It’s not just about instant messaging – we need an integrated approach to clinical communication
EMIS reveals X-citing next phase of GP IT software
Can technology restore humanity to healthcare?
"At its core, technology would seem to be the antithesis of humanity," said Dr. Chris Derienzo, chief quality officer at Asheville, North Carolina-based Mission Health System. "It doesn't feel, it doesn't think and it can't see the humanity of the person in front of it," he explained."
Integrating EHR Use, Health Data Exchange Into Behavioral Health
FDA issues new framework to advance use of real-world data
HIT Think 3 top cybersecurity predictions for 2019
Special Article |4 December 2018
Ensuring Fairness in Machine Learning to Advance Health Equity
HIPAA modernization push gets backing from AHIMA and AMIA
How big data is redefining the CEO, CFO and COO roles
APIs, TEFCA Expected to Boost EHR Interoperability Industry-Wide
As APIs improve and TEFCA goes into effect, ONC leaders expect health IT standardization and EHR interoperability will improve.
Study links stress from EHR use to physician burnout
Survey reveals the benefits and downside of online medical information
HIT Think The long and winding road to health data exchange
ECG app on Apple Watch lets users identify irregular heart rhythms
In Grandma’s Stocking: An Apple Watch To Monitor Falls, Track Heart Rhythms
Imprivata, DigiCert team up on EPCS technology to tighten opioid prescription access
How HIE Adoption Simplifies, Streamlines Health Data Exchange
HIE adoption can help healthcare organizations increase rates of health data exchange and succeed in federal incentive programs.
Most EHR Vendors Have Enabled CommonWell, Carequality Connection
Most popular EHR vendors allow providers to connect to CommonWell or Carequality, representing progress for interoperability.
Cyber security: Hackers step out of the shadows with bigger, bolder attacks
HIT Think Why data integrity is the key to machine learning in healthcare
EHR Upgrades Are Pain Point for Rev Cycle Execs
Fifty-six percent of surveyed executives said their organizations can't keep up with EHR upgrades or underuse available EHR functions.
VA Shadow Rulers Had Sway Over Contracting and Budgeting
New disclosures and investigations are straining the three Trump associates’ relationship with the new VA secretary.
Investigating Trump’s Promises to America’s Veterans
Blockchain for healthcare: How CIOs should be approaching it
How a scribe tool linked to Epic EHR is helping ease physician burnout
15% of physicians have worked in organizations that offer telemedicine: 6 survey insights
Satisfaction High with Epic, Cerner Clinical Surveillance Tools
Satisfaction with clinical surveillance tools is high, but users of Epic and Cerner still face some optimization and functionality challenges.
Top Three 2019 Healthcare Cybersecurity Trends
VA, GE Healthcare partner to expand use of 3D printing in care
AMA: Telemedicine use by docs is exception rather than rule
Surescripts says tool aids transparency, drug affordability and adherence
HIT Think 4 keys to success with AI and machine learning
EHR Relief in Sight? HHS Issues Draft Strategy to Reduce Health IT Burdens
Opportunity for public commentary is open through January 28.
Digital transformation: 3 charts spotlight what top business decision makers need to know
How Information Blocking Regulations Can Promote EHR Usability
AMA and Medstar recommended three information blocking policies that may help to boost EHR usability and safety.
EHRA Publishes EHR Implementation Guide for Opioid Prescribing
A new guide from EHRA offers recommendations for using CDC’s opioid prescribing resource with EHR implementations.
- Opioids are not front line therapy
- Establish goals for pain and function
- Discuss risks and benefits
- Use immediate-release opioids when starting
- Use the lowest effective dose
- Prescribe short durations for acute pain
- Evaluate benefits and harms frequently
- Use strategies to mitigate risks
- Review PDMP data
- Use urine drug testing
- Avoid concurrent opioid and benzodiazepine prescribing
- Offer treatment for opioid use disorder
Industry Voices—Why blockchain is the healthcare disrupter we’ve been waiting for
Propeller Health acquired by ResMed for $225M
Information blocking provisions will be 'largely common sense,' says ONC’s Rucker
NVIDIA builds partnerships, offers tools to use AI in imaging
Payers, providers peg blockchain to improve demographic data
Factors affecting implementation of digital health interventions for people with psychosis or bipolar disorder, and their family and friends: a systematic review
- Golnar Aref-Adib, MRCPsych
- Tayla McCloud, MSc
- Jamie Ross, PhD
- Puffin O'Hanlon, MSc
- Victoria Appleton, PhD
- Sarah Rowe, PhD
- et al.