Emergency responders to California wildfire used a patient lookup system to harness volunteer providers
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.
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.
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.
12:26 pm December 10, 2018
Telemedicine technology has reduced patient no-shows by 50 percent, limited new patient wait times to less than 48 hours, and saved $150,000 in overhead in six months.
03:51 pm December 07, 2018
With EHR frustrations at a boiling point and physician burnout at epidemic levels, it's time to rethink the way IT is designed, developed and deployed to better enable a human touch, says one clinician.
01:02 pm December 06, 2018
The top award from HIMSS was given for the community health center’s efforts surrounding health IT and screening for colorectal cancer.
05:22 pm December 05, 2018
The spike in physician jobs is outpacing the strong economy, and that means it's time for hospitals to prepare for even fewer doctors to choose from.
02:35 pm November 30, 2018
Its Elastic Inference and SageMaker platforms provide health systems with scalable and powerful ways to process large datasets, while the new Comprehend Medical tool delves into unstructured data.
12:23 pm November 30, 2018
Eighty percent of users say the technology saves them time, and three out of four believe it has reduced errors.
08:00 am November 23, 2018
From the research lab to the bedside to the back office, AI and machine learning are transforming the ways we think about care and how we develop treatments.