Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

How one physician practice was transformed by EHR-embedded telehealth

The athenaTelehealth system, integrated into the vendor's EHR.

By Bill Siwicki 01:40 pm June 16, 2020
Blue Ridge Medical Group is using a new virtual-care tool from athenahealth, which, among other things, enables the doctor to document directly to the EHR during a telehealth visit.
By Susan Morse 09:45 am June 16, 2020
The grant allows Newport Mental Health to analyze trends and integrate multiple sources of data to address needs, improve outcomes and reduce costs.
By Kat Jercich 03:11 pm June 15, 2020
Epic worked with the health system to deploy the electronic health record virtually, in response to enduring travel and social distancing restrictions around COVID-19.
By Kat Jercich 12:13 pm June 11, 2020
The cloud IT company said it developed the athenaTelehealth technology in response to a 3,400% uptick in telehealth visits across its customer network from mid-February to April.
Professional going over paperwork with a client, who reads a tablet
By Kat Jercich 11:55 am June 10, 2020
According to a new JAMA study, patients reported finding mistakes in diagnoses, medical history, medications and more – and practitioners were not always open to correcting the errors.
Kristin Myers, Mount Sinai Health CIO
By Mike Miliard 12:26 pm June 09, 2020
Kristin Myers, who began at the New York health system as Director of IT in 2004, will also serve as dean for information technology.
Evanston Hospital
By Mike Miliard 02:47 pm June 08, 2020
The Chicago area health system has expanded its DNA-10K precision medicine program by integrating detailed pharmacogenomic information into its EHR workflows.
By Kat Jercich 02:11 pm June 08, 2020
A report released from the GAO said the agency's modernization efforts are leaving out critical participants whose know-how could help with design, functionality and implementation.
By Tammy Lovell 12:24 pm June 08, 2020
Contracts reveal NHS shared personal patient details with Microsoft, Google, Palantir and Faculty.
By Tonya Stewart 02:05 am June 08, 2020
Experts from the UAE, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the US shed light on the “information challenge” faced by health professionals during the COVID-19 pandemic.