Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

What one provider learned from other athenahealth users about EHRs, telehealth

Whole Life Health Care in Newington, New Hampshire.

By Bill Siwicki 12:19 pm August 27, 2020
Whole Life Health Care uses the vendor’s Success Community platform to get best practices on technology and pandemic care to meet the excessive demands of the COVID-19 era.

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By Kat Jercich 02:24 pm August 25, 2020
A case report published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association shows how algorithms can be used to augment the contact-tracing process for COVID-19 patients.
By Mike Miliard 01:58 pm August 24, 2020
The Centralized Scheduling Solution from Cerner will enable better care coordination for 60,000 vets at that location, and will eventually be rolled out to all Veterans Affairs facilities nationwide.
By Sara Mageit 05:33 am August 20, 2020
Healthcare IT News spoke to nursing and informatics experts to find out how exactly nurses and midwives have led the digital transition.  
By Tammy Lovell 01:35 am August 20, 2020
The initiative aims to drive digital transformation across the state and identify services in need of investment.

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By Kat Jercich 11:48 am August 18, 2020
Judge Frederic Block issued a preliminary injunction preventing the Trump administration from reversing an Obama-era expansion of antidiscrimination rules in healthcare.
By Kat Jercich 12:27 pm August 17, 2020
A JAMA Network Open study suggested that ICD-10 codes had poor sensitivity for fever, cough and dyspnea.
By Kat Jercich 12:57 pm August 14, 2020
Amanda Adkins' platform includes pushback against the Affordable Care Act and support for expanding the medical supply chain in the United States.
By Kat Jercich 02:00 pm August 12, 2020
In an open letter to the Urban Institute, the organizations stressed the importance of asking end users about high-risk functionalities.
By Kat Jercich 01:48 pm August 10, 2020
The report cited associated costs, technological hiccups, the need for more community partners and training deficits as hurdles.