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October 25, 2010
Katie Carolan, director of operations at Baltimore-based Health Record Services (HRS), spends a lot of time giving presentations at state American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) shows and talking to her own clients about the looming switch to ICD-10. How prepared are people to meet the October 2013 deadline?
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September 28, 2010
There is "no distinction between information management and healthcare," said Peter Salgo, MD, associate director of surgical intensive care at Presbyterian Hospital in New York, in his rousing presentation at AHIMA on Tuesday. And the people who know how to synthesize, store, and integrate medical information will lead the massive healthcare changes of the 21st century.
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September 28, 2010
"We're at an inflection point," said Paul Tang, MD, vice president and chief medical information officer at Palo Alto Medical Foundation, in his keynote speech at AHIMA on Tuesday. "For once, the stars are aligned."
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September 28, 2010
Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin learned a few things in her old job running the Bayou La Batre Rural Health Clinic in Alabama. First, the job didn't just entail "sewing up the shark bites" - there were plenty of "land sharks" (regulators and red-tape dispensers) to fend off, too. Second, EHRs are an absolute must-have.
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September 28, 2010
Just Associates, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in patient data integrity solutions for the health information management (HIM), health informatics and health information technology (HIT) markets, today unveiled IDMaster, an innovative software solution designed to optimize workflow when reviewing and validating potential duplicate patient records.
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September 27, 2010
For the most part, electronic health records are terrific. But they're far from perfect. And providers implementing EHRs shouldn't expect them to be problem-vanquishing panaceas, said Ann Meehan and Julia Kendrick of Nashville's Ardent Health Services.
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September 27, 2010
A lot of attention is paid to the medical and technological ramifications of the EHR. But not enough is devoted to the legal ones. That was the message at an AHIMA session Monday, "The Impact of the Electronic Health Record on Litigation and in the Courtroom."
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September 27, 2010
Bonnie Cassidy, vice president of HIM product management at Reston, Va.-based QuadraMed and the president-elect of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), sat down with Healthcare IT News at AHIMA's 82nd annual convention and exhibit to talk about the importance of the health information management profession, and her vision for the future.
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September 27, 2010
The 82nd annual AHIMA convention and exhibition is in full swing today with education sessions slated on topics that include, electronic health records, ICD-10, employment opportunities in the field of healthcare informatics, and the changing role of health information management.
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September 08, 2010
There will be no shortage of hot-button discussion topics at the 82nd annual convention and exhibition of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) in Orlando from Sept. 25-30.
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September 08, 2010
Orlando Health is rolling out a Web-based decision support checklist tool to assist physicians with diagnosis decisions.

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August 13, 2010
Orlando Health will implement a Web-based decision support checklist tool to assist physicians with diagnosis decisions.
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July 16, 2010
WellCity, Inc., a wellness-related social network and subsidiary of WellTek, Inc., today announced a strategic partnership with XOOMA Worldwide, a global network marketing company, in which the two companies have collaborated to bring more than 200,000 new users, cutting edge wellness products, a robust infrastructure and a major distribution system into WellCity.
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July 09, 2010
Webmedx, an Atlanta-based medical transcription service provider today announced The Freedom of Speech Founder's Award program denoting the first hospitals in the nation to successfully implement front-end speech recognition in the acute care environment within a single workflow. The company will present the award during the AHIMA National Convention and Exhibit at the Webmedx Booth #2125 at the Gaylord Palms Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
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June 03, 2010
WellTek, Inc., a global health, fitness and wellness company, today announced that it has acquired a 51% controlling interest in WellCity, Inc.
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February 17, 2010
The Kramer Group announced that Gwinnett Health System, comprising a three hospital integrated delivery network in Lawrenceville, GA, selected RQi enterprise (Registration Quality Improvement), its web-based revenue cycle solution designed to detect and flag errors for correction during the registration process.
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February 09, 2010
Orlando Health has added Quality and Compliance Analytics (QCA), developed by MedeAnalytics.
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December 28, 2009
MedeAnalytics, a provider of healthcare performance management solutions, announced that adoption of the company’s Patient Access Intelligence solution by hospitals around the country has been robust since its introduction earlier this year and continues to grow, according to Mike Gallagher, chief executive officer of MedeAnalytics.
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December 15, 2009
NCG Medical announces that their Electronic Health Record, Perfect Care EHR has been inspected by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) and is Preliminary ARRA 2011 certified, meeting proposed Federal standards supporting the achievement of 22 of 26 proposed 2011-2012 Meaningful Use Objectives for Eligible Providers under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA).
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October 16, 2009
7 Medical Systems has announced that the University of Minnesota Boynton Health Service has adopted the company's PACS service to improve the quality of care for its undergraduate and graduate population of more than 65,000 students.
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