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Sierra Pacific Orthopedics building
By Bill Siwicki 11:17 am May 13, 2021
The orthopedics practice turned vaccination hotspot saved "an exponential amount of time" on administration when the vendor began handling second-dose reminders.
Light being shared among buildings
By Kat Jercich 11:16 am May 13, 2021
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT is soliciting public feedback about longer-term health interoperability outcomes.  
A doctor speaking with a patient via videoconference
By Kat Jercich 01:09 pm May 12, 2021
A new report found that many cardiac patients are not consistently connected via remote monitoring tools – indicating a missed opportunity for improved outcomes.
Valley View Health Center Chehalis Clinic Washington telehealth
By Bill Siwicki 11:58 am May 12, 2021
The federally qualified health center spent a $451,000 FCC telemedicine grant on technologies designed to improve patient care during COVID-19 and beyond.
Pat Combes Amazon Web Services interoperability
By Bill Siwicki 11:13 am May 12, 2021
AWS' worldwide technical leader for healthcare discusses advanced data sharing techniques, and describes real-world examples of information exchange helping solve challenges in the COVID-19 era.
Podcast guest Samuel Hill
11:08 am May 12, 2021
New working realities require new frameworks, and for edge computing that's SASE. Aruba Networks' Samuel Hill breaks it all down.
UK government, healthcare reform
By Tammy Lovell 10:41 am May 12, 2021
The Queen's Speech to officially reopen Parliament promised legislation to empower the NHS to innovate and embrace technology.
Hospital worker logs data on computer
By Mike Miliard 10:00 am May 12, 2021
As hospitals work with their EHR vendors to manage compliance with the ONC rules, some are still seeking clarity – and some say they're skeptical about how much they'll advance interoperability.
Nurses and execs huddle over a digital tablet
By Kat Jercich 10:00 am May 12, 2021
On International Nurses Day, RNs from around the country say telehealth, mobile apps and, yes, electronic health records have been integral to providing seamless patient care at their organizations.
A driver sits in a Lyft
By Kat Jercich 12:40 pm May 11, 2021
The apps will team up with the White House to bring riders to and from 80,000 vaccination sites at no charge through July 4.