Geisinger Health System

By Bernie Monegain 09:27 am September 08, 2015
Two Geisinger researchers, leading a large team of investigators, have been awarded more than $3.5 million as part of a national effort to better understand the genetic basis of disease. The research is aimed at tailoring medical based on patients' genetic makeup.
By Jack McCarthy 09:26 am September 04, 2015
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants totaling more than $30 million to 12 universities, hospitals and medical groups to pursue research projects that tie DNA sequence information into electronic medical records.
Frank Richards
By Skip Snow 07:00 am July 08, 2015
Frank Richards has helmed Geisinger Health System's technology operations for 15 years -- and has been an employee of the care delivery pioneer for nearly four decades. We spoke to him about his views on the current and future state of healthcare IT.
Cerner headquarters photo by Americasroof via Wikipedia
By Bernie Monegain 09:40 am May 04, 2015
At first glance, it might seem that there is no partnership Cerner would not entertain, but analysts point out recent deals with big-name health systems and with other vendors in the health IT marketplace are strategic and helping to position Cerner for the future.
portals population health
By Tom Sullivan 09:04 am April 28, 2015
When Mayo Clinic CEO John Noseworthy, MD, challenged his staff to broaden its patient access reach, he went big. Really big. His goal? Connect with 200 million patients by 2020. Other providers are getting just as ambitious.
By Mike Miliard 10:48 am April 21, 2015
As precision medicine comes to the fore thanks to a pioneering new federal initiative, Geisinger Health System has opened its own Precision Health Center, a 14,000-square-foot facility that will play host to leading-edge genomics research.
Rocket blast off
By Bernie Monegain 10:34 am April 17, 2015
Health IT giant Cerner is working with Geisinger Health System and xG Health Solutions, Geisinger's commercial spinoff, to enable the use of emerging SMART on FHIR industry standards.
smartphone with apps coming out
By Frank Irving 06:59 pm April 14, 2015
Have a great idea for a new way to interact with EHR data? An emerging platform enables you to build your own app or use another from an open community.
Woman texting
By Eric Wicklund 08:01 am April 09, 2015
At HIMSS15, Chanin Wendling plans to share lessons learned from a texting program some 200,000 patients strong.
By Bernie Monegain 10:32 am February 24, 2015
Geisinger Health System has found a new leader to fill the position of CEO, succeeding Glenn Steele Jr., MD.

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