Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

Using Zoom with Epic to bring telehealth to kids during COVID-19

One of the Kennedy Krieger Institute's outpatient facilities.

By Bill Siwicki 11:40 am July 14, 2020
Kennedy Krieger Institute, a children’s provider organization, also is using its new FCC award funds to augment existing telemedicine initiatives to reduce health disparities and improve healthcare equity.
By Mike Miliard 03:29 pm July 13, 2020
The focus is on the cloud-based Sunrise platform, with Azure, Power BI and other tools helping improve security, scalability and flexibility to build out analytics and add third-party apps.
By 09:00 am July 13, 2020
By moving all military treatment facilities under the Defense Health Agency (DHA), the DoD has ushered in a new era of data integration within the military health system.
By Mike Miliard 04:57 pm July 10, 2020
It will pay an undisclosed sum to acquire the company, whose EHR-integrated workflow tools can help automate clinicians' ability to close care gaps.
By Tammy Lovell 11:58 am July 10, 2020
The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS FT has now set its sights on achieving Stage 7 O-EMRAM.
Cloud-based telehealth, linked with Epic EHR, helps one hospital scale up virtual care

Lee Health’s Golisano Children’s Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 12:46 pm July 07, 2020
The combination helped the Florida-based Lee Health ramp up to tens of thousands of telemedicine visits per month as it dealt with the constraints of the coronavirus pandemic.
By Kat Jercich 02:36 pm July 06, 2020
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT found that the majority of centers used a combination of electronic and paper methods to manage client health information in 2017.

Credit: Gerd Altmann

By Ahmed El Sherif 10:31 am June 30, 2020
The project aims to optimise cost management, doctor performance, inventory management, and the hiring of top talent, amongst others.
Graham Healthcare saves time, money integrating Salesforce, EHR, alerts, communications

Michigan’s Graham Healthcare Group.

By Bill Siwicki 01:17 pm June 26, 2020
The post-acute care group won back time it could spend with patients and saved $300,000 through interoperability.
By Mike Miliard 03:56 pm June 25, 2020
After 15 years as a health IT innovation leader, the nonprofit MAeHC will be winding down operations in 2020, with many of its assets transferred to other like-minded organizations.