Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

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By Jessica Davis 02:57 pm August 31, 2018
The bipartisan legislation would require HHS to work with the private sector to analyze data from payers and pharmacists, flagging patients at risk of overuse based on prescription history.
Doctor using EHR on a tablet and computer screen
By Mike Miliard 02:03 pm August 30, 2018
Absent more rigorous federal regs, Pew Charitable Trusts, MedStar Health and AMA offer model test cases to help vendors and providers detect potentially dangerous usability risks.
portrait of JUdy Faulkner, head of Epic Health Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:59 pm August 30, 2018
Epic is working to take interoperability global, CEO Judy Faulkner told more than 10,000 attendees at the company's annual Users Group Meeting.
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By Jessica Davis 03:41 pm August 29, 2018
Included in an amendment to the Senate appropriations bill, the accountability office would be required to assess any underlying issues that would impact future deployments of the Cerner EHR.
Harris Healthcare acquires Iatric Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:47 pm August 29, 2018
The company will continue to develop integration technology help hospitals with EHR optimization, medical device integration, interoperability and other functions.
KLAS healthcare IT booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 02:55 pm August 28, 2018
KLAS assesses regional preferences across one of the most dynamic and competitive health IT markets in the world.
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By Jessica Davis 12:55 pm August 27, 2018
The Veterans Affairs Department's EHR project CHIO stepped down Friday, and the agency still doesn’t have a permanent CIO – should the VA keep pushing forward without proper IT leadership?
Genevieve Morris
By Jessica Davis 12:54 pm August 24, 2018
After just one month on the job, the Morris reportedly stepped down as VA leadership “intends to take the EHR modernization effort in a different direction than we were headed."
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By Mike Miliard 12:16 pm August 23, 2018
Through its innovationOchsner team, the Louisiana system developed EHR-connected tools to treat diabetes and hypertension.
President Donald Trump's beach front Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida

President Donald Trump's beach front Mar-a-Lago resort. Photo by Joe Raedle, Getty Images

By Jessica Davis 02:17 pm August 20, 2018
Following the launch of an investigation by Congressional Democrats into cronyism at the agency, the lawsuit asks the court to block the trio who reportedly influenced the agency’s Cerner EHR contract and other policies.

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