Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

By HIMSS TV 11:04 am May 22, 2019
Will Smart, CIO for Health and Social Care in England, says measuring digital maturity using tools such as EMRAM helps the NHS track progress of the global digital exemplars against international standards.
By HIMSS TV 06:58 am April 30, 2019
The physical therapy space went from 15 percent EHR adoption rate to 85 percent, says Shawn McKee, VP of marketing at WebPT.
By HIMSS TV 05:00 pm April 25, 2019
The technology can be used to foster interoperability but there are some key questions that need to be answered first, including ones about privacy and security, says Pew's HIT project director Ben Moscovitch.
By HIMSS TV 04:18 pm April 22, 2019
Duke University Health System Chief Analytics Officer Stephen Blackwelder details how IT funnels various data sources such as EHRs and claims data into a treasure trove researchers can analyze.
By HIMSS TV 01:20 pm April 22, 2019
The DoD is deploying a new network built with cybersecurity in mind, using a risk management framework, and undergoing regular white hat assessments, says Program Executive Officer Stacy Cummings.
By Tom Sullivan 09:20 am April 22, 2019
A quick look back at the competing specs for clinical coding and data exchange gives a glimpse of the some of the challenges still ongoing today.
By HIMSS TV 06:59 am April 17, 2019
Adam Greene, partner at Davis Wright Tremaine, says the HITECH Act may have pushed forward the digitization of the healthcare system, but it also changed what can go wrong from a legal compliance perspective by an order of magnitude.
By HIMSS TV 01:40 pm April 16, 2019
Defense Healthcare Management Systems' Stacy Cummings and the DHA's Major General Lee Payne and Pat Flanders discuss the giant change management problem and infrastructure needs for an enterprise EHR implementation.   
By HIMSS TV 03:01 pm April 12, 2019
Ochsner's system uses data patients collect at home to treat COPD, diabetes and hypertension. "Patients are thirsty for the data," claims Chief Clinical Transformation Officer Dr. Richard Milani.
By HIMSS TV 02:16 pm April 02, 2019
Cisco Systems is taking on the challenge of linking the enormous amount of data generated by EMRs as well as consumer and enterprise devices in the same clinical space, says Brendan Lovelock, health practice lead at Cisco.