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By Nathan Eddy 11:34 am September 30, 2019
Analytics solutions have been very effective toward improving clinical, financial and operational performance at healthcare organizations, according to a HIMSS Analytics and Dimensional Insight study of 109 senior healthcare executives.
By 11:02 am September 30, 2019
New research funded by the government of Japan looks at the potential of collaboration for Japan and the UK to help reduce pressures on healthcare through the use of digital technology.
By Leontina Postelnicu 07:18 am September 30, 2019
Last year, the Royal College of Surgeons found that NHS hospital trusts in England owned more than 8,200 fax machines, prompting the health secretary to order a complete phase-out by the end of March 2020.
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By 03:07 am September 30, 2019
An authoritative new report from Orange Business Services subsidiary, Enovacom, highlights the importance of interoperability of systems in reliable healthcare data exchange and showcases some of the most powerful case studies from around the globe.

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By Dean Koh 12:55 am September 30, 2019
With this upgrade, Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging Overviews are automatically available from Clinical Information System applications that implemented the My Health Record Document List.
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By 08:51 pm September 29, 2019
“Patient-driven care also benefits clinicians – they will be able to use their time more efficiently since contextually relevant information will be presented to them,” said Dr Vinod Seetharam, Chief Medical Officer, Asia, DXC Technology.
Nurse caring for elderly patient
By Susan Morse 05:26 pm September 27, 2019
Medicaid serves the population most adversely impacted by the social determinants of health.

An community board greets visitors in the waiting room of Massachusetts General Hospital's Transgender Health Clinic. (Photo by Jonah Comstock)

By Jonah Comstock 04:39 pm September 27, 2019
Boston's Massachusetts General Hospital is one of many across the country adding sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) information to its clinical systems.
Connected 'smart' communities will be a key part of 21st century healthcare
By Mike Miliard 02:53 pm September 27, 2019
During National Health IT Week, three experts put the focus on how digital technologies and smart care approaches are already transforming population health and helping address social determinants.
By Nathan Eddy 10:57 am September 27, 2019
The customizable DynamikAnalytix technology from Clinical Cyber Defense System aims to tackle a central challenge for cybersecurity: getting non-technical leaders such as CMIOs and CEOs engaged with the subject.

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