Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

EMRs medical errors
By Mike Restuccia 08:39 am November 20, 2018
In the decade-and-a-half since the startling “To Err is Human” report, it’s still hard to discern whether billions invested in electronic medical records are improving patient safety.
screen snap of Modul app
By Corey Shank 08:00 am September 18, 2018
When its EHR vendor wasn’t going to be ready until 2020, the IT team took matters into its own hands in a low-budget open source project that is already paying off.
doctor and nurse discuss EHR issues in clinical setting
By Mike Restuccia 10:02 am July 25, 2018
Penn Medicine’s Mike Restuccia explains why instituting an end user survey is such an important, and eye-opening, step to take.
EHR on tablet with doctor scrolling
By Michael Sperling 09:11 am May 07, 2018
Voice recognition and natural language processing will enable doctors and nurses to interact with electronic health record platforms in more comfortable ways.
healthcare Blue Button
By David Harlow 10:11 am April 24, 2018
Despite their apparent promise to advance interoperability of clinical and claims data, exactly when the Blue Button 2.0 and MyHealthEData initiatives that CMS unveiled at HIMSS18 will be fully implemented remains unclear.
EHR machine learning healthcare
By Paul Black 02:16 pm April 20, 2018
When EHRs can learn – gather and remember – what works best for each user, they can attain maximum efficiency.
himss18 EHR
By Mike Restuccia 08:53 am April 17, 2018
Penn Medicine chief information officer Mike Restuccia shares four tactics for ensuring success with big data projects.
consumer engagement for better health outcomes
By Zane Burke 12:00 pm March 02, 2018
Actionable insights and intelligent health care experiences lead to personalized care and improved operations for providers.
apple healthcare plan
By Bill Russell 04:11 pm January 26, 2018
Integration into a clinical workflow is only way to provide value and this app doesn’t offer that yet but many are hopeful Apple can do it.
healthcare innovative partnerships
By Mike Restuccia 10:13 am January 19, 2018
Chief information officer Mike Restuccia revisits past predictions and builds on recent developments on what's ahead for the new year. 

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