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.

Health IT Startup: MedTrainer

Electronic Health Reporter

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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 Startup: Somatix

Electronic Health Reporter

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Health IT Startup: DocuTAP

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Health IT Startup: Intiva Health

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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.

Health IT Startup: Datica

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OMB holds health IT's future

Morning eHealth

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

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?

Health IT Startup: Ivenix

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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.

Health IT Startup: SnapNurse

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Health IT Startup: YourDoctors.Online

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Health IT Startup: Verato

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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.

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: Greenlight Guru

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Harnessing Early Adopters in Health IT

HiTech Answers

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Health IT Startup: Beyond Limits

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Health IT Startup: CarePort Health

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. CarePort Health provides post-acute care management solutions for hospitals, payers, ACOs and post-acute providers to better manage patient care across the continuum.

Health IT Startup: Babyscripts

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Babyscripts is a virtual care platform for prenatal care powered by mobile apps that drive better patient decision making, IOT devices for remote monitoring, and a host of population health tools to give providers access to patient data in real time. Founders’ story It seems unlikely that two childless bachelors, with no healthcare experience, would […].

Health IT Startup: Shivom

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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.

NHIT Week: Six Leaders Reflect on the Value of Health IT

Health System CIO

Columns Featured Health IT Trends Integration Interoperability Patient Engagement Telehealth StarBridge Advisors Sue Schade

Part Two: Our 2018 Health IT Wish List

Mobile Health Matters

The healthcare IT industry enters 2018 with a lot of potential, along with the need to overcome structures that have historically stunted progress. What is on our health IT wish list?

Part One: A Look Back on Health IT in 2017

Mobile Health Matters

As we enter a new year, it is important to celebrate the industry’s successes in 2017, and reflect on the ways these changes, incidents, and regulations both pushed health IT forward and established a foundation for 2018.

Our 2018 Health IT Wish List

HiTech Answers

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Tweets at Lunch with Paul Krugman – Health IT Meets Economics

Health Populi

It tickles me to look at Rise Global’s list of the Top 100 Influential Economists : since the advent of this social media influencer list was first published, Krugman has always been #1; I have hovered between the high 30s to the mid-50s (this week I’m #45).

Health IT Influencers: Former CIO Craig Richardville, Chapter 3

Health System CIO

Few arguments have sparked as much ire (and eye-rolling) than the comparison between the healthcare and banking industries when it comes to consumer engagement, and it’s understandable. But what if we looked at it in a different way? Richardville: It still baffles me.

Trump opioid plan has health IT goodies

Morning eHealth

CMS lays out genetic test reimbursement plan — Health IT safety groups seek government help

Salesforce goes deeper on health IT

Morning eHealth

HHS CIO out — Senate tweaks Defense and Labor-HHS-Ed ‘minibus

Health IT amendments in Senate spending bill

Morning eHealth

ONC wants input in EHR reporting program — FDA recommends dialing back placebos in cancer trials

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Is your smartphone leading to burnout?

KevinMD

Burnout and dealing with its symptoms has become a hot topic in the last decade. It’s a problem that has multiple contributing factors. Tech Health IT PsychiatrySome of those factors are thrust upon us and are beyond our control, such as government regulations.

Physicians sacrifice a lot to deliver care. Technology shouldn’t ask for more.

KevinMD

Tech Health IT SurgeryI had a great case the other night. Around midnight on a Friday, the hospitalist physician called me to evaluate an incarcerated femoral hernia. I thought this elderly and medically ill patient would likely die no matter what I did.

Health IT Easter egg in Part D rule

Morning eHealth

Watchdog to dig on VA’s Mar-a-Lago influencers — Will the App Store see a price hike

Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes

Mobile Health Matters

As health systems focused on ensuring doctors had access to state-of-the-art health IT to monitor their patients when they couldn’t be at the bedside, the quality of tools and pace of adoption for nursing solutions did not keep up.

Health IT groups happy with the omnibus

Morning eHealth

Verma previews Medicare agenda — Calls for MACRA reform fall on deaf ears

The Smartphone Is the Consumer’s Personal Health Platform – Implications from Deloitte’s 2018 Survey

Health Populi

I’ve mined the US data of this global survey to divine insights for health/care. I discussed that important public health/economic challenge here in Health Populi from a RAND report.].

I didn’t become a physician to do data entry

KevinMD

The trouble began when I needed to open the electronic health record (EHR) system for the tenth time that day. Tech Cardiology Health IT Hospital-Based MedicineEHRs have significantly changed the way we practice medicine.

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A smarter EMR will make visits more patient-focused

KevinMD

When a patient calls up to schedule an appointment, or sends us a message through the patient portal, or calls our front desk staff to leave a message, what is it that they're looking for? Tech Health IT Primary CareWhat do our patients really want from us?

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Health IT experts waiting for more on cloud pledge

Morning eHealth

Conflict of interest watch — NYU to offer free med school tuition

The one patient that drives physicians to burnout

KevinMD

Tech Health IT Hospital-Based MedicineWe all have that one patient. That one patient who can always find a way to turn a good day bad, who just knows how to push your buttons in all the wrong ways. Who’s that patient for me? Let’s just call him Elton Reed.

ONC Announces Recipients of Two Health IT Awards

Healthcare Informatics

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) has announced awards to two awardees under the Leading Edge Acceleration Projects (LEAP) in Health IT opportunity