Enterprise Content Management

 Document management systems are used to store and maintain electronic documents or images of paper documents. These systems make it easier for healthcare providers and administrators to access and track patient and organizational data. Enterprise document management is touted as a key part of the effort to create an integrated and comprehensive view of both the patient and the continuum of care.

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The American Academy of Family Physicians and e-prescribing network Surescripts have introduced a new messaging system to provide doctors across the country with a way to securely communicate with each other.
March 22, 2011
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HP Enterprise Services and the Oklahoma Health Care Authority have signed a seven-year, $281 million IT and information services contract aimed at preparing SoonerCare, the state’s Medicaid program, for federal health reform mandates.
March 22, 2011
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As the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT’s Beacon Communities focus on using IT to improve the quality and efficiency of care, they also have a rare opportunity to spur regional economic growth by making use of private-sector systems and technology.
March 22, 2011
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A poll conducted by Black Book Rankings, a division of the market research firm Brown-Wilson Group, ranked the top EMR vendors for radiology, pathology, oncology and cardiology.
March 17, 2011
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Those familiar with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Recovery Audit Contractor program say the RAC audits haven't been as bad as was predicted when the controversial program was launched in late 2009.
March 16, 2011
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Merge Healthcare and Fysicon have announced that they are expanding their existing partnership to improve their image management portfolio for the BeNeLux market.
March 15, 2011
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A new study from the Ponemon Institute, sponsored by Experian, finds that almost 1.5 million Americans are victims of medical identity theft - an increase from last year. While consumers grasp the importance of protecting their medical and personal information, it reports, few take the precautions to avoid medical ID theft.
March 15, 2011
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Hospital executives and patients agree that healthcare needs a revamp, and they're looking to information technology to make that happen, according to a recent survey. But when it comes to their technology desires and concerns there are some differences.
March 7, 2011
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ETIAM, a Cambridge, Mass.-based provider of medical imaging connectivity solutions, announced that a healthcare cooperative group in Brittany and a group of six hospitals in the Charente-Maritime department of France will use the company’s Secure Medical Networking (SMN) technology.
February 24, 2011
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As the government gears up to develop standards for meaningful use Stages 2 and 3, the American Medical Association and MITRE Corporation, on behalf of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, are working on a project to help test the collection of population health "in the real world."
February 22, 2011
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HIMSS officials have announced a partnership with a new healthcare conference aimed at educating physicians and patients through regional collaboration. The new conference, debuting this November, has an ambitious schedule that will eventually feature 10 six-day conferences each year across the country.
February 22, 2011
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MedPlus, the healthcare information technology subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics, has unveiled the next release of its Care360 EHR solution, designed to significantly enhance its interoperability by supporting specifications established by the Direct Project under the coordination of the ONC.
February 18, 2011
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