MANCHESTER, ME | Bernie Monegain | May 10, 2006 | 00:00 AM
A $1 million challenge grant and the hiring of an executive director are enabling Maine's healthcare data exchange project, called HealthInfoNet, to move ahead by two giant steps, according to t... More
NASHVILLE, TN | Bernie Monegain | May 8, 2006 | 00:00 AM
Computer giant Dell plans to go live later this month with personal health records for as many of its 25,000 U.S. employees who want to use them. Dell officials announced the initiat... More
MENLO PARK, CA | Bernie Monegain | May 5, 2006 | 00:00 AM
Aging Baby Boomers are pegged as the major drivers of a rapid movement toward remote patient monitoring, according to a study by Spyglass Consulting Group, based in Menlo Park, Calif. Boome... More
LIVINGSTON, NJ | Bernie Monegain | May 5, 2006 | 00:00 AM
After three years of rolling out various pieces of Pyxis technology from Cardinal Health and establishing best practices for checking drugs that come in and out of the pharmacy, pharmacists at St. Bar... More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | May 5, 2006 | 00:00 AM
To make sure Northwestern Memorial Hospital here will be able to support an increasing number of mobile devices - cell phones, Blackberries, lap tops, and PDAs - the IT team is overseeing the implemen... More
DENVER | Bernie Monegain | May 5, 2006 | 00:00 AM
The Medical Group Management Association has organized its first healthcare information technology forums with the intent of helping its membership adopt electronic medical records.Two two-da... More
SAN JOSE, CA | Bernie Monegain | May 5, 2006 | 00:00 AM
A pay-for-performance project aimed at encouraging healthcare IT adoption by Silicon Valley physicians, is going well, with few snags to resolve, Jeffrey Rideout, MD, said. Rideout is Cisco... More
NEW YORK | Bernie Monegain | May 4, 2006 | 00:00 AM
A new study released by the Commonwealth Fund spotlights the continuing information technology gap between small and large physician practices. The study, "Adoptio... More
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA | Bernie Monegain | May 4, 2006 | 00:00 AM
Call it the Quicken approach to managing healthcare information. Healthcare technology company Ingenix has teamed up with Intuit, the company that brought Quicken and TurboTax to the world of personal... More
CAMBRIDGE, MA | Bernie Monegain | May 1, 2006 | 00:00 AM
CareGroup Healthcare System, which includes Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, has tackled the stress that the growing number of applications was placing on its network - and on its... More
CHICAGO | Bernie Monegain | April 21, 2006 | 00:00 AM
To make sure Northwestern Memorial Hospital can support an increasing number of mobile devices, the IT team is overseeing the implementation of a wireless system that is designed to support the hospit... More
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA | Bernie Monegain | April 14, 2006 | 00:00 AM
Call it the Quicken approach to managing healthcare information. Healthcare technology company Ingenix has teamed up with Intuit, the company that brought Quicken and TurboTax to the world of personal... More