According to HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society), the level of "meaningful use" is accomplished when the EHR (Electronic Health Records) solution/technology, has capabilities to e-prescribe, exchange electronic health information to improve the quality of care, the capacity to provide clinical decision support to support practitioner order entry, and ability to submit clinical quality measures - and other measures - as selected by the Secretary of Health and Human Services
The fact that the FDA has taken a proactive approach in this area is a sign of progress in the health care sector’s efforts to move into a more flexible and digital state. It is also a sign that the FDA wants to ensure these apps are beneficial and not harmful for consumers and health care providers
HITECH is aimed at improving healthcare outcomes, facilitating access to records and to simplifying care
Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) recently completed a migration assessment and content consolidation project from a legacy enterprise content management system to the latest platform version
AthenaHealth co-founder Jonathan Bush shares one example at the Health Care Blog about the need for collaboration at the point of care for the purpose of clinical information exchange
Social tools can be leveraged to improve coordination of care among healthcare professionals, streamline the development of clinical content , enable distributed research teams to accelerate drug discovery , enhance customer service between health insurers and their members and advance learning and continuing medical education within the workplace
Title: Content Strategy for Healthcare Date/Time: October 3 rd at 1:00PM Eastern An effective content strategy is part of an overall approach that can improve the quality of patient care and reduce provider risk
Every time I hear this term “totally mobile” it reminds me of a friend I had in high school who was raised in California and moved to New England. He had been working on an old car his Dad gave him to use when he got his license. On that day, he showed up where we all hung out and...
Accenture's rise as a social enterprise is a terrific success story for enterprise collaboration, and our vision at Ozmosis is to drive a similar transformation in health care
Did I get your attention? You are probably wondering how the cloud and healthcare are related. Well here is a little story based on real life experience. I am preparing for a trip outside the US – no surprise there – but this time I am required to get some vaccinations due to my...