One benefit of Kaiser Permanente spending an estimated $6 billion for an integrated electronic health records (EHR) system to serve 9 million...
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Looking beyond solely on whether patients are satisfied, the movement focuses on defined protocols that are designed to reduce stress...
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Tags: ACO , EHR , health IT
Most U.S. doctors are willing to let patients update their electronic health records, but only 31% are willing to give...
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Tags: Alere , health IT
A little more than a year after acquiring electronic health records company Wellogic, Alere Inc. (Nasdaq: ALR) has rebranded the...
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HIMSS Board Chair Dr. Willa Fields introduced former President Bill Clinton at the second to last day of the conference...
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Manu Tandon serves as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS).
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Tags: events , health IT , himss
Each year, many of the attendees at the 2013 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition are newcomers to health IT.  In...
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Tags: health IT , himss , Verizon
Last month’s article by Steven Brill in Time magazine (Bitter Pill) brought painful and much needed transparency to the topic of healthcare pricing. The biggest...
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A measure to establish a state-operated health insurance exchange stumbled in the House on Thursday after critics objected that the...
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A new report, supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, demonstrates that processing prescriptions through computerized provider order entry...
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