Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

HIMSS Media top stories
By HIMSS TV 07:52 am February 26, 2021
This week's top stories include hospitals facing a long road to recovery after COVID-19's devastating winter surge, HHS Secretary nominee Xavier Becerra signaling support for virtual care and Google launching an EHR navigation tool.
By HIMSS TV 02:00 pm February 01, 2021
Practical machine learning applications can help improve safety and efficiency – automating medication history in hospital EHRs and aggregating patient records in consumer apps, says DrFirst President Cameron Deemer.
Dr. Afzal Chaudhry, CMIO at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
By HIMSS TV 06:00 am December 23, 2020
Dr. Afzal Chaudhry, CMIO at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, says it's when you have that embodiment of technology fully embedded in the workflow that you start to see real benefits.
Jessica Sweeney-Platt, VP of research and editorial strategy at athenahealth
By HIMSS TV 11:11 am December 14, 2020
Jessica Sweeney-Platt, VP of research and editorial strategy at athenahealth, discusses how poor health IT usability can lead to burnout and what kinds of usability efforts are needed to fight stress.
Cerner's Hans Buitendijk and Foothold Technology's David Bucciferro
By HIMSS TV 07:12 am December 10, 2020
Cerner's Hans Buitendijk, EHRA executive committee chair, and Foothold Technology's David Bucciferro, committee vice chair, describe how the association's COVID-19 Task Force is helping provider customers.
top stories
By HIMSS TV 07:34 am November 20, 2020
This week's top stories include NorthShore University HealthSystem's digital strategy being tested against the second wave, Amazon rolling out Amazon Pharmacy, and a report finding front-line workers spend significant time fixing technical problems.
By HIMSS TV 08:19 am October 06, 2020
Innovaccer Chief Medical Officer Dr. David Nace shares his thoughts on the changing landscape of health data and information sharing.
By HIMSS TV 01:29 pm September 10, 2020
Adding clinical decision support and the capability to see patient activity outside the four walls of the hospital enabled, among other things, a 94% reduction in Dilaudid use at CalvertHealth Medical Center.
By HIMSS TV 06:33 am August 25, 2020
Medicomp Systems Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jay Anders discusses the causes and some cures for physicians overwhelmed by electronic health record systems.
By HIMSS TV 08:09 am August 04, 2020
The pandemic provides a "perfect example" for why the distributed ledger technology was invented, says HHS Technology Group President Brett Furst.