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Elevate 100: Priyank Kharge says state’s women are breaking new ground in tech
Karnataka’s dynamic IT & BT Minister Priyank Kharge is a big champion of women entrepreneurs. As part of the state’s innovation fund, a separate corpus has been kept aside for women who are driving new business ideas. Talking about the government’s …
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Boundless collaboration.
Whether in a small group, in big conference rooms, or at conferences with international attendees: Make sure your message will get across. Meetings with attendees residing in other locations and foreign countries, telephone conferences held from mobile …
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MCI fails as medical education regulator, revamp it: Par panel

MCI fails as medical education regulator, revamp it: Par panel
A parliamentary committee has called for revamping the Medical Council of India, saying, it has failed in its role as the regulator and this had led to a downward slide in the country’s medical education system. The committee in its report, which was …
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International program good for global health
For more than four decades, the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa has pursued a cultural exchange where the universal language is medicine. Fourth year students and faculty in the John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Postgraduate Medical Education Program …
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Latest Content Management Systems News

Deadlines for CMS Data Revisions, Geographic Re-classifications Coming in September
There are several key deadlines coming in September for hospitals to revise wage index data, change occupational mix survey data, apply for Medicare geographic reclassifications or revise Worksheet S-10 data. Hospitals have until Sept. 1, to review the …
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CMS joins Summit Learning
LITTLE ROCK — Cutter Morning Star is one of 15 Arkansas schools to join the Summit Learning Program this year. More than 300 teachers and leaders from Arkansas, Alabama and North Carolina traveled to Little Rock last month as part of Summit Learning’s …
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Health information technology conference planned June 3-5

Health information technology conference planned June 3-5
The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services will host Connecting Michigan for Health 2015 from June 3-5 at the Lansing Convention Center. The event provides a forum to discuss the health care industry’s efforts to improve care delivery and …
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HRSA to distribute grants for health information technology adoption
On Aug. 1, the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) announced grants of $ 3 million to help community health centers with the adoption of health information technology. These funds come in addition to the previous grants totaling $ 18 million …
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Visibility Software Becomes an Official Abila Product Partner

Visibility Software Becomes an Official Abila Product Partner
Visibility Software is excited to announce that we are now an official Abila Product Partner. As an official Abila Product Partner, Visibility has further solidified their relationship with Abila to continue to advance, enhance and expand integration …
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LMS-Z620 laser from RIEGL Laser Measurement Systems GmbH
The terrestrial laser scanner system RIEGL LMS-Z620 consists of a high performance long-range 3D scanner, the accompanying operating and processing software RiSCAN PRO, and a calibrated and accurately orientated and mounted high-resolution digital camera.
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Infor Learning Management
Get more insight on trends and solutions impacting human capital management. Infor Learning Management is one of several strategic and core applications that comprise the Infor Human Capital Management system. Winner of the Brandon Hall Gold Award for Best …
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England Medical Occupations (National Institute)

England Medical Occupations (National Institute)
The Guildhall Library has a leaflet on all kinds of medical practitioners and most county archives have a leaflet describing what they have. We welcome updates and additions to this Wiki page.
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WIKI-LEAKS PLANS TO RELEASE THE COMPUTERIZED CONFIDENTIAL MEDICAL RECORDS OF ALL AMERICANS
“Given the well documented inefficiency with which our federal government does anything, I think it is safe to predict that mistakes from faulty data entries, loss medical records, mis-entered ID numbers, “down” computers, could lead to drastic and …
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Latest Electronic Health Records News

Electronic Health Records Market Research Report | By TMR
Global Electronic Health Records Market: Snapshot Electronic health records (EHR) are the digital version of a patient’s medical history, which is maintained by the healthcare provider over … Global Electronic Health Records Market: Snapshot …
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Tanzania: Why Having Electronic Health Records Matter
Medical records are generated daily in out-patient and in-patient departments of every hospital. These include data on demographics, illness investigations and diagnosis. Traditionally, these data have been captured on paper source and filed to make what …
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VA chooses commercial overhaul of electronic health records system
WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs will turn to the private sector to overhaul its electronic health records, and is side-stepping the federal contracting process to do so, VA Secretary David Shulkin announced Monday. The VA will use the …
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University of Florida debuts state-of-the-art medical education building

University of Florida debuts state-of-the-art medical education building
The University of Florida Health Science Center – the most comprehensive academic health center in the Southeast – is dedicated to high-quality programs of education, research, patient care and public service. The UF College of Dentistry is the only public …
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What Is Competency-Based Medical Education?
What is Competency-Based Medical Education (CBME)? Think flexible, lifelong learning, with knowledge and/or skills assessed throughout a continuum of learning. In a competency-based educational program, you don’t just acquire knowledge and then spit it …
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CodeCanyon – WordPress Licensing System Basic v2.9.9.4 – 3720528

CodeCanyon – WordPress Licensing System Basic v2.9.9.4 – 3720528
A Powerful Yet Intuitive Licensing System Built For WordPress Plugin and Theme Creator or Any Project Who Need to Secure and Control Their Most Valuable Assets. Deploy this in your own products to ensure they are only used by whom has the right. Ensure …
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Health Information Technology: Closing the Gap or Exacerbating Health Disparities in Underserved Communities?

Cracked Open: Liberty, Fertility, and the Pursuit of High-tech Babies
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Cracked Open is Miriam Zoll’s eye-opening account of growing into womanhood with the simultaneous opportunities offered by the women’s movement and new discoveries in reproductive technologies. Influenced by pervasive media and cultural messages suggesting that science had finally eclipsed Mother Nature, Zoll –– like millions of women –– delays motherhood until the age of 40.

When things don’t progress as she had hoped, she and her husband enter a science-fiction world of medical seduction, capitalist conception and bioethical quagmires. Desperate to conceive, they turn to unproven treatments and procedures only to learn that the odds of becoming parents through reproductive medicine are far less than they and their generation had been led to believe..

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Health Information Technology: Closing the Gap or Exacerbating Health Disparities in Underserved Communities?
Health disparities are avoidable inequalities in health between two groups of people. They are often associated with social, economic, and/or environmental disadvantage. In the United States, health disparities are persistent, especially in poor, rural …
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What Strengths Do I Need to Have to Be Successful in Health Information Technology?
Health information technology — computerization of patients’ medical records and electronic exchange of those records among healthcare professionals — has created two rapidly growing professions: health information technicians and health information …
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