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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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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Precyse Solutions, which specializes in health information management, and M*Modal, which develops speech understanding and natural language processing technologies, have teamed up to help the Geisinger Health System improve clinical documentation and coding accuracy.
February 11, 2011
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McGraw-Hill has announced the availability of the textbook Ganong's Review of Medical Physiology, 23rd Edition for the iPad.
February 10, 2011
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HealthPoint, a network of 12 not-for-profit clinics in suburban Seattle, reaped significant cost savings by consolidating IT that was spread throughout seven of the network's 12 facilities.
February 2, 2011
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Electronic health records will move from the purchasing stage to adoption, and CPOE will get a real world spin. Those are among the top 10 healthcare provider predictions from IDC Health Insight analysts Judy Hanover and Lynn Dunbrack.
January 25, 2011
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The charter tenants for Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center (Cleveland MMCC) were introduced this past Friday, at a groundbreaking held in front of more than 600 business, civic, community, and political leaders.
January 18, 2011
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Precyse Solutions, which specializes in health information management, and M*Modal, which develops speech understanding and natural language processing (NLP) technologies, have joined with Geisinger Health System for a first-of-its-kind partnership to improve clinical documentation and coding accuracy.
January 12, 2011
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Despite evidence indicating that doctors are doing worse this year compared to last, job satisfaction has increased, with doctors citing new technology as a contributing factor, according to a new survey.
January 11, 2011
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iKnowMed announced that Cancer Centers of North Carolina - Asheville (CCNCA), an affiliate of the United Network of US Oncology with two practices serving North Carolina, has implemented its EMR for its electronic medical record (EMR) system.
January 6, 2011
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IBM and Premier healthcare alliance plan to integrate health information from across hospitals and other healthcare sites, creating a model that Premier and IBM executives say will benefit more than 2,400 hospitals and thousands of other healthcare sites.
January 6, 2011
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