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
EHRs are commonly promoted as boosting patient safety, but are we all being fooled? InformationWeek Radio investigates.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 6/26/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Independent report lays out a robust path to interoperability. Will we follow it?By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 6/25/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Infirmary Health used Ancile's CBT system to train more than 1,000 hospital clinicians and staff within weeks to use their new Epic electronic health record platform.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/24/20142 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
Community Health Plan of Washington's most vulnerable patients are doing a better job of sticking to their treatment plans -- thanks to big data, analytics, and hospital partner Health Integrated.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/19/201410 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
Assisted living centers find electronic health records help them accommodate residents with more complex care needs and the staffing needed to serve them.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/17/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Confusion over the standards for anonymous data, or deidentification of data, damages adoption of mHealth apps, curtails innovation, and could generate needless extra laws.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 6/17/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT Salary Survey 2014: BankingIt's been a good year for banking and financial services IT pros: Most are satisfied with their job responsibilities, compensation, and job security. Few are looking for a new job, but active job searchers want higher pay.
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