Profile of Ken Terry
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Ken Terry is a freelance healthcare writer, specializing in health IT. A former technology editor of Medical Economics Magazine, he is also the author of the book Rx For Healthcare Reform.
Articles by Ken Terry
posted in January 2012
New clinical decision support tool gives doctors a better patient problem list, reminding doctors of those medical issues and leading to improved care, say researchers at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston.
IndiGO healthcare software, which predicts which patients will develop chronic conditions and the best interventions to head off disease, signs users.
As U.K. report praises U.S. veterans' home health monitoring, it begs the question why telehealth hasn't gained traction across U.S. healthcare system.
Walgreens subsidiary's focus on patient convenience puts pressure on primary care practice doctors to follow suit.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services finds Epic the clear winner among providers rushing to obtain Meaningful Use incentive dollars. But that race has just started.
Keystone Beacon Community finds a way to extract nursing home and home care data from Medicare forms.
Clinicians can introduce errors when they copy and paste sensitive patient data into electronic health records, according to AMA research.
Nearly two dozen community facilities get remote neurology consults, speeding appropriate treatment of patients.
Claims processing standards expected to cut administrative burden on healthcare providers, insurance companies, and states, says Department of Health and Human Services.
The American Telemedicine Association wants Medicare to approve telemedicine services for stroke and intensive care.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association's support for the Office of the National Coordinator of Health IT program includes making the public more aware of the value of health IT.
Worldwide telemedicine market will grow 18% annually through 2016, according to Berg Insight.