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Articles by Nicole Lewis
posted in December 2010
Eligible healthcare professionals and hospitals can begin registering to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record payment system.
Agency aims to transform into an information-centric organization to improve its delivery of healthcare services and manage new programs and requirements outlined in federal law.
Indian IT firm will enter the U.S. healthcare market with the Preferr hosted electronic health records and referral management software.
Beginning Jan. 1, doctors must disclose their financial interest when referring Medicare and Medicaid patients for certain advanced imaging services within their practices.
The cloud-based service addresses some of the biggest problems in health IT: data archiving, migration, and sharing medical images across providers, systems, and locations.
Healthcare systems should choose electronic medical records systems that reflect physician workflow demands to minimize decreases in efficiency, finds study.
Analyst firm predicts that the industry will undergo an extreme strategy makeover in 2011, due to federal mandates, continuing cost pressures, and consumer demands.
The rising number of iPad point-of-care applications are accelerating its use by physicians, finds Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society survey.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will use predictive modeling to identify fraudulent billings before they are paid.
The $61.2 million deal adds InfoLogix's mobility solutions expertise and 1,400 hospital customers to Stanley Black & Decker's healthcare solutions business unit.
The minimum electronic prescription usage requirement for the first six months of 2011 place a financial burden on physicians, according to the American Medical Association.
The DiabetesManager integration with Allscripts electronic health records system marks a first for a clinically tested mHealth solution, according to WellDoc.
Government survey finds that a slim majority of physicians are now using electronic health records or electronic medical records systems.
Federal health IT funding will promote growth in the high-acuity information systems market in 2011, reports Millennium Research Group.
A "universal exchange language" will facilitate the robust, secure electronic exchange of health information across institutions according a report from the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Department of Health and Human Services commits $16 million for states that will use HIEs to improve patient outcomes, boost consumer knowledge, and accelerate public health efforts.
Medicity's iNexx platform, which connects to clinical, administrative and financial networks as well as electronic medical records and practice management systems, bolsters Aetna's health information exchange capabilities.
Adding the mobile care management solution provider will boost NaviNet's unified patient information management clinical product suite and add functionality to its healthcare communications network.
The myHealthyPeople competition will award prizes for software that supports the Department of Health and Human Services' Healthy People 2020 goals.
Application Lifecycle Management 11 may enable healthcare IT staff to automate the critical activities of modernizing software applications from requirements management to quality and performance.