Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

Apple Health Records iPhone
By Nathan Eddy 10:11 am April 11, 2019
The iPhone app enables patients to access data about medications, immunizations, labs and receive notifications.

Cerner CEO Brent Shafer said the EHR vendor is focused on refining its operating model to become more efficient. 

By Tom Sullivan 03:02 pm April 09, 2019
The EHR vendor is also undergoing operational improvement initiatives, officials say.
Specialty-specific EHR enables urgent care group to slash patient throughput time
By Bill Siwicki 03:02 pm April 09, 2019
Among other improvements, the EHR and other systems in the suite enabled Yucaipa Urgent Care to cut patient throughput time from two hours to 30-45 minutes.
By John Glaser and Mike Hanska 06:01 am April 09, 2019
With Apple, Amazon and Google coming into healthcare and interoperability still lacking, it’s time to prepare for the coming platforms.
Epic, Cerner and others reveal just how their EHRs are interoperable
By Bill Siwicki 12:02 pm April 05, 2019
The companies also advise healthcare CIOs on some key interoperability questions to ask any EHR vendor when considering a purchase.
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm April 04, 2019
The vendor, one of the first to use the new version of the HL7 standard, is also offering advice for how providers can take advantage of the spec for better interoperability.
By Nathan Eddy 10:37 am April 04, 2019
The goal is to improve identification of certain patients through algorithms that produce tailored and dynamic risk scores, and make those resources available to VA caregivers and patients.

Above photo: Fiona McDonald (Screengrab from CHC North East and North Cumbria's YouTube page)

By Dean Koh 02:54 am April 04, 2019
Fiona McDonald, director of data sharing and online patient preference setting for Great North Care Record at NHS, recently spoke with Healthcare IT News about what the U.K.

Credit: Graeme Robertson/ Getty Images

By Leontina Postelnicu 10:09 am April 03, 2019
Royal Devon & Exeter and Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS foundation trusts also picked Epic as their EPR supplier in the past few years.
By Mike Miliard 09:15 am April 03, 2019
The National Coordinator talks 21st Century Cures, information blocking, Apple, consumerism, FHIR, open APIs and new business models he sees emerging amid the "overarching theme of human choice and freedom and dignity."

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