Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

MU Health Care's University Hospital and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

MU Health Care's University Hospital and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

By Bill Siwicki 12:17 pm February 02, 2021
Moving from manual assessment to automation has reduced code blues, saved lives and increased provider satisfaction.
Montefiore Medical Center
By Mike Miliard 02:59 pm February 01, 2021
The New York health system said an employee, who has been fired, inappropriately accessed electronic health records and viewed clinical information, including test results and diagnoses.
Epic logo at a booth
By Kat Jercich 11:29 am February 01, 2021
The pathway discovered at Michigan-based Beaumont Health allowed users to "cut in line" to schedule unauthorized appointments and circumvent current state mandates.
Northwell Health building
By Mike Miliard 03:55 pm January 29, 2021
To develop the predictive tool, Northwell researchers used EHR data and demographic information to help triage those who need the most interventions to reduce mortality.
athenahealth building
By Kat Jercich 11:55 am January 29, 2021
"If the benefits of electronic health records are to be fully realized, patients must be confident providers have selected the most effective system – not the one paying the largest kickbacks," said one federal agent.
Sentara Healthcare Princess Anne Hospital

Sentara Healthcare's Princess Anne Hospital

By Bill Siwicki 11:31 am January 29, 2021
The health system has achieved nearly 100% uptime, a big increase in concurrent sessions supported – and $1 million in savings from reduced support and operations costs.
Coffeyville Regional Medical Center Kansas

Coffeyville Regional Medical Center in Coffeyville, Kansas

By Bill Siwicki 11:50 am January 28, 2021
Prior to implementation, the medical center was not attesting for the MIPS CMS 2 measure, but after about 10 months had reached an attestation rate of 67%.
A person gets vaccinated by another, both wearing masks

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By Kat Jercich 09:22 am January 28, 2021
Healthcare IT News asked chief information officers from around the country about which technologies have proved most instrumental in the vaccines' early days – and what improvements might be helpful moving forward.
BAME, covid-19, vaccine, nhs

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By Sophie Porter 02:43 am January 28, 2021
The move comes after the NHS came under fire for its lack of comprehensive data on the uptake of the COVID-19 vaccine among different ethnic groups.
HCA Healthcare

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By Mike Miliard 05:33 pm January 27, 2021
Johns Hopkins, Duke, Meharry Medical College, Harvard Pilgrim and others will gain access to HCA's data registry to help boost patient outcomes and improve public health.