By Bill Siwicki 09:42 pm February 01, 2016
A new module will enable users to snap pictures with smartphones and tablets and then saving them to the Carestream platform and integrating them with an EHR.
Edward Marx, vice president at the Advisory Board Company, will be speaking to the Nursing Informatics Symposium at HIMSS16, with a closing keynote titled, "Looking Towards the Future; Imagine the Possibilities."
By Diana Manos 09:28 pm February 01, 2016
Though longtime CIO Edward Marx, vice president at the Advisory Board Company, has won several awards as leader in the health IT sector, according to him it's nurses who should be the most recognized in healthcare.
University of Nebraska Medical Center parent Nebraska Medicine has earned Stage 7 from HIMSS.
By Jessica Davis 09:00 pm February 01, 2016
Nebraska Medicine, comprising the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Bellevue Medical Center and UNMC Physicians, will be recognized at the 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition in Las Vegas for achieving Stage 7.
By Mike Miliard 08:34 pm February 01, 2016
The model will use risk stratification to help identify Medicare patients most at risk of a first heart attack or stroke in the next year.
By Bernie Monegain 07:40 pm February 01, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Office of the National Coordinator announced Monday that CMS would extend the deadline for commenting on quality reporting and certification of EHR products.
Donald Trump Backyard Photo Sign at Night - West Des Moines, Iowa
By Jack McCarthy 07:11 pm February 01, 2016
While the Republican candidates mostly spar over how they will repeal Obamacare, Democrats say they would build on the existing reform.
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By Battelle 04:45 pm February 01, 2016
(SPONSORED) Health may be priceless, but healthcare is not. With medical costs on the rise, insurance companies and government payers are increasingly asking pharmaceutical companies and device manufacturers to prove--and quantify--the value of their therapies.
Zika virus could be following in the footsteps of dengue and chikungunya, which are also transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
By Mike Miliard 04:35 pm February 01, 2016
As the Zika virus spreads from South America to the United States, epidemiologist and public health expert Christine Hockett says disease surveillance technology is key to protecting against it.
Seattle Children's Hospital named Jeff Brown senior vice president and chief information officer.
By Jessica Davis 04:07 pm February 01, 2016
Jeff Brown has been appointed senior vice president and chief information officer of Seattle Children's, the hospital announced today. He has filled the interim CIO position since April 2015. Brown joined Seattle Children's from Lawrence General Hospital in Massachusetts in April 2015.
ACOs should dive deeper into analytics to determine the best program implementations for performance improvements.
By Jessica Davis 03:59 pm February 01, 2016
ACO quality measures were enhanced by pay-for-performance programs, according to the JAMA network, but providers also need advanced technologies, interventions, and close contact with patients. 

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