Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)

Healthcare IT executives meeting
By Mike Miliard 10:48 am September 14, 2023
A report from Bain and KLAS sees 80% of chief information officers and other tech leaders boosting their investments in software and digital tools. They've got rev cycle and clinical workflows top of mind, but their AI plans are still coming into focus.
The Capitol
By Andrea Fox 10:24 am September 14, 2023
But restarting the paused Electronic Health Record Modernization program will first require a successful deployment at Lovell Federal Health Care Center in Chicago, says Dr. Neil Evans of the EHRM Integration Office.
Doctor using EHR in hospital
By Mike Miliard 11:06 am September 13, 2023
Electronic health records that deliver suboptimal user experience are more likely to lead to alert fatigue and less likely to catch errors that could impact hospital safety, University of Utah Health research shows.
Doctors and payers sit around a table discussing claims data, prior authorizations and more.
By Andrea Fox 11:06 am September 13, 2023
The payer says its new care management platform built on Salesforce Health Cloud helps understand members' care needs better and other tools reduce the processing time for benefits administration from 24 hours to five minutes. 
An IT programmer working on computer codes
By Adam Ang 02:25 am September 12, 2023
The connector plane will ensure safe access to health data on consumer apps.
Northern Health's EMR clinical transition team briefing hospital staff
By Adam Ang 02:20 am September 12, 2023
The system is now live at Bundoora Centre and Broadmeadows Hospital.
Epic trade show sign
By Mike Miliard 11:23 am September 11, 2023
The Salt Lake City health system cites "significantly higher" provider satisfaction scores as it moves to a single electronic health record. UPMC's switch to Epic for inpatient care by 2026, meanwhile, will be "transformative," says its CIO.
Pawan Jindal of Darena Solutions on EHRs
By Bill Siwicki 10:56 am September 08, 2023
Better EHRs deliver better outcomes. They also protect patients and providers, fuel powerful research and much more. But health systems face many challenges managing data across care settings – one expert offers guidance.
A nurse checking medication records on a laptop
By Adam Ang 03:26 am September 08, 2023
Also, Genea runs an integrated surgery management system powered by Clintel's CareRight.
John Riggi, national advisor for cybersecurity and risk for the American Hospital Association
By Andrea Fox 10:37 am September 07, 2023
At the HIMSS Healthcare Cybersecurity Forum, AHA cyber risk advisor John Riggi said health systems need to prepare now for clinical and operational contingencies as high-impact ransomware attacks increase.