EHR

Effective Precision Medicine Requires Moving Beyond the EHR

2018-11-17T10:14:48+00:00

By Jennifer Bresnick, HealthIT Analytics | November 12, 2018 Electronic health records are not enough to support truly effective precision medicine at the point of care, said providers participating in a survey from KLAS research, but more targeted health IT tools are producing high rates of satisfaction. Few providers expressed [...]

Effective Precision Medicine Requires Moving Beyond the EHR2018-11-17T10:14:48+00:00

What Patient Data Hooks Up to the EHR? 600+ Providers Weigh In

2018-11-04T18:03:39+00:00

By Jessica Kim Cohen, Becker's Hospital Review | November 2, 2018 Most provider organizations can integrate data from external hospitals into their EHR, according to the 2018 HealthCare's Most Wired survey, which the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives released Oct. 31. This marks the first year CHIME has administered [...]

What Patient Data Hooks Up to the EHR? 600+ Providers Weigh In2018-11-04T18:03:39+00:00

Why Walmart Filed a Patent for Blockchain, Wearables and EHR Data

2018-06-23T07:08:43+00:00

By Dave Muoio | June 21, 2018 The retail giant is looking to protect a method for obtaining EHR data via the distributed ledger technology. Walmart’s ongoing investigation of blockchain technologies seems to have intersected with its growing interest in joining the healthcare space, according to a patent application released [...]

Why Walmart Filed a Patent for Blockchain, Wearables and EHR Data2018-06-23T07:08:43+00:00

Users Opt for Integrated EHR, Population Health, RCM Platforms

2018-05-10T22:25:22+00:00

By Jennifer Bresnick | May 4, 2018 Integrated electronic health record (EHR), population health management, and revenue cycle management (RCM) platforms are receiving top marks in user satisfaction from a growing number of organizations investing in all-in-one health IT tools, says Black Book in a new survey. Eighty-six percent of [...]

Users Opt for Integrated EHR, Population Health, RCM Platforms2018-05-10T22:25:22+00:00

CMS Overhauls Meaningful Use EHR Program, Renames it ‘Promoting Interoperability’

2018-04-27T02:00:31+00:00

By Susan Morse | Healthcare Finance, April 24, 2018 Administrator Seema Verma said changes to the program eliminate 25 measures and saves hospitals over 2 million hours of work and $75 million. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma on Tuesday announced changes to overhaul the meaningful use [...]

CMS Overhauls Meaningful Use EHR Program, Renames it ‘Promoting Interoperability’2018-04-27T02:00:31+00:00

How Apple’s Health Records Could Reshape Patient Engagement

2018-04-27T02:02:54+00:00

By Mike Miliard | Healthcare IT News, April 18, 2018 Dignity Health's chief digital officer explains why he thinks Apple can succeed for population health and precision medicine efforts where other PHR launches have not. As a longtime collaborator with Apple – since before it even beta-tested its Health Records [...]

How Apple’s Health Records Could Reshape Patient Engagement2018-04-27T02:02:54+00:00

Roundup: Digital Health HHS, VA News from Q1 2018

2018-04-15T22:07:50+00:00

By MobiHealthNews | April 13, 2018 Last quarter, the Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Veterans Affairs have both continued to seek public and private partnerships and investigate new technology. Despite controversy over the firing of former VA Secretary Dr. David J. Shulkin, and external criticism [...]

Roundup: Digital Health HHS, VA News from Q1 20182018-04-15T22:07:50+00:00

How the Cloud is Opening Strategic Doors for More Hospitals

2018-02-28T04:15:25+00:00

By Meg Bryant | February 22, 2018 Cloud computing can speed EHR implementation and enhance data use while reducing costs. As hospitals continue their digital transformation, many are looking to the cloud to modernize their IT infrastructures, EHRs and data analytics capabilities to support value-based care. Having a cloud-based EHR allows [...]

How the Cloud is Opening Strategic Doors for More Hospitals2018-02-28T04:15:25+00:00