Clinical

UC San Diego Health opens California’s first senior ER unit
By Bill Siwicki 01:02 pm January 10, 2019
The Gary and Mary West Emergency Department is designed specially for geriatric patients who may be fragile and confused upon entering an ER.
At HIMSS19, HSBlox will debut blockchain tech for clinical trials
By Bill Siwicki 12:41 pm January 10, 2019
Digital Sample Manager leverages distributed ledger technology to bring improved visibility, transparency and tracking to the chain of custody in clinical trials.
Excel Medical Epic
By Diana Manos 12:14 pm January 09, 2019
The medical device integration tool can deliver data to clinicians within Epic’s workflow.
U of Iowa saves $600,000 a year with new radiology workflow

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

By Bill Siwicki 01:03 pm January 08, 2019
The provider organization created the position of reading room coordinator who relieves the resident or radiologists from administrative tasks so they can concentrate on reading the imaging exam.
By Diana Manos 11:51 am January 08, 2019
Companies said the resulting product will enable a network of technology equipped research clinicians.
2019 planner.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 05:58 pm December 31, 2018
By 2020, supply chain expenses will eclipse labor as the new number one cost in healthcare, one expert says.
By Mike Miliard 01:47 pm December 31, 2018
Partners HealthCare researchers show how they mine override comments to detect areas where clinical decision support systems could be improved.
NASA Earth Observatory image of Camp fire by Joshua Stevens
By Beth Jones Sanborn 05:04 pm December 14, 2018
The tool, Patient Unified Lookup System, enabled volunteers to access patient information and and deliver quality care, especially medication.
Edward Klatt, a pathology expert at Mercer University School of Medicine
By Beth Jones Sanborn 03:26 pm December 12, 2018
Edward Klatt, a pathology expert at Mercer University School of Medicine says system leaders must be all in on promoting better coping skills.
Two doctors talking.
By Beth Jones Sanborn 04:42 pm December 11, 2018
The problem was the web of multiple EMRs that complicated the process and created dramatic variances in the way referrals were processed.

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