Humanitarian organization Direct Relief uses mapping to visualize needs and plot the logistics of distribution before disaster strikes.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/3/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VistA Core modernization and modularization will prepare the Veterans Administration's electronic health records system for the future.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/3/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Healthcare organizations are taking advantage of the delay in a variety of ways, such as training more staff, improving documentation integrity, and conducting more robust testing, according to a survey.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/30/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce1 cloud platform will serve as development platform for patient-care apps using Philips health monitoring devices.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 6/26/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Doctors are being forced to pull data out of multiple EMRs -- plus use phones and pagers -- to care for patients. This context switching slows down work and frustrates the goal of electronic health data.By Dr. Donald Voltz MD, 6/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dr. Farzad Mostashari, former national coordinator for HIT at the US Department of Health and Human Services, founds an ACO to help physician-led practices deliver value-based population health services to patients.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/18/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With audits expected to increase this year, healthcare organizations increasingly invest in risk assessment software or services to ensure compliance.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/16/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With more than 100,000 mobile health apps available today, you need help sorting through the fitness contenders. Consider these nine apps.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/13/201414 comments | Read | Post a Comment
By giving clinicians the information they want, Epocrates stays atop the medical reference category for the fifth consecutive year.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/12/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The Office of the National Coordinator of Health IT outlines an ambitious plan to link patients' health records across the entire medical ecosystem.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/6/201415 comments | Read | Post a Comment
VMware's first vertical industry system collects key data from electronic medical records software and then analyzes performance.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 6/6/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange sends Department of Health & Human Services laundry list of to-dos to ensure healthcare industry meets new ICD-10 deadline. By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/6/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The startup Captricity uses a combination of crowdsourcing and OCR to digitize mountains of paper records, particularly for government agencies and healthcare.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/5/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Health Data Exploration Project sees research gold in mining consumer health data from pedometers, fitness bands, and other gadgets.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/4/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple affirms its commitment to mobile health by partnering with market-leading hospital software firm and renowned healthcare provider.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/3/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CMS updates, elaborates on public healthcare utilization, while FDA announces API access to its database of adverse drug reaction reports.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/2/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
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