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UK | Dillan Yogendra | March 25, 2014 | 07:36 AM
With the internet key to today's lifestyle in the U.K., the best way forward is to have a doctor on a computer, signed into a network of patients in the same way many are connected to Facebook friends and Twitter followers. More
Diana Manos | March 25, 2014 | 05:40 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
Learn what one doctor did to combat "note bloat" and get the most out of his health network's EHR. This physician, CMIO and CIO is used to pointing out problems and making sure they get fixed. More
Mike Miliard | March 24, 2014 | 11:03 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Policy and Legislation
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has launched a dozen projects that will develop strategies and suggestions for various facets of Stage 3 meaningful use. More
Erin McCann | March 24, 2014 | 10:53 AM | Privacy and Security, Quality and Safety
It's not only federal HIPAA privacy and security violations that may end up costing industry groups a pretty penny. There's also state privacy laws to heed. Case in point is what recently transpired at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. More
WASHINGTON | Chris Nerney | March 24, 2014 | 09:50 AM | Meaningful Use, Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE)
Provider uncertainty is hindering the implementation of the Designated Test EHR Program, a data exchange initiative launched earlier this year by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. More
MEMPHIS, TN | Bernie Monegain | March 24, 2014 | 06:24 AM | Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Methodist Healthcare, an integrated health system in Memphis, Tenn., is giving its revenue cycle management a boost by automating its paper-based practices. More
Anthony Brino | March 21, 2014 | 10:55 AM | Quality and Safety
An open source software program created with the help of the Office of the National Coordinator is now federally certified and ready to be used as a population health tool. More
FRANKLIN, TN | Mike Miliard | March 21, 2014 | 10:49 AM | Business Intelligence, Electronic Health Records, Cloud Computing
Buckling under the weight of $750 million in debt, voice recognition and medical transcription company M*Modal has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. More
Donna S. Charles | March 21, 2014 | 10:38 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records
Hospital executives are faced with numerous challenges related to healthcare reform in general and the Affordable Care Act in particular. Strategic decisions about how to address these challenges will significantly impact not only the financial and clinical... More
Erin McCann | March 21, 2014 | 06:20 AM | Electronic Health Records, Quality and Safety
Here's another reason why those multi-million dollar electronic health record systems might be finally paying off, in terms of lives potentially saved. According to new research, EHRs can be used to predict the early stages of sepsis, which is... More
NEW YORK | Mike Miliard | March 21, 2014 | 06:00 AM | Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Cloud Computing
The latest deployment of IBM's cognitive computing technology is at the New York Genome Center, where Watson will help oncologists speed their research for personalized cancer care.
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Benjamin Harris | March 20, 2014 | 03:32 PM
How time flies when you're tweeting! Twitter recently granted us the ability to go back in time and see users' first tweets. Here are some of our favorite first tweets from notable names in health IT. More