Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

By Mike Miliard 03:29 pm May 22, 2019
Even five years after go-live, many health systems aren't realizing the full value of their electronic health records, says a new Chartis Group report. Gaining clinical and financial ROI depends on a "sustained, organized approach."
By Mike Miliard 04:15 pm May 21, 2019
Deloitte's view of the future: empowered consumers taking advantage of open, secure platforms that intermingle disparate information for care coordination and wellness "nudges." Now we just need to get there.
By Mike Miliard 03:56 pm May 17, 2019
A better clinician experience makes for higher-quality patient care, according to a new report from KLAS' Arch Collaborative, which makes the case for bigger investment in end-user education.
New telemedicine and monitoring systems give Cone Health ICU caregivers more views and data

Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 02:58 pm May 17, 2019
With a customized build, physicians and nurses have only the most important and the most recent data to observe. And now the tele-ICU staff is the first line of patient troubleshooting.
By Mike Miliard 12:42 pm May 16, 2019
Patients were frustrated with the outpatient registration process, but a web-based approach with online questionnaires boosted check-in rates and satisfaction scores.
By Benjamin Harris 10:33 am May 16, 2019
The nonprofit group is joining with six state medical societies to incentivize practicing physicians to link their EHRs to health information exchanges.
By Leontina Postelnicu 03:50 am May 16, 2019
New EHR decisions impacted around 380 hospitals outside the US last year, according to research firm KLAS.

Geoff Colvin speaks Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic and HIMSS Patient Experience Summit

By Mike Miliard 11:31 am May 15, 2019
Even as EHRs, telemedicine and AI continue to transform clinical practice, certain core human qualities – civility, respect, empathy, collaboration – are "what make us valuable."

Thomas Jenike, MD, at the Cleveland Clinic and HIMSS Patient Experience Summit on Tuesday

By Mike Miliard 05:22 pm May 14, 2019
Too many well-meaning providers are "yessing" themselves into serious overwork, putting their health and their patients' health at risk, says one doctor who learned that the hard way – and did something to fix it.
By Mike Miliard 10:34 am May 13, 2019
Its new InterQual 2019 technology offers support for "hospital at home" care models, the company says.

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