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clinical documentation challenges

Andrea Hall is the director of clinical informatics at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and will be speaking at HIMSS18 on March 8.

By Jonah Comstock 09:31 am February 14, 2018
Shawnee Mission Medical Center has different EHRs in separate care settings and that means informaticists have to accommodate varying workflows so they created a flexible system to manage it.
AI analytics

Chris DeRienzo, chief quality officer at Asheville, North Carolina-based Mission Health, will be speaking at HIMSS18 on March 8.

By Mike Miliard 09:29 am February 12, 2018
Thinking strategically about people and process that include adaptive workflows with strong informatics leadership are key to success.
Nursing Informatics Symposium
By Jeff Lagasse 09:13 am February 12, 2018
Speakers at the daylong preconference event will address the roles nurses play in public health, and documentation challenges.
Cerner Millennium EHR

Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Missouri. Credit: Google Maps

By Bernie Monegain 05:00 pm February 09, 2018
The organizations will also form a collaborative team to work together on the deployment.
telehealth

The emergency department at Huntington Hospital in New York. Credit: Northwell Health

By Jessica Davis 09:54 am February 08, 2018
A partnership with Philips’ eICU and LiveOnNY is helping the massive New York health system tackle the organ supply shortage in New York.
clinical workflow

Credit: Twitter

By Mike Miliard 11:48 am February 07, 2018
The company is focused on improved clinical workflow and easier patient access as it transitions away from traditional printers and copiers.
patient-centered care
By Bernie Monegain 03:25 pm February 06, 2018
But building the new model of care plans is a difficult task, Mass General geriatrician Terry O’Malley says.
Secure communications enhance clinical care
By Susan Morse 12:48 pm February 02, 2018
The Hospital for Special Surgery began working last year to centralize the call center management and to move messages from pagers to a secure cell phone.
antimicrobial stewardship

Methodist Hospital in Arcadia, California. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 02:15 pm January 29, 2018
Methodist Hospital of Southern California moved from a time-consuming, paper-based system to now completing mandated antibiotic rules on all patients in less than four hours.
FHIR standards

A snapshot of the VisualDx app. Credit: Google Play

By Bill Siwicki 05:27 pm January 26, 2018
Physicians at one Missouri health system are using the app to quickly reach conclusions and move forward with the best care options, its CMIO says.

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