Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

Francis Crick Institute, London; Credit: Willy Barton / Shutterstock.com

By Leontina Postelnicu 07:00 am November 06, 2018
Ten UK health tech start-ups to receive £40,000 through KQ accelerator
By Beth Jones Sanborn 04:16 pm November 01, 2018
The multi-year project involved the abrupt departure of a CMIO, at least one delay and new IT leadership.

Cambridge University Hospitals nurse using a handheld device integrated within the Epic EPR to administer medication; Source: Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

By Leontina Postelnicu 08:10 am November 01, 2018
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH) has become the first NHS trust and the first Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) to be revalidated against the new Stage 6 HIMSS Analytics international Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) standards that came into force at t
By Mike Miliard 04:16 pm October 30, 2018
As MHS Genesis moves past Pacific Northwest pilot sites and into the next phase in California, work at the VA "is only beginning."
By 01:15 am October 30, 2018
According to Executive Director PAH-QEII Network at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Dr Michael Cleary, the hospital was identified as a “lead site” in the early days of strategy for the implementation of software.
Epic App Orchard
By Tom Sullivan 02:22 pm October 29, 2018
The new tier, known as Nursery, comes as the EHR vendor has also reduced pricing for its more expensive tiers by 33-80 percent.

Above photo: Then COL (Dr) Tang Kong Choong (centre) being sworn in as the new Chief of Medical Corps at the Change of Command Ceremony in 2015. Photo credit: The Singapore Army

By Dean Koh 11:41 pm October 28, 2018
In 1995, the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Medical Corps introduced a large scale Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system, the first of its kind in Singapore. In less than a decade, the improved second generation of the EMR was implemented and most recently, the latest generation of its EMR system was rolled out in April 2016.
EHR optimization gets 53% increase in cash collections at Rangely
By Bill Siwicki 12:15 pm October 25, 2018
The EHR’s capabilities also enabled a 15 percent decrease in days in accounts receivable.
By John Rayner 01:06 pm October 22, 2018
The use of Electronic Patient Records (EPRs) is now an accepted part of modern medicine, as many now recognise that using EPRs is safer and more productive than using paper.
By Mike Miliard 09:55 am October 18, 2018
KLAS sees health system decision makers wanting vendors to give them needed functionalities: point of care access to PDMPs, specific clinical decision support and more.

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