Cancer Researchers Call For EHR Standards
American Society of Clinical Oncology report says, with modifications, electronic health records could play a transformational role in targeting cancer treatments.
9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
There's no doubt: Clinicians love their mobile devices. Among many new health apps, here are 9 that healthcare professionals and their patients should investigate.
Why Doctors Won't Like ACOs
Accountable Care Organizations require hard data to support treatment decisions. IT's job is to build that evidence into your organization's systems.
Don't Regulate EHRs Like Cars
In the interest of patient safety, the Institute of Medicine recommends that health IT be more tightly regulated, much like the auto industry. But are the two industries comparable?
Progress On Health Data Exchange Specs
Seven states, eight e-health records vendors, and three health information exchange providers agree to support interoperability standards that also could make health data exchange easier nationally.
Docs Warm Up to EHRs, Patients Want Paper
While docs are gradually getting onboard with electronic health records, most patients worry about the security of their personal health info in cyberspace. What's behind the chasm?
Michigan HIE Puts Sustainability Into Play
South East Michigan Health Information Exchange joins Nationwide Health Information Network Exchange, also helps Social Security Administration improve eligibility processes.