Workflow

By Beth Jones Sanborn 07:55 pm March 06, 2018
System said implementing Epic freed them from a legacy system that had them flirting with meaningful use failure, and ultimately redefined their system.
Health 2.0

Healthcare 2.0 co-founder Indu Subaiya making the keynote address at the Innovation Symposium at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Laura Lovett 01:47 pm March 06, 2018
Co-founder Indu Subaiya called on providers to embrace and think beyond their walls.
Workflow, communications companies unveil new tech at HIMSS18
By Bill Siwicki 12:24 pm March 06, 2018
Healthix and InterSystems push clinical alerts, Versus finds a real-time locating system badge, and Vaporstream debuts automated workflows within its clinical communications system.
patient engagement technology

A panel of experts at the HIMSS18 Patient Engagement & Experience Summit on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 11:19 am March 06, 2018
There's no shortage of patient portals, mobile apps and chatbots out there, but too often, health systems haven't deployed them in any meaningful way, expert says.
machine learning models

Srinivasan Suresh, MD, chief medical information officer at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, speaking at the Machine Learning & AI event during HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 08:02 pm March 05, 2018
Predict readmissions, detecting early cancer among the results of several case studies detailed at the Machine Learning & AI event.
physician satisfaction

Amanda Logue, MD, chief medical informatics officer, speaking at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Susan Morse 07:02 pm March 05, 2018
Lafayette General Health has found that getting physicians on board helped cut avoidable admissions by $2.9 million.
electronic health records workflow

Robert Wachter, MD, chair of the Department of Medicine at UC, San Francisco, speaking at the CHIME CIO Forum at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Bernie Monegain 06:31 pm March 05, 2018
Ten years and $30 billion later, the industry has at last established its digital backbone, Robert Wachter says.
artificial intelligence healthcare

Credit: Orbita

By Bill Siwicki 02:54 pm March 05, 2018
Zebra Medical debuts deep learning algorithm, Orbita talks voice assistants, and Pieces Technologies and NTT DATA apply AI to readmissions.
call center console communication platform

Credit: Telmediq

By Mike Miliard 04:17 pm February 28, 2018
Integrates with Epic, Cerner and Meditech EHRs, allowing call center agents to take inbound calls from patients and clinicians and contact clinical staff via secure text.
interoperability in healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 03:49 pm February 28, 2018
Dave Cassel said the Sequoia Project's interoperability initiative enables a variety of health orgs to exchange clinical documents from athenahealth, eClinicalWorks, Epic, GE Healthcare and more.

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