Current Headlines

  1. 5 Ways Technology Boosts HCAHPS Scores
    9/4/2015

    Integrate technology to bolster patient engagement and outcomes. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Has MU Improved EHR Adoption?
    9/4/2015

    The Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association reports there is no statistically significant data proving MU incentives have had a positive effect on EHR adoption. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Driven By Reforms, Cleveland Hospitals Reimagine Themselves
    9/3/2015

    Cleveland’s three major health systems are working to transform their businesses. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  4. Portals Not Ready For Diagnosis
    9/3/2015

    According to researchers at the Mayo Clinic, patient portals do not have sufficient enough messaging platforms for clinical decision making. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Libman Education Blogger Rebecca Harmon To Speak At The 2015 AHIMA Convention And Exhibit
    9/3/2015

    Veteran HIM professional, instructor and Libman Education Blogger Rebecca Harmon, MPM, RHIA, CCA, is slated to speak at this year’s Annual AHIMA Convention and Exhibit on the topic “Journey toward the Complaint-Free HIM Department,” on Tuesday, September 29.

  6. Algorithm Could Predict Sepsis In At-Risk Patients
    9/2/2015

    Johns Hopkins researchers have developed an algorithm combining 27 factors to assess patient risk. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. Open Notes Access Good For Patient Safety
    9/2/2015

    The Open Notes initiative which allows patients to access their doctors’ notes in the EHR has the potential to increase safety and care quality. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. HIPAA Expert Joins 3M-Sponsored Visual Privacy Advisory Council
    9/2/2015

    Health care providers must protect sensitive data even as changing practices demand that it be more mobile and easily accessible.

  9. Salesforce Introduces Salesforce Health Cloud -- Building Patient Relationships, Not Records
    9/2/2015

    Salesforce [NYSE: CRM], the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today introduced Salesforce Health Cloud, empowering healthcare providers to go beyond health records and build stronger relationships with patients.

  10. Sharecare Launches AskMD For Apple Watch
    9/2/2015

    Sharecare, a comprehensive health and wellness engagement platform, today announced the launch of AskMD for Apple Watch, the ideal companion to the award-winning app for iPhone that helps people learn more about what might be causing their symptoms, and connect to the doctors and specialists qualified to treat them.

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