Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

CommonWell Health Alliance highlighted its progress with Carequality in a presentation at HIMSS18. (Credit: Twitter)

By Mike Miliard 01:29 pm November 19, 2018
Hospitals and health systems using IT from CommonWell member companies will be able to bilaterally exchange patient data within their EHR workflows.
health IT priorities Europe
By Tom Sullivan 12:52 pm November 14, 2018
New research from HIMSS Analytics finds widespread interest in patient-generated data and interoperability, along with a need for tech talent and bigger cybersecurity budgets.
HIMSS AsiaPac 18
By Dean Koh 03:02 am November 13, 2018
Military health leaders from Australia, Singapore & the UK came together at the inaugural International Military Health IT plenary at HIMSS AsiaPac 18 in Brisbane to discuss the key challenges in their respective military health systems.
By Mike Miliard 09:44 am November 12, 2018
The company will be combined with Veritas-owned Virence Health, but will continue operating under the athenahealth name and keep its Watertown, Massachusetts, headquarters. Virence CEO Bob Segert will lead it.
By Mike Miliard 03:09 pm November 09, 2018
Pacific Dental Services, the first dental support organization to implement Epic's comprehensive health record, will leverage the technology to improve care coordination.
By Mike Miliard 03:54 pm November 06, 2018
With IT deployments broadening and deepening worldwide, a new report assesses unique preferences in Canada, Europe, Latin America, Middle East and AsiaPac countries.

Francis Crick Institute, London; Credit: Willy Barton / Shutterstock.com

By Leontina Postelnicu 07:00 am November 06, 2018
Ten UK health tech start-ups to receive £40,000 through KQ accelerator
NYC H+H Epic EHR
By Beth Jones Sanborn 04:16 pm November 01, 2018
The multi-year project involved the abrupt departure of a CMIO, at least one delay and new IT leadership.

Cambridge University Hospitals nurse using a handheld device integrated within the Epic EPR to administer medication; Source: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

By Leontina Postelnicu 08:10 am November 01, 2018
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH) has become the first NHS trust and the first Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) to be revalidated against the new Stage 6 HIMSS Analytics international Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) standards that came into force at the beginning of the year.
By Mike Miliard 04:16 pm October 30, 2018
As MHS Genesis moves past Pacific Northwest pilot sites and into the next phase in California, work at the VA "is only beginning."

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