Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

DoD, VA establish office to improve EHR coordination
By Nathan Eddy 11:50 am June 13, 2019
The Federal Electronic Health Record Modernization office will replace the current Interagency Program Office.
EHR optimization can stop common diseases in their tracks
By Benjamin Harris 12:20 pm June 12, 2019
Many illnesses are easy to treat if caught in time. New EHR studies show how optimizing data can spot problems clinicians might overlook.
By Dean Koh 02:49 am June 12, 2019
The Northern Territory (NT) Department of Health in Australia will soon become the first pathology provider to link the online tests results it is sharing via My Health Record (MHR) with Lab Tests Online, a not-for-profit we
Epic and Humana partner to enhance patient, provider and payer collaboration
By Bill Siwicki 02:22 pm June 11, 2019
The collaboration is aiming to provide better data, insights and experience for patients and providers at the point of care, the companies say.
By Leontina Postelnicu 12:25 pm June 11, 2019
Chase Farm Hospital (CFH), part of the Royal Free London (RFL) group, has been validated at Stage 6 of the HIMSS – owner of Healthcare IT News - Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) after an on-site assessment last week.
Using artificial intelligence, speech recognition to optimize note taking
By Benjamin Harris 11:57 am June 11, 2019
A new AI service promises to improve physician performance by doing the typing for them.
By Mike Miliard 05:08 pm June 04, 2019
In its comments on the agencies' interoperability rules, HIMSS said FHIR v.4 should be required for certification – but cautioned against too broad a definition of EHI and said to slow requirements for payer trusted exchange network participation.
By Nathan Eddy 11:21 am June 04, 2019
The RESTful application programming interface can support HL7, CCDA, RDBMS, CSV and X12 for data extraction and aggregation into a standardized format.
By Nathan Eddy 12:27 pm June 03, 2019
The Department of Justice charged Coffey Health System with failing to conduct the risk analyses required by the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs.
By Anna Engberg 04:54 am June 03, 2019
At the Swiss eHealth Summit this September, Adrian Schmid from eHealth Suisse will be at the Thun Hospital to answer questions about the Electronic Patient Dossier (EPD), the Swiss version of EPRs, in hospital operations. In an interview, he reveals how participants can prepare for the workshop "Next Stop: EPD - The Last Challenges...

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