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May 16, 2013
Ed Ricks, CIO of Beaufort Memorial Hospital in South Carolina, discusses the impact of health reform on health IT with Healthcare IT News Associate Editor Erin McCann.
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May 16, 2013
Ed Ricks, CIO of Beaufort Memorial Hospital in South Carolina, discusses the impact of health reform on health IT with Healthcare IT News Associate Editor Erin McCann.
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April 11, 2013
Denver Health and Hospital Authority CIO Gregg Veltri discusses the biggest achievements made in health IT in the past decade with Healthcare IT News Associate Editor Erin McCann.
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April 11, 2013
Denver Health and Hospital Authority CIO Gregg Veltri discusses the biggest achievements made in health IT in the past decade with Healthcare IT News Associate Editor Erin McCann.
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November 15, 2012
A new survey released Thursday sheds light on health IT trends currently affecting the industry, with data showing that interoperability and costs are chief concerns for healthcare providers.
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November 14, 2012
Optimizing patient flow throughout various healthcare settings continues to be a critical objective for hospitals, with nearly a third of industry officials planning to invest in patient flow solutions.
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November 13, 2012
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Tuesday the first batch of the HHS External Innovation Fellows, who -- over the next year -- will be working on projects focused on solving critical healthcare problems.
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November 09, 2012
Mobile health is poised for a promising future, according to a recent Pew Research report, which finds that more than half of all smartphone owners currently use their devices to view health information.
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November 08, 2012
In what's been billed as a first for the state of Delaware, immunization records from a physician's office have been electronically transmitted to the Division of Public Health through the Delaware Health Information Network (DHIN), officials announced Thursday.
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November 07, 2012
With President Barack Obama scoring a big victory Tuesday night, earning many more than the 270 electoral votes he needed for reelection, the healthcare industry is responding to the outcome, and the impact it may have on the future of care delivery.
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November 06, 2012
Health IT may promise a new paradigm of patient care, but it's also fraught with complexity and the potential for error. A new report from ECRI Institute outlines the top 10 health technology hazards for 2013, and health IT systems are disconcertingly close to the top.
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November 06, 2012
Twitter, the much beloved social networking site, is set to take on disease outbreaks, after the collaborative efforts of three informaticists yielded a new Web-based application tool available to public health officials.
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November 06, 2012
The demands of meeting meaningful use measures within the HHS's established timeframe has industry CIOs strapped and left facing serious IT staff shortages, according to the findings of an October CHIME survey.
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November 06, 2012
Out of sight, out of mind, the familiar proverb goes. The people of Haiti know this; they live this. After the 2010 earthquake that decimated the country, killing some 316,000 Haitians and leaving some one million homeless, an influx of outside aid poured into the country. Today, much of that promised money has yet to materialize, and most aid groups have vacated. Haiti still remains the poorest and most disease-ravaged country in the Western Hemisphere.
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November 05, 2012
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has established a new online database aiming to recruit "highly qualified workgroup members" for Federal Advisory Committees, according to a notice in the Federal Register.
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November 05, 2012
Colorado's newest Medicaid program, the Accountable Care Collaborative (ACC), has shown considerable promise in its first year of operations -- significantly reducing hospital readmissions, improving patient outcomes and saving the state as much as $30 million, according to a November agency report.
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November 02, 2012
New Hampshire's Merrimack County Superior Court issued an order Thursday requiring Exeter Hospital to provide access to its electronic medical record database, so public health officials can continue their investigation into a major hepatitis C outbreak.
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November 02, 2012
With the support of health information technology, astute preparation by staff and, yes, even some good old-fashioned luck, hospitals and health systems along Hurricane Sandy's path emerged from the storm relatively unscathed.
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November 01, 2012
In the crippling aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC) has activated a 24/7 emergency response system to support healthcare-critical infrastructure protection, mitigation and recovery.
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October 31, 2012
A new project by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) aims to examine the relationship between health information technology and ambulatory workflows, according to the agency's Oct. 31 Federal Register notice.
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