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February 18, 2005
networking initiatives form and take shape, a growing number of statewide initiatives are under consideration.As of early 2005, at least 15 states have some form of electronic h...
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February 09, 2005
As healthcare organizations boost their data-processing capabilities, they're realizing that it comes with a consequence. While gathering and extrapolating data is conducive to better healthcare, the...
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January 27, 2005
Vantage Point sells throughout healthcare With the recent purchases of its SmartCare healthcare data warehouse/mining software by a major regional insurer and by a state government, Connec...
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January 25, 2005
Back in the day, when every call among the 22 offices of Queens-Long Island Medical Group cost good money, and patients often were asked to hang up and dial another number to reach their doctor, phone...
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January 25, 2005
Skyscape collects, retrofits PDAs for Africa New York-based Skyscape, a mobile medical information company, is collecting used personal digital assistants (PDAs) to...
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December 10, 2004
Investigations of bid rigging and contingent commissions among healthcare brokers and carriers by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and other officials have highlighted the need for greater over...
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November 26, 2004
Regional health information organizations, or RHIOs, are emerging as one important strategy in the country's overall plan for speeding the adoption of healthcare information technology....
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November 05, 2004
Preparation is continuing on a project to test the use of electronic claims attachments in New York. Funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and operated b...
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November 01, 2004
Despite the high cost of implementation for electronic health records, a majority of executives at large healthcare organizations believe the applications will eventually produce savings, recent surve...
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October 27, 2004
Davies awards for EMRs go to four practices The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) has announced the winners of the 2004...
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October 27, 2004
A new study from Manhattan Research reveals that many physician practices remain skeptical about the benefits associated with point-of-care technologies."We must work to break down barriers of skeptic...
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October 18, 2004
Congressional bipartisan support remains strong for legislation supporting healthcare information technology, says Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the House. Speaking at a...
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October 08, 2004
A new breed of software promises to help hospitals make decisions on staffing based on patient care needs. With most hospitals facing a shortage of qualified nursing person...
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October 04, 2004
"A beautiful example of pure patient safety." That's how one doctor described the industry's response to last week'sunexpected blockbuster recall of Merck's popular inflamm...
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September 30, 2004
Pilot project to analyze claims attachments The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved funding for a proposal by the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) Fo...
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September 30, 2004
The directors of CareDecision and KCWG Pharmaceutical Solutions, CareGeneration and FutureCom Global have proposed a merger to form NEXT GENeSYS Corp. The merger is expecte...
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September 10, 2004
Emergency help for technology choices EMedHome.com, an educational Web site in emergency medicine, launched its new technology resource page. Until now, emerg...
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August 30, 2004
Predictive modeling (PM) is no longer a nascent market, with PM-strategy conferences being organized, more sophisticated RFPs being sent out and more interest among health plans....
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August 18, 2004
At first glance, the formula for quantifying a return on investment for electronic medical records looks like an Albert Einstein equation: ROI = TCO. But quantifying the total cost of ownership for EM...
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August 17, 2004
A new organization, with several industry heavyweights participating, is hoping to provide information and support to boost the cause of electronic prescribing.Café Rx also hopes to become the voice...
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