Current Headlines

  1. mHealth Tools Disruptive, Increase Workload
    7/2/2015

    According to a recent study by researchers in Quebec, increased workload and disruption of workflow are still barriers to mHealth success. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  2. Post-Surgery App Boosts Patient Outcomes
    7/2/2015

    Using a tablet based app to check in with patients after surgery is the approach hospital is choosing to speed up their patients’ recoveries. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  3. Budgets Tops Providers’ Security Concerns
    7/2/2015

    Aside from nosy employees and hacking, budget concerns top the list of provider worries when it comes to security. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  4. CHIME Offers Recommendations To Senate HELP Health IT Working Group
    7/2/2015

    In recommendations submitted recently to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) identified several solutions for improving patient care delivery and supporting the nation's transition to electronic health records.

  5. ADP AdvancedMD Debuts New Patient Relationship Management (PRM) Suite
    7/1/2015

    ADP AdvancedMD, a leader in all-in-one, cloud electronic health record (EHR), practice management, medical scheduling, medical billing services and a pioneer of big data reporting and business intelligence for smaller medical practices, recently announced the launch of its new Patient Relationship Management (PRM) suite.

  6. Big Data Can Prevent Adverse Drug Effects
    7/1/2015

    Using EHR data, researchers from Stanford University identified two heartburn medications they believe increase the risk of heart attacks. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  7. 96% Of Users, Providers Say Apps ‘Improve Their Quality Of Life’
    7/1/2015

    A survey of more than a thousand individuals and 500 medical professionals found the vast majority believe mHealth apps are beneficial. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  8. IT Staff Recruiting Difficult
    7/1/2015

    It is increasingly more difficult for hospitals to find qualified IT staff as technology companies are recruiting the majority of skilled IT workers. By Katie Wike, contributing writer

  9. SATO And Cadi Launching PJM RFID Thermo IC Tag At HIMSS Asia Pacific
    7/1/2015

    SATO, a leading global provider of Auto-ID solutions that empower workforces and streamline operations, and Cadi Scientific, a Singapore-based provider of healthcare RFID tracking solutions, announced recently that they will launch a jointly developed PJM RFID Thermo IC Tag this coming September at HIMMS Asia Pacific 2015.

  10. PA Scrambling To Get HIE Contingency Plan In Place
    6/30/2015

    Pennsylvania’s health department has submitted an application to create an independent exchange. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

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