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Content tagged with Clinical Information Systems posted in November 2009
Feds Providing $80 Million For Health IT Training
News  |  11/30/2009  | 
The government funding helps set up 6-month health IT workforce training programs at community colleges nationwide.
Physicians Question Health IT Stimulus Requirements
News  |  11/23/2009  | 
A physicians practice industry group expresses concern about electronic health record incentive programs.
Remote Monitoring Yields Healthier Patients
News  |  11/19/2009  | 
Nursing service uses wireless devices to monitor homebound patients and get data to doctors faster, reducing hospitalizations by more than 50%.
Medicine Bottles Get Net Connection
News  |  11/19/2009  | 
A new pill bottle cap with a wireless Internet connection flashes when it's time to take a pill and even calls forgetful patients with reminders.
EMR Adoption Earns Hospital High Score
News  |  11/18/2009  | 
Achieving its high level of electronic medical records adoption has taken small Maine hospital five years.
Healthcare Goes Mobile, Virtual WIth Dell Offering
News  |  11/18/2009  | 
Dell Mobile Clinical Computing solution provides clinicians with single sign-on and roaming capabilities.
Healthcare's New Revenue Generator: Business Apps
News  |  11/17/2009  | 
Banner Health uses $17 million supply chain savings to pay for new clinical information systems.
Desktop Virtualization A Remedy For Hospital
News  |  11/16/2009  | 
A New York healthcare provider deploys "zero-client" devices to reduce PC maintenance and improve business performance.
Healthcare IT Career Tips
News  |  11/9/2009  | 
IT pros without clinical experience shouldn't rule out possible transitions into emerging healthcare IT jobs.
Florida Hospital Dials Up iPhones For Nurses
News  |  11/6/2009  | 
iPhones are helping a Sarasota hospital connect its nursing staff via text messaging, and soon, VoIP telephony.
IBM Launches Healthcare Research Center
News  |  11/5/2009  | 
Dallas facility will focus on how field data from hospitals and clinics can be mined to produce better patient outcomes.
eReferral System Boosts Medical Center Bookings
News  |  11/4/2009  | 
A portal-based referral system from Carefx and a clinical information exchange from GE Healthcare increase appointments and reduce patient no-shows.
Desktop Virtualization Speeds Hospital Clinicians
News  |  11/3/2009  | 
By rolling out desktop virtualization from Sychron, Seton Family of Hospitals has reduced the time clinicians spend logging on and off systems each day.


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