EHR News

  1. New On-Demand Podcasts Address Healthcare EHR Migration & Optimization Issues

    Boston Software Systems®, the leader in automation and migration platform technology for the healthcare industry, today announced the launch of a new podcast series to provide busy healthcare professionals with on-demand access to conversations with their peers.

  2. Informatics Webinar: Adopting Evidence Based Order Sets And Care Plans In A Mature EHR Environment

    MetroHealth System, a HIMSS Stage 7 organization, went live with Epic inpatient CPOE in 2009, and developed their own order sets and care plans for many years after that. In 2013, however, the leadership team looked to adopt evidence-based content from the outside, in the interest of improving quality, lowering readmissions and length of stay.

  3. Vitera Healthcare Solutions And Greenway Medical Technologies Combine

    Vitera Healthcare Solutions, LLC and Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc., leading providers of clinical, financial and administrative solutions to healthcare providers, recently announced the completion of a previously announced merger resulting in the combination of the two companies into an innovative leader in health information technology.

  4. Greenway Named An Intel Innovation Award Finalist

    Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. has received its latest recognition for industry innovation and leadership by being named a finalist for the 2013 Intel Innovation Award. Greenway’s selection acknowledges the care-delivery breakthroughs afforded by its PrimeMOBILE app for Windows 8, which provides caregivers with mobile access to patient data housed in Greenway’s electronic health record, practice management and interoperability solution platform.

  5. Greenway First Ambulatory Health IT Provider To Join Healtheway And Support eHealth Exchange

    Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. continues its industry leadership role in fostering interoperability and data liquidity to improve care coordination and outcomes by becoming the first ambulatory HIT solutions provider to join Healtheway, Inc. and support the national eHealth Exchange.

  6. Automated Quality Reporting Through EHRs Can Result In Significant Efficiencies And Care Improvements

    Using electronic health records to automate reporting of quality measures reduces reporting time required for one measure set alone by about 50 percent, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.

  7. Hallmark Health Partners With athenahealth For Improved Care Coordination And More Proactive Population Health Management

    athenahealth, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based services for electronic health record (EHR), practice management, care coordination, and population management, today announced that Hallmark Health System has selected "athenaClarity," a cloud-based practice and population management service that delivers actionable insight in both fee-for-service and risk-based payment environments.

  8. CMS Releases Updated Data On EHR Adoption

    Yesterday the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released new data that demonstrate that doctors and hospitals are using electronic health records (EHRs) to provide more information securely to patients and are using that information to help manage their patients’ care.

  9. Greenway And Epic EHR Interoperability Helps Mothers And Newborns Receive Higher-Quality, Safer Care

    Greenway Medical Technologies and Epic Systems have achieved interoperability between their solutions to improve care coordination for the thousands of patients two of their customers in Lancaster, PA treat in common.

  10. HMS And Greenway Form Strategic Partnership

    Healthcare Management Systems, Inc. (HMS) recently announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Greenway Medical Technologies, Inc. to integrate HMS’ enterprise inpatient EHR with Greenway’s ambulatory solution, PrimeSUITE.