Newsletter | April 22, 2015

04.22.15 -- One Third Of HIT Services Delivered Through The Cloud

Health IT Outcomes
92% Of Physicians Admit To Sending PHI Via SMS Texting   92% Of Physicians Admit To Sending PHI Via SMS Texting
That’s according to a recent Spyglass physician survey. It’s also why healthcare leaders like Reading Health System are proactively moving to a secure texting solution from Vocera. Unlike other secure texting solutions, Vocera enables physicians, nurses and staff to go from a text to a call without leaving the smartphone app. Plus, it integrates with EHR systems.
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Health IT Voices   Health IT Voices
Health IT Outcomes provided a unique perspective of HIMSS15 by broadcasting live from our booth on the show floor. Hosts Todd Schnick and Kelly Riggs spoke with many of healthcare's most influential leaders.
Featured Articles
How To Make Sure Medical Data Is Always Available
By PC Connection, Inc.
Backing up medical data is an integral part of giving employees the tools to do their work. When on organization’s existing backup solution was not doing the job, it implemented a cost-effective solution that also provided high availability for disaster recovery while significantly reducing the organization’s recovery time objectives.
CHIME Blurs The Lines Between CMIOs & CIOs
By Christine Kern, contributing writer
CHIME has announced it will provide operational, administrative, and staff support to AMDIS in the areas of education programming, event management, public policy, marketing/communications, and industry relations.
Patient Portal Integration Inspires Physicians To Initiate Communication
By NextGen Healthcare
Patient portal technology has helped The Medical Clinic Of North Texas promote dynamic, interactive patient/provider communications geared at enhancing productivity, increasing staff/patient satisfaction, and improving patient care.
Dramatic' HCAHPS Improvement With Hands-Free Communication Integration
By Vocera Communications
As a hospital committed to being the leader in patient and family centered care, Northern Westchester (NWH) embarked on a comprehensive process re-design of its inpatient Medical-Surgical units. The goal—to ensure processes are truly centered around the needs of the patient, and that the patient, family caregiver, and staff are all involved in and informed of the patient’s plan of care.
One Third Of HIT Services Delivered Through The Cloud
By Katie Wike, contributing writer   By Katie Wike, contributing writer
Just over 34 percent of healthcare IT services are delivered through the cloud, either entirely or partially, according to CDW. This finding can be found in the recently released Cloud 401 Report which asked more than 1,200 IT professionals about their experience with the cloud.
HIMSS15: Advocate's Health IT Portfolio Approach Drives ROI And Compliance
Telemedicine Adoption Model Unveiled At HIMSS Conference
Imprivata Cortext Expands Capabilities To Transform Clinical Communication
Carolinas Healthcare Selects Influence Health For Care Management
MyDirectives Teams With Cerner And Coordinated Care Oklahoma
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