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Indiana EHR update to fight opioid crisis

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb speaking at the RNC in 2016.

By Mike Miliard 12:27 pm August 29, 2017
The program can be used by physicians and pharmacists to help prevent doctor shopping and fraudulent prescriptions.
intermountain EHR to help reduce opioid prescriptions
By Mike Miliard 12:40 pm August 24, 2017
New prompts set into EHR help clinicians think more critically about how they help patients manage pain.
 order sets in Epic EHR
By Mike Miliard 02:08 pm August 09, 2017
Two-way data sharing can help hospitals gain ground on quality improvement initiatives.
track social determinants through EHRs
By Kaiser Health News 10:56 am August 07, 2017
Giving doctors more information about the home life of each patient will push health care in a new direction — away from more high-priced treatments.
Nuance Petya attack
By Jessica Davis 01:30 pm July 28, 2017
Officials of the voice and language tool provider said 75 percent of its clients are once again able to use its eScription LH platform.
By Healthcare IT News 09:21 am July 24, 2017
We're looking for healthcare leaders laying the strategic framework for their organizations' long-term financial survivability.
data breach recovery
By Bernie Monegain 02:19 pm July 05, 2017
Average cost per lost or stolen record is less for organizations employing BCM, group finds.
By Mike Miliard 03:05 pm June 28, 2017
Moving beyond the PDF, the medical center enables precision CDS for advanced oncology.
Rhode Island population health program

Morrow Long photo via Wiki Commons

By Mike Miliard 02:47 pm June 23, 2017
Rhode Island Quality Institute and Integra Community Care Network harness data to prevent emergency department readmissions and manage chronic conditions.
Medicrea Group wins FDA clearance for AI-based spine surgery tech
By Bill Siwicki 01:21 pm June 19, 2017
The company’s new health IT in part uses analytics and machine learning to assist spine surgeons and help create personalized implants.

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