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At RWJBarnabas Health, EHR user experience tool helps reduce clinician burden

RWJBarnabas Health.

By Bill Siwicki 11:46 am September 18, 2020
Its Cerner EHR is now able to anticipate the most relevant information to display to the clinician to deliver a better experience, increase their productivity and reduce burnout.
By Healthcare IT News 11:27 am September 18, 2020
HIMSS Senior Director of Federal and State Affairs Jeff Coughlin joins the editors for a wide-ranging discussion of the new rules.
By Sara Mageit 03:55 am September 18, 2020
Also, Liverpool John Moores University gives students insight into e-prescribing.
By Mike Miliard 03:21 pm September 17, 2020
A German woman died after Düsseldorf University Clinic's servers were encrypted, which necessitated that she be relocated to a hospital 20 miles away.
By Kat Jercich 03:03 pm September 17, 2020
With compliance requirements for ONC's info blocking rule just around the corner, a poll from Pew Charitable Trusts finds a big appetite for patient access, and widespread support for providers to do better information sharing between EHR systems. 
Using mental health software, practice reduces depression for 59% of patients

The mental health and pain health IT used by Commonwealth Pain & Spine.

By Bill Siwicki 12:14 pm September 17, 2020
At Commonwealth Pain & Spine, patients completed more than 3,400 assessments in 90 days and an average of 34 activities per patient in the first month.
By Kat Jercich 11:06 am September 17, 2020
West Tennessee Healthcare CIO Scott Krodel said that the system was "really struggling early on" when it came to keeping track of patients.
By Sara Mageit 06:30 am September 17, 2020
The initiative aims to transform the planning and delivery of health and care services across the region.
By Sara Mageit 05:29 am September 17, 2020
The healthcare ICT provider and NHS Wales Informatics Service have signed a contract to deliver software solution Digistat. 
By 03:29 am September 17, 2020
In a webinar organised in conjunction with the Argentine Ministry of Health, leaders from the country and across the region highlighted that the pandemic has created an opportunity to promote progress in the digital health agenda.