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Anne Arundel Medical Center
By Anthony Brino 08:29 am June 27, 2014
Anne Arundel Medical Center has been expanding in recent years, and as part of the challenge of optimizing 49 ambulatory practices as part of its network, the health system has had to integrate IT systems -- including the Epic EHRs used at hospitals and the cloud-based athenahealth technology at many of the practices.
By Bernie Monegain 11:28 am June 26, 2014
As David Blumenthal, MD, sees it, Stage 2 is where the rubber meets the road for the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program -- the government's grand scheme to turn the American healthcare system on its head.
By Evan Schuman 10:39 am June 26, 2014
Apple touted its work with Mayo Clinic and EHR vendor Epic, as it rolled out HealthKit, a software framework built into Apple's iOS8.
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By Kaiser Health News 10:23 am May 23, 2014
Over the past few decades the physical diagnosis skills that were once the cornerstone of doctoring have withered, supplanted by a dizzying array of sophisticated, expensive tests, according to medical educators.
EHRs to redefine the role of doctor
By Bernie Monegain 10:29 am January 27, 2014
Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and The Commonwealth Fund have concluded that electronic health record systems and other digital tools are likely to curb the demand for physicians in the future.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston launches ICU initiative.
By Mike Miliard 05:47 am January 27, 2014
With help from a $5.3 million grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center will explore ways to put IT and patient engagement to work eliminating preventable harm in the ICU.
By Erin McCann 12:55 pm January 22, 2014
The Views from the Top sessions spanning the 2014 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition promise to excite and impress. We're talking Eric Dishman meets Disney World meets city of the future. Throw in Superstorm Sandy, quality metrics and cutting edge innovation, and you've got the six-star lineup.
The making of a mHealth maven
By Zack McCartney 07:35 am December 11, 2013
The mHealth Alliance is celebrating its fifth year of coordinating mHealth projects around the world. Patricia Mechael, the Alliance's executive director, discusses her life and career, and explains why she's driven to expand mHealth adoption in low- and middle-income countries.
By Mike Miliard 12:00 am November 10, 2013
Tomorrow’s concept of healthcare is the regular subject of our HIT X.0 columns, which feature newly developed cutting-edge technologies poised to transform medicine.
By Erin McCann 12:00 am November 10, 2013
The next big thing may very well come in the form of clinical data analytics, new report findings suggest.

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