Sedgwick SVP Andrea Buhl
By Laura Lovett 03:34 pm February 22, 2019
With boots-on-the-ground experience, Sedgwick SVP Andrea Buhl said her provider experience has helped her as a payer.
By Mike Miliard 12:35 pm February 22, 2019
The HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association's Opioid Crisis Task Force has created what it calls "ideal minimum data set" to get physicians the right information to enable safer EPCS.
Retina telemedicine tech helps save vision at Grady Health System

Grady Memorial Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 12:15 pm February 22, 2019
A backlogged queue of eye center patients, most for diabetic screenings, dropped from 14,000 to 3,000 within a year of implementation of the technology.
By Nathan Eddy 12:14 pm February 22, 2019
The startup says it will use the funding to build out its data platform for consumers, providers and health insurers.

Credit: Philips

By Nathan Eddy 11:08 am February 22, 2019
The product features a camera to increase time to diagnosis, company says.
By Hafizah Osman 01:44 am February 22, 2019
New figures show that one in 10 Australians have opted out of the My Health Record (MHR) system, leaving participation rates at 90.1 per cent. 

Above photo: Dr NT Cheung, CMIO of Hong Kong's Hospital Authority. Credit: HA

By Dean Koh 09:33 pm February 21, 2019
Dr NT Cheung has been the Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO) of Hong Kong’s Hospital Authority (HA) for the past 26 years.
By Diana Manos 02:11 pm February 21, 2019
The report from the agency's Health Information Technology Advisory Committee shows that patient engagement and cybersecurity will also be big parts of its agenda going forward.
All-in-one mobile devices increase nurse satisfaction at Truman Medical

Truman Medical Centers.

By Bill Siwicki 01:27 pm February 21, 2019
The provider organization replaced phones, pagers, medication scanners, cameras and computers with a single mobile computer, and a system from Cerner.

Elise Sweeney Anthony, director of the ONC Office of Policy (seen, center, at HIMSS19) said ONC will not be extend the comment period on the proposed rule, because it's important to move as quickly as possible toward a final rule.

By Diana Manos 12:11 pm February 21, 2019
They'll focus on info blocking, certification requirements, standards for voluntary pediatric health IT certification and the new U.S. Core Data for Interoperability proposal.

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