Bernie Monegain | May 7, 2007 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON - Healthcare information technology is likely to play a critical role in implementing the patient safety solutions the World Health Organization released last week, said... More
Bernie Monegain | May 2, 2007 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON - A new national survey shows U.S. adults believe in the benefits of an electronic medical record and would prefer to deal with physicians and insurance companies that use digital rec... More
Bernie Monegain | May 2, 2007 | 00:00 AM
WASHINGTON - With a revolutionary name, a founder with deep pockets and recognizable partners in Colin Powell and Carly Fiorina, Steve Case's Revolution Health's Web site... More
Bernie Monegain | May 1, 2007 | 00:00 AM
ALEXANDRIA, VA - SureScripts' half-million-dollar acquisition of MedAvant's pharmacy processing business announced today means 5,000-10,000 more physicians will have electronic access to 1... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
CHICAGO - The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, the professional organization known for staging the biggest conference and exhibition in the healthcare IT industry each year... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
BALTIMORE - The Johns Hopkins Health System will implement Microsoft's Azyxxi platform and applications to better measure performance and improve patient care.... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
HUNTINGTON, WV - It was all hands on deck last month as the staff, clinicians and information technology personnel at Cabell Huntington Hospital here started to put a new clinical information sy... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
CHICAGO - Reducing medical errors is the top reason for implementing information technology at healthcare delivery systems across the country, according to the 18th annual HIMSS Leadership surve... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
EDGEWOOD, KY - St. Elizabeth Medical Center, a three-hospital network in Northern Kentucky, is offering point-of-care data while tightening up its billing. The hospitals implemented Thomson... More
Bernie Monegain | April 30, 2007 | 00:00 AM
BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne Medical Center, with Newark Bay on one side and Upper New York Bay on the other, has completed a wireless link to its sister hospital on Staten Island, 2 1... More
Bernie Monegain | April 26, 2007 | 00:00 AM
BOSTON - Partners HealthCare, whose affiliate physicians write 3.6 million prescriptions a year on paper or faxes, is poised for a system-wide rollout of an electronic prescribing system that it... More
Bernie Monegain | April 26, 2007 | 00:00 AM
AUGUSTA, ME - Maine's health information exchange, HealthInfoNet, has selected 3M Health Information Systems to provide the interoperability needed to build its statewide health in... More