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By Mike Miliard 04:45 pm March 26, 2019
The HELP Committee on Tuesday heard feedback from stakeholders about how the proposed rules from CMS and ONC should be fine-tuned for optimal effect.
Real-time location systems save Wake Forest Baptist $3.5M
By Bill Siwicki 02:35 pm March 26, 2019
The health system saved money by avoiding equipment purchases and reducing rental expenses; RTLS also saved it $300,000 and more than 10,000 staff hours annually.
Senior citizens.
By Susan Morse 10:43 am March 26, 2019
CMS and other health insurers are using the program to deliver innovative and unique value to customers, both in terms of cost and quality.
By Nathan Eddy 10:31 am March 26, 2019
A new study found that clinicians using VR tech could reach targeted vessels faster than today’s standard approach.
Point-of-care communications tool delivers clinical content at Health Quest New York
By Bill Siwicki 02:59 pm March 25, 2019
The health system co-designed a platform that provides multifactorial data analysis and direct-to-physician communication, as well as continuing education material.
By Mike Miliard 01:52 pm March 25, 2019
The health system will invest $5.5 million in new network security improvements and shell out $2 million for class action claims after the hack exposed the data of 4.5 million patients.
patient phone pills
By Nathan Eddy 11:43 am March 25, 2019
Agreeing to the same format for demographic data would boost patient safety, according to research from Indiana University and Pew.
By Mike Miliard 09:23 am March 25, 2019
Whether it's after-hours coverage at skilled nursing facilities or connected tools for home health monitoring, remote care technology is reaching maturation just when it will be needed most.
By Rebecca McBeth 01:50 am March 25, 2019
Unsigned prescriptions are now legal when created with an electronic system that is integrated with the New Zealand e-Prescription Service (NZePS
By Mike Miliard 02:21 pm March 22, 2019
A new report from Chilmark Research finds more health systems broadening their applications of data tools and putting them to work for initiatives beyond value-based care.

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