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By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 27, 2004
A rural area in Colorado hopes to use a cash windfall and close relationships between providers to quickly create a community health information network.The Mesa County Health Information Network wa...
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 27, 2004
An integrated delivery system's initiative to increase patients' access to healthcare through online appointment scheduling is off to a strong start in the Twin Cities.In the first two months that Hea...
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 27, 2004
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has a radically new database to use in its research on prostate cancer.A content database will serve as a centralized repository to hold information...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am May 27, 2004
Christus Health has deployed Corigelan's Infrastructure Modeling Service to give the healthcare system a deeper and clearer understanding of -and interaction with - its power distribution and technolo...
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 27, 2004
In various difficult and long treks to start healthcare information networks, many hard lessons have been learned.The Foundation for eHealth Initiatives is developing a forum f...
By Jack Beaudoin 12:00 am May 24, 2004
Despite strides in voice recognition technology and announcements such as that of Microsoft's long-awaited Speech Server, some of the nation's largest transcription providers say they're not worried a...
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 24, 2004
Doctors in Georgia and Iowa have been giving their patients a different kind of prescription - one that has them logging in online rather than rushing off to the nearest pharmacy....
By Jack Beaudoin 12:00 am May 20, 2004
The nation's new healthcare IT czar said Wednesday he expects to release a detailed strategy to upgrade healthcare information technology by the end of July. At a press conference at " Towards an Elec...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am May 20, 2004
The 5th Annual TEPR Awards recognized 24 outstanding healthcare information system solutions in eight categories during the opening session of the 20th annual TEPR Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Flori...
By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am May 19, 2004
The nation's new healthcare IT czar said today he expects to release a detailed strategy to upgrade healthcare information technology by the end of July. At a press conference at " Towards an Electron...