Submitted by bsiwicki on Mon, 2018-12-17 08:22
Prime Care Family Practice COO Amar Shah says the platform helps it address quality, cost and overutilization.
Submitted by bsiwicki on Mon, 2018-12-17 08:08
Action items to help make the most of whichever electronic health record platform you’ve chosen.
Submitted by lpostelnicu on Fri, 2018-12-14 08:05
The number of people seeking health information online across EU countries nearly doubled last year, compared to figures from 2008, according to research cited in a new report from the European Commission and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Submitted by bsiwicki on Wed, 2018-12-12 11:19
Some healthcare CIOs say it's time to move just about everything to the cloud, while others say not so fast.
Submitted by jfinison on Tue, 2018-12-11 15:32
The problem was the web of multiple EMRs that complicated the process and created dramatic variances in the way referrals were processed.
Submitted by mmiliard on Tue, 2018-12-11 14:47
Black Book survey shows that some were wooed by brand names, instead of seeking core functionalities that give ROI – and wish they'd gotten more bang for their buck.
Submitted by bsiwicki on Tue, 2018-12-11 12:34
Sinai AppLab at Mount Sinai Health System in New York and UPMC Enterprises at UPMC in Pittsburgh offer tips for commercialization success.
Submitted by bsiwicki on Tue, 2018-12-11 12:02
St. Mary Medical Center brought in a consulting team to reduce length of stay and the left-without-being-seen rate in its emergency department – and it worked.
Submitted by mmiliard on Tue, 2018-12-11 11:11
New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery, the first specialty hospital to win a HIMSS Davies Award for Excellence. has found a way to use teamwork and health IT to improve processes and care outcomes.
With nearly 19,000 annual inpatient surgeries, requiring close bed utilization monitoring, HSS leadership used to receive operational reports four times a day using manual data collection, but this posed significant operational challenges, and length of stay adherence was also lacking.