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Latest Electronic Health Records News

Infrared HDR Garden of the Gods Colorado Springs Colorado. Image by Brokentaco IR HDR. IR converted Canon Rebel XTi. AEB +/-2 total of 3 exposures processed with Photomatix. Levels adjusted in PSE. I found some shots I did back in Sep 08 that I never processed. I have one similar to this one but slightly […]

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Health IT (health information technology)

Health IT (health information technology) Health IT (health information technology) is the area of IT involving the design, development, creation, use and maintenance of information systems for the healthcare industry. Automated and interoperable healthcare information systems are expected to … Read more on SearchHealthIT Connecting the Dots: Health Information Technology Expansion and Health Disparities Copyright: […]

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Are Your Electronic Health Records Safe?

Are Your Electronic Health Records Safe? The U.S. health care system is gradually migrating from paper to electronic health records– a move that is meant to improve the quality of care and reduce health insurance and other costs. But is the move endangering the safety of your patient information? Read more on Fox Business Ebola, […]

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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 … Read more on Midland Daily News HRSA to […]

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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 … Read more on articlesfactory.com Tanzania: Why Having Electronic Health Records Matter […]

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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 Image by DES Daughter 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, […]

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Children’s Hospital of Orange County honored for improving care with health information technology

Children’s Hospital of Orange County honored for improving care with health information technology ORANGE, Calif. (Jan. 31, 2017) – Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) was named a 2016 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Enterprise Davies Award recipient for achieving improvements in patient care through the use of … Read more on bioengineer.org […]

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‘Will It Work Here?’: Health Systems Need Contextual Evidence Before Adopting Innovations

‘Will It Work Here?’: Health Systems Need Contextual Evidence Before Adopting Innovations Health systems are eager to learn about better ways to deliver care. This requires innovation—doing something differently from how it is currently done. In a recent Health Affairs article, Elizabeth McGlynn and Mark McClellan noted that innovations often … Read more on Health […]

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Will Electronic Medical Records Improve Health Care?

Will Electronic Medical Records Improve Health Care? Electronic health records (EHRs) have received a lot of attention since the Obama administration committed $ 19 billion in stimulus funds earlier this year to encourage hospitals and health care facilities to digitize patient data and make better use of … Read more on Scientific American The bumpy […]

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Latest Health Information Technology News

Leadership Communication in Health Information Technology Projects On September 4, 2012, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule that specifies the “meaningful use” EHR Incentive Program stage two criteria that will be effective in 2014. 1 According to a KPMG survey published on … Read more on journal.ahima.org Series talks […]

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