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Articles by Nicole Lewis
posted in October 2010
Mobile Clinical Results software allows doctors to remotely access patient medical records.
E-prescribing service adds features to accelerate digital transmission of medical records and clinical information.
Health 2.0 initiatives reduce medical expenses while improving the quality of care, finds Healthcare Performance Management Institute study.
More than half of U.S. medical offices affiliated with large healthcare groups have implemented electronic health records, ahead of the U.S. average of 39%.
Healthcare software targeted at practices with 10 or fewer physicians trying to meet meaningful use guidelines for electronic medical records.
African Americans, younger people, and urban residents are most likely to used software to track their health, nutrition, and fitness, finds Pew Research Center.
Medical facilities will get financial and technical help building robust in-building mobile networks to transmit medical data using 4G handsets from Sprint.
Ten-year deal will provide infrastructure enhancements to advance Centers for Disease Control and Prevention scientific research and public health protection.
Companies are fighting for their share of the electronic health monitoring business, which is expected to grow 55% annually over the next five years.
Under the task order, Hewlett-Packard will provide data maintenance and integrity services for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services electronic health record incentive programs.
The deal marks the telecom's first foray into selling an end-to-end mobile healthcare technology.
Addition of medical images and lab test results positions the firm to tap into the mushrooming health IT and electronic medical record markets.
IT division gets a four-year contract to help the military service transition its medical equipment and staff to high-tech buildings.
Federal incentive payments aren't enough to overcome problems, like increased costs and disruption to workflow, doctor offices perceive with electronic health records.
Epic Systems will develop an electronic health records system for the military agency that meets federal requirements for meaningful use and secure data exchange.
eCardio Diagnostics has partnered with the telecom to bring machine-to-machine data and mobile connectivity to its heart monitoring devices.
Delaying publication of the required methods for moving electronic health record information will increase costs, add confusion, says Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society.
Government stimulus funds to support research into the impact of wireless and telephone care management on heart failure patients' health.
Data on the percentage of applicants denied or charged higher premiums, as well as the base cost and provisions of plans, is available on the federal government website.
States will use the grants to build the IT infrastructure for their insurance marketplaces, which, HHS said, will include the same plans members of Congress can purchase.