Health IT and Vegas: Made for Each Other

Digital Health

I was in Las Vegas at HIMSS this last week, which, for the uninitiated, is a veritable orgy of health information technology (HIT). It’s a long way from 1998, I’ll tell you.

In a nutshell: technology and progress in health IT

KevinMD

We have a new electronic medical health record system at our hospital. It was introduced with what I believe is a short and ineffective training program for physicians followed by a far too short on-location use of experts to help the doctors and nurses learn the new system.

Health IT IPOs – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

This week’s chat will be hosted by John Lynn (@techguy) on the topic “Health IT IPOs” For many startup companies, they have big dreams of one day doing an IPO with their company.

Health IT Workarounds – Funny or Insanity?

Healthcare IT Today

It’s just unfortunate that all of those creative juices are spent on workarounds and not the core problems. While many of the health IT workarounds out there are about health IT people doing what they need to in order to get […]. Administration Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System IT LTPAC Aaron Miri Dirk Stanley Health IT Workarounds Janae Sharp Lucia Savage

HIMSS 2019: The Mainstreaming of Health IT, from Jim Cramer to Opioid Risk Scores

Health Populi

At that moment in the Twitterverse, it occurred to me that health IT as a consumer-facing industry was beginning to mainstream in America. Cramer’s pronouncement led to a tweetstorm where hundreds of tweeters in and outside of health/care talked back and with Cramer.

Featured Health IT Job: Cerner Advanced Reporting

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Cerner Advanced Reporting position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Nudging Patients to Use EHRs: Moving Toward a Tipping Point for Consumer Health IT

Health Populi

patients were offered online access to their health records by providers or insurers, and one-half of them accessed the EHR at least once in the last year. So why don’t patients use online health records yet? Half of U.S.

What NHS tells us about health IT

Morning eHealth

More on Klobuchar, Murkowski’s health data bill — Cerner Millennium won’t initially have all veterans’ data

Health IT leadership shakeup

Morning eHealth

Baby steps for FCC’s telehealth pilot — BadRabbit strikes 4 hospitals

OMB holds health IT's future

Morning eHealth

CFR 42 Part 2 still up in the air — Immigration rule could lead to corrupt EHRs

Health IT Predictions for 2019

Healthcare Informatics

It’s January and that means it is time to brush the dust off of my crystal ball and make some predictions about health IT for the upcoming year

Featured Health IT Job: Chief Information Officer

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Chief Information Officer position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Featured Health IT Job: Epic Ambulatory Build Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Epic Ambulatory Build Analyst position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position was posted by Contineo Health and is available in California.

Health IT Startup: Somatix

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Somatix is a leader in wearable-assisted gesture detection for real-time health intervention and well being enhancement. The article Health IT Startup: Somatix appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Health IT Startup: MedTrainer

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: MedTrainer appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial health IT startup healthcare jobs MedTrainer Steve Gallion

Health IT Startup: DocuTAP

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: DocuTAP appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial DocuTap electronic health record Eric McDonald health IT startup urgent care

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Harnessing Early Adopters in Health IT

Mobile Health Matters

Part of the thrill of working in health IT comes from bringing something more than just a cool widget to market. And, as part of the development process, we seek to partner with health systems to address their specific challenges. Is Being an Early Adopter Worth It?

MU Study Suggests That A Health IT Divide May Be Emerging Among Physicians

Healthcare IT Today

Now, research has emerged to suggest that not only did MU create HIT winners and losers, it might also have helped to foster long-term differences between […].

Featured Health IT Job: IT Applications Manager

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the IT Applications Manager position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

A Supportive Health IT Social Community – Searching for Women in Healthcare AI

Healthcare IT Today

It’s an amazing event that brings together the health IT community in a unique effort to spread Health IT innovations that really impact healthcare for good.

Health IT Startup: Datica

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: Datica appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial Datica health IT startup HIPAA Kubernetes Travis Good

Featured Health IT Job: Sr Epic Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Sr Epic Analyst position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position was posted by Prisma Health and is in South Carolina.

Featured Health IT Job: Epic Analyst (Staff or Senior) – Resolute Hospital Billing

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Epic Analyst (Staff or Senior) – Resolute Hospital Billing position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Health IT Startup: Health Wizz

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Health Wizz is an electronic file cabinet for your health records on your smartphone. Elevator pitch It’s our body, it’s our data. […].

Health IT implementation best practices

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

HIT Best Practices Series This 20-part series examines in-depth what it takes to deploy today's most necessary technology and tools, with expert advice from IT pros who are leading the charge.

How have EMRs changed the doctor-patient relationship?

KevinMD

Sure, there are tremendous advantages, and the ease of use has improved substantially since it first came onto the scene. Tech Health ITI have penned several posts on the pitfalls of the electronic medical record (EMR) system that we physicians must use.

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Health IT Start Up: Akiri

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Founders’ story The American Medical Association (AMA) believes that one of the biggest challenges in healthcare today is securing, sharing, and using trusted health data in real time.

Health IT Startup: Relatient

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Elevator pitch By helping organizations automate patient-centered outreach and messaging, Relatient helps practices, hospitals and health systems facilitate more compliant, and ultimately healthier, patient populations.

December's heavy health IT agenda

Morning eHealth

Getting All of Us into All of Us — Holiday interoperability gathering at White House

Health IT Startup: Ivenix

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: Ivenix appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial adverse drug events health IT startup interoperability IV smart pumps Ivenix

Electronic health records cannot replace a doctor who knows you

KevinMD

The introduction of electronic health records (EHRs) was accompanied by a great deal of fanfare. It was also claimed that they would make it easier for doctors and other health professionals […]. Tech Health IT

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Health IT Startup: Intiva Health

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Intiva Health is the first truly integrated career platform for healthcare professionals. It redefines the medical credentialing process by making it faster, more efficient and more secure.

When physicians focus more on screens than patients

KevinMD

It just didn’t feel very personal,” Lee said. “I It seemed as though keeping a record of the conversation was more […]. Tech Health IT Primary CareAs Wei Wei Lee sat with her doctor to discuss starting a family, she felt a “distance” between them.

Health IT Startup: SnapNurse

Electronic Health Reporter

This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Health IT Startup: SnapNurse appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial blockchain Cherie Kloss health IT startups SnapNurse

HIMSS Analytics looks at top health IT priorities in Europe

Mobi Health News

Hospital IT executives in Europe share many of the same priorities and face many similar challenges as CIOs in other regions of the globe, including the United States, according to the HIMSS Analytics Annual European eHealth Survey 2018 released on Wednesday.

A Look at the Health IT Software Development Lifecycle – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

It’s Friday in the heart of summer. We know you’ll have your phone with you anyway when you get this email, so hopefully we can offer you a bit of health IT entertainment as you enjoy […]. Healthcare IT Fun Friday Health IT SoftwareHopefully you’re able to be out there on the beach, at the pool, or enjoying the beautiful mountains somewhere.

When an EHR is hacked by Russians

KevinMD

In 2012 our practice invested $300,000 into building computer infrastructure and the purchase of a brand-spanking-new electronic health record, commonly referred to as an EHR. Tech Health IT UrologyHippocrates didn't have a server.

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