Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Cerner President Zane Burke
By Mike Miliard 10:49 am September 10, 2018
Cerner President Zane Burke, who first joined the company in 1996 and held several executive roles there before being named president, will step down on Nov. 2.
epic, cerner, allscripts signs from HIMSS18 convention booths
By Bill Siwicki 10:28 am September 10, 2018
Executives explain how the developer initiatives work and why they’re fueling innovation and shaping future direction of their platforms.
athenahealth booth at HIMSS17
By Susan Morse 05:11 pm September 06, 2018
Former CEO Jonathan Bush could receive $4.8 million if he helps with the sale of the cloud IT company, according to a report that shows Elliott partnering with Bain Capital.
James Gfrerer testifying at the Senate Committee for Veterans Affairs

James Gfrerer testifying at the Senate Committee for Veterans Affairs. Credit: Senate.gov

By Jessica Davis 04:24 pm September 06, 2018
During the Wednesday confirmation hearing, James Gfrerer said he’d also be an advocate for maintaining VistA during the 10-year process to implement the new Cerner EHR.
pharmacist scans a bottle of medication at pharmacy
By Mike Miliard 03:11 pm September 06, 2018
Hospital chief medical information officers are almost unanimous in recognizing the patient safety improvements that have been brought about by better medication management processes, according to a new poll from their U.S. trade group, the Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems.
doctor with patient looking at tablet health record

New research reveals hospital innovation needs to focus on interoperability, patient experience and telehealth.

By Tom Sullivan 08:00 am September 05, 2018
New HIMSS Media research spotlights what innovations are needed most, top areas hospitals are prioritizing and sticking points to avoid.
portrait of JUdy Faulkner, head of Epic Health Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:59 pm August 30, 2018
Epic is working to take interoperability global, CEO Judy Faulkner told more than 10,000 attendees at the company's annual Users Group Meeting.
Government Accountability Office exterior building sign
By Jessica Davis 03:41 pm August 29, 2018
Included in an amendment to the Senate appropriations bill, the accountability office would be required to assess any underlying issues that would impact future deployments of the Cerner EHR.
Harris Healthcare acquires Iatric Systems
By Mike Miliard 12:47 pm August 29, 2018
The company will continue to develop integration technology help hospitals with EHR optimization, medical device integration, interoperability and other functions.
KLAS healthcare IT booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 02:55 pm August 28, 2018
KLAS assesses regional preferences across one of the most dynamic and competitive health IT markets in the world.

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