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Articles by Nicole Lewis
posted in May 2012
Contest challenges developers to come up with software that integrates eye exam data and images with electronic health records systems.
New studies also find 88% of doctors believe online medical resources have improved the quality of care.
Health Level Seven launches program to incorporate clinician experience in electronic health record standards.
Dell's cloud-based high-performance computing cluster will enable researchers to ramp up a clinical trial.
Surescripts survey finds 58% of office-based physicians now issue prescriptions electronically. Meaningful Use e-prescribing requirements have played a large role in the technology's adoption.
Patients who monitor their blood pressure at home and enlist pharmacists to help manage their care see improved results.
Recent federal investments in state health insurance exchanges bring total grant funding to more than $1 billion. Needed next: strong security.
Banner Health Network joins forces with the insurance giant, taking advantage of analytics tools needed for its new role as an accountable care organization.
Government investment in EHRs might increase the gap in health IT adoption rates between large and small hospitals.
AT&T inks deal with Valued Relationships Inc. to provide chronically ill patients with a remote monitoring service that connects them to caregivers.
Most consumers believe that video games that force them to get up and move around can improve their health, says study from UnitedHealth Group.
Advent of accountable care organizations and health information exchanges driving hospitals to invest in more business intelligence tools, KLAS survey says.
Regardless of the Supreme Court's decision on the Affordable Care Act, health plans likely will implement the technology needed to meet its objectives, predicts one prominent IT consultant.
Healthcare providers and insurers partnering in accountable care organizations must work to avoid data wars, says IDC analyst.
The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives wants the feds to grant more time for hospital and ambulatory EHRs to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2 criteria.
Allscripts, one of the largest providers of health IT products and services, reports a lower-than-expected quarterly profit and a management shake-up.