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EHR, revenue cycle and practice management vendors to integrate products, Black Book says

With large integrated delivery networks scooping up physician practices and pressuring vendors to integrate different pieces of infrastructure, expect changes coming before too long.

Mayo Clinic completes Epic EHR rollout with final go-lives

With a proverbial flip of the switch at three locations in Florida and Arizona, Mayo Clinic has completed its $1.5 billion Epic electronic health record implementation, linking all Mayo sites on an integrated EHR and revenue cycle management system.

Innovation requires multi-year commitment, say execs from HIMSS Healthbox

Whether developing new digital tools, making strategic investments or partnering with tech startups, hospitals have plenty of ways to innovate.

Duke Health earns HIMSS Davies Award with innovative approach to reducing readmissions

Post-surgical readmissions were halved at the health system, HIMSS says, driven by EHR optimization and decision support tools – it's also helped combat potential opioid dependency.

Amazon Web Services now hosting Change Healthcare’s blockchain tech in the cloud

Change Healthcare on Tuesday said that its blockchain-enabled Intelligent Healthcare Network will be available on Amazon Web Services.

Change’s network enables blockchain technologies for more secure and efficient financial transactions throughout the claims process.

Hospitals and health insurance companies can use the cloud service to track the status of claims submissions and remittances. They will benefit from having an immutable, auditable and accessible record, as well as reduced administrative costs and near real-time claim adjudication, Change said.

How Texas Tech health built an app for alternative payment models

When its EHR vendor wasn’t going to be ready until 2020, the IT team took matters into its own hands in a low-budget open source project that is already paying off.

Mobile health app boosts HCAHPS scores, lowers costs at South Shore Health System

The pregnancy app, developed in-house with some help, allowed the hospital to improve its OB-maternity HCAHPS by 68 percent – and cut printing costs for paper handouts by half.