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By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am August 02, 2004
Rich Trussoni is busy fine-tuning an operating room revenue management system at Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center that already resulted in $2.8 million in total billing during the first two months of...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 29, 2004
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By Healthcare IT News 12:00 am July 28, 2004
NAHIT standards directory now available to everyone The National Alliance for Health Information Technology has made public the directory of healthca...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
Duke University's Fuqua School of Business and School of Medicine have moved quickly to advance an electronic health record initiative announced in March 2004 by establishing a non-profit foundation t...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
Prescribing information is becoming more common among physicians, but the practice is just at its beginning stages, says Joshua Seidman, executive director of the Center for Information Therapy, based...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
Miami Pediatrics, a medical practice with seven doctors and three locations, could serve as a model for how much better management is when billing is under control. Since t...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
A new Vantage Point survey conducted by the Healthcare Information and Systems Management Society reveals a majority of healthcare professionals believe hospitals have the most to gain from the federa...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
Bernie Monegain, News/online editorPALO ALTO, CA – Boosting their confidence in ease of use and potential return on investment is the key to convincing doctors to switch their patients' records...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
Dr Andrew Steele, director of medical informatics at Denver Health, studied for his master of science degree more than 4,600 miles away from his tutors at the University of Bath in England and the Roy...
By Bernie Monegain 12:00 am July 28, 2004
The American Medical Association is poised to take a more visible role in persuading doctors to use information technology in their practices....