Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

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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By 04:44 am May 13, 2019
A large-scale EHR implementation in Denmark has faced some resistance from clinical staff; medical doctors found it difficult and time consuming to input data by typing.

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By Mike Miliard 04:05 pm May 08, 2019
The academic medical center and the physician-owned malpractice insurer will explore how AI can be integrated into the workflows of frontline clinicians to reduce errors, boost quality and safety and improve patient experience.
By Nathan Eddy 02:51 pm May 08, 2019
Rather than those providers having to obtain patient health data manually from each of a patient's other sites of care, CommonWell enables sharing with other providers across the continuum.

National Coordinator for Health IT Donald Rucker, MD, testifies before the Senate HELP Committee on May 7.

By Mike Miliard 09:21 am May 08, 2019
Despite one senator's hope to move deliberately with rulemakings and not repeat some errors of meaningful use, National Coordinator Donald Rucker said delays only lengthen the time that consumers are "not in control of their care."
By Nathan Eddy 09:48 am May 03, 2019
Company says the security flaw has not been exploited yet and urges customers to update to most recent version.

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