Current Headlines

  1. Recent Study Finds No Association Between MU And Quality Of Care
    4/24/2014

    JAMA study shows Meaningful Use does not automatically mean improved care. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  2. Hospitals Post Physician Ratings
    4/24/2014

    Now, patients can find ratings and reviews of their physicians directly on many hospital websites. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. 1 In 3 Patients Would Use Doctor Recommended Apps
    4/24/2014

    Study shows apps are more likely to be used by patients when doctor recommended. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. EHR Fatigue? Scribes Are On The Way
    4/24/2014

    EHRs interactions forcing doctors to consider scribes. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  5. Nurse Informaticists Improve Patient Outcomes
    4/24/2014

    Nurses with graduate training are becoming more common in hospitals; as the field grows, providers are noticing patient outcomes improve as well. Zynx Health presents a webinar on the subject May 15, 2014.

  6. 85% Of Medicare MU Early Adopters Successfully Attested
    4/23/2014

    CMS raw data shows majority of Medicare MU early adopters attested for 2011-2013. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  7. ACOs Need Better EMRs
    4/23/2014

    KLAS survey finds EMRs aren’t meeting the needs of most ACOs. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. CMS Mum On ICD-10 Transition Date Despite Pressures
    4/23/2014

    Coalition presses CMS to solidify October 2015 transition date. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. ICD-10 Delay Disappoints 58% Of Healthcare Organizations
    4/23/2014

    Surprisingly, the majority of healthcare organizations report feeling disappointed by the recent decision to delay the ICD-10 deadline. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  10. Report Shows 2013 Health Spending Up
    4/23/2014

    After year of “self-rationing,” individuals returning to healthcare in 2013. By Christine Kern, contributing writer