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By Bill Siwicki 09:08 am February 22, 2017
The vendor is aiming to reduce the millions of preventable health emergencies resulting from dangerous medication combinations as well as increase adherence to medications patients are not taking as prescribed.
By Bill Siwicki 07:25 am February 22, 2017
IT staffing structures and experiences in provider sites outside the hospital point to a need to address challenges faced by these providers, the study finds.
By Bill Siwicki 07:17 am February 22, 2017
The Near Field Communications integration with existing Telmediq tech will automate nurse and physician workflows with the aim of reducing administrative overhead and improving patient care.
By Bill Siwicki 07:07 am February 22, 2017
Capturing documents at the point of care using the companies’ new Solarity Connector on a Lexmark multifunction printer can enable healthcare facilities to meet a Stage 7 requirement, Lexmark said.

Dave Bennett of Orion and John Walsh of Horizon BCBS speaking during HIMSS17 in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Susan Morse 05:25 pm February 21, 2017
Orion Health’s Dave Bennett says, ‘Data is going to drive healthcare.'

Molly MacHarris, program lead at the Quality Measurement & Value-Based Incentive Group at CMS, speaking at HIMSS17 on Tuesday.

By Mike Miliard 05:22 pm February 21, 2017
At HIMSS17, clinicians get a primer on details of two of the more IT-focused components.

Michael Rutty, a legal subject matter expert at Actiance with Fox News contributor Kevin Campbell, MD, talking at HIMSS17 in Orlando on Tuesday.

By Henry Powderly 05:20 pm February 21, 2017
New legal precedents mean physicians should be very smart about leveraging platforms like Twitter and Facebook.
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Medfusion CEO Kimberly Labow

By Bill Siwicki 05:09 pm February 21, 2017
The deal brings patient self-scheduling technology to Medfusion’s product suite.
By Henry Powderly 01:31 pm February 21, 2017
Frost & Sullivan analysis shows that uncertainty in policy will make negotiations tougher as new technology advances.

Dale Nordenberg at HIMSS17

By Jessica Davis 01:09 pm February 21, 2017
Hospitals have recognized the need to fix flaws in connected devices but solutions will require a sustained effort.

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