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Mobile clinical communications saves Valley Medical Center tens of millions of dollars

UW Medicine Valley Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 10:56 am August 20, 2019
The communications system, integrated with the provider’s Epic EHR, is used throughout most of the medical center, and it has helped the organization boost HCAHPS scores in almost every measure.
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By 09:24 am August 20, 2019
Advancements to three-phase uninterruptible power supply bring greater efficiency and modularity, along with a reduced footprint, improved connectivity and a lower total cost of ownership.
By Leontina Postelnicu 06:05 am August 20, 2019
With the new solution, the NHS trust aims to better protect girls and women at risk of FGM.
How the cloud impacts the day-to-day lives of physicians
By Nathan Eddy 11:51 am August 19, 2019
The next generation of doctors is going to be able to more easily separate the advantages and disadvantages of cloud technology and be able to embrace these technologies because they help them do their jobs better, an expert says.
EHR association voices support, deadline concerns for prior authorization standard
By Nathan Eddy 11:32 am August 19, 2019
The Electronic Health Record Association gives its OK to CMS’ version 2017071 standard for electronic prior authorization applied to prescription drugs for the Medicare Part D program.
Interoperability: Health data-sharing is lacking inside and outside of hospitals, survey says
By Bill Siwicki 10:51 am August 19, 2019
A new Center for Connected Medicine/HIMSS Media survey of healthcare tech leaders shows that most hospitals and health systems are depending on a single, integrated EHR to solve their interoperability woes.
The emerging technology has the potential to reach a larger audience in the healthcare space, but industry players warn of privacy gaps.
By Laura Lovett 10:47 am August 19, 2019
The emerging technology has the potential to reach a larger audience in the healthcare space, but industry players warn of privacy gaps.

Credit: Jehangir Hospital

By Dean Koh 11:11 pm August 18, 2019
Jehangir Hospital, a 350-bed hospital in Pune, India, along with its research arm Jehangir Clinical Development Centre (JCDC), last week announced that it will join Clinerion’s Patient Network Explorer platform.
By Mike Miliard 04:38 pm August 16, 2019
Launchpad helps streamline access for both vets and their caregivers, coordinating various VA apps in one place and enabling easier sharing of EHR data and access to telehealth.
Critical security tips for provider CIOs using public clouds
By Bill Siwicki 12:05 pm August 16, 2019
Two healthcare CIOs and one deputy CISO offer their expert advice to their peers, explaining how to ensure security is wrapped up tight when working with public clouds.

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