10:22 am November 24, 2015
Athenahealth subsidiary Epocrates pulled its Bugs + Drugs app from the App Store this past week, two years after it was found by physician reviewers to be rife with errors; athenahealth cited challenges related to the need for "continual iteration" to maintain its accuracy.
10:14 am November 24, 2015
EHR implementation is on the rise in other countries and the market appears somewhat different than it does here in the United States.
10:03 am November 11, 2015
A telling sign that Health Catalyst is gearing up for an IPO is the announcement today that Jack Kane (John A. Kane) is joining the board of the data warehousing and analytics and outcomes company.
09:25 am November 11, 2015
Epic President Carl Dvorak wrote much of the original code in the system and made some of the enduring architectural decisions empowering its growth. With the company since 1987, he is often referred to as the technology brains of the organization.
10:49 am November 02, 2015
The American Medical Association, alongside MedStar Health's National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare, has launched a new framework to rank EHRs according to their user-centered design.
10:30 am November 02, 2015
There's nothing like a developer event to get the crowd fired up. At least that's how the hosts and the keynote speaker at the FHIRWorks' event at the Epic campus last week described it.
10:42 am October 29, 2015
The Affordable Care Act and the need to control costs are driving more healthcare organizations to opt for cloud-based clinical and non-clinical applications.
11:07 am October 20, 2015
The findings about Epic are likely to surprise some people in the industry because perception is not aligned with reality, according to KLAS.
09:31 am October 16, 2015
The new cloud-based platform rolls together analytics, big data, population health, telehealth tools and data from wearables into what the company's CEO said will set expectations for next-gen EHRs.
09:33 am September 23, 2015
The 10th annual Epocrates Future Physicians of America survey reveals that medical students are overwhelmed about a number of issues, chief among them: interoperability.