Health Information Storage
How are companies particularly health care organizations, including hospitals, cbos, family planning centers, clinics and nursing homes going to handle the new EHR, PHR and other IT issues for the next years? Pay close attention to mandates from Affordable Health Care Act signed into law.
| December 17, 2018 8:15 pm
, data warehousing
As databases grow and medical become more reliant on the system, downtime windows become smaller. What technologies have been leveraged to continue to accomplish backups without a large backup window?
| December 17, 2018 2:47 pm
Data retention schedules in Health IT
What is the Health IT industry doing to address inconsistent (and often ambiguous) standards on data retention? We’ve long seen the ‘permanent’ tag associated with much of the information we process in this industry, yet there exists so much waste (keeping tape media no longer supported by existing tape silos at costly offsite facilities) as a...
| March 15, 2012 5:17 pm
, retention schedules
How to improve Epic at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates
How could the Epic system at Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates be improved with respect to… a) Spread. Line graphs. The line graphs aren’t correctly spread along the X axis and Y axis for data. b) No deleting. Patient information, patient data, doctors’ letters shouldn’t be deleted from patients’ online medical records. Deleting is contrary to...
| December 14, 2018 3:10 pm
, harvard vanguard
, harvard vanguard medical associates
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, line graphs
, restoring data
Data Migration RIS PACS
Data Migration often is tedious task.What can be done to simplify the data migration task and what are the different options available for facility in context of migrating data from legacy system to new RIS PACS System
| December 17, 2018 8:23 pm
Is sharing medical records with patients better for them?
Today I read an article in a national paper written by a physician about how patients over react when reviewing to their medical records and notes written by their care giver. The article also outlined how in the practice where the writer practiced, most clinical staff had the same attitude toward sharing detailed medical information...
| July 30, 2010 2:35 am
CMS and lack of standards
We are a software vendor. Most of our home care customers will be required to start submitting a list of clients served every month to a survey vendor, who will do a mail or phone questionnaire to a random sample of the clients using a “satisfaction” survey created by CMS. So far so good. About...
| May 19, 2010 2:54 pm
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