Electronic health record systems
- June 15, 2020
Blue Ridge Medical Group is using a new telehealth service from EHR vendor Athenahealth to treat patients at home.
- June 01, 2020
Healthcare CIOs are repurposing existing EHR products or rolling out new features to address COVID-19 demands.
- April 22, 2020
ONC and CMS will give health systems additional time to comply with portions of the interoperability rules finalized last month. Plus, OIG released a proposed rule on information blocking enforcement.
- February 14, 2020
An attack on affiliates of Boston Children's Hospital demonstrates how smaller healthcare organizations are often ill-prepared for cybersecurity incidents, according to experts.
- January 30, 2020
The latest development in the Google-Epic relationship may have less to do with customer interest and more to do with growing competition and reputation.
- December 11, 2019
EHR vendor Cerner is expanding its relationship with AWS for added AI and machine learning capabilities as well as tools like a digital scribe that can translate speech to text.
- October 29, 2019
Northwell Health CIO John Bosco's vision for the EHR includess artificial intelligence, voice recognition and the cloud.
- October 18, 2019
The healthcare community uses security as a crutch to deny the sharing of patient data. That has to stop, according to Athenahealth CISO Taylor Lehmann.
- October 08, 2019
When EHR vendor Meditech partnered with Google Cloud Platform, it joined Cerner in a push toward the public cloud. The trend presents new opportunities and new challenges for healthcare CIOs.
- September 26, 2019
TEFCA is aimed mostly at health information exchanges, but AMIA's Jeffery Smith said healthcare CIOs can't ignore its progress.
- September 24, 2019
Patient data security is sorely lacking in ONC and CMS's proposed information blocking and interoperability rules, according to healthcare leadership organizations.
- September 24, 2019
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center community hospitals CIO Jeannette Currie goes deep on challenges and lessons learned from a major EHR upgrade.
- September 05, 2019
Cerner laid off 255 employees as it seeks to reduce operating costs. One analyst said it's further evidence that the Meaningful Use boom years are gone.
- July 18, 2019
PediNotes, launched by a neonatologist who conceived the idea in the 1990s, is software that integrates with a hospital's EMR system to make data entry more efficient.
- May 08, 2019
In a hearing, chairman of the Senate HELP Committee cautioned ONC and CMS officials to go slow if they want to get interoperability in healthcare done right.
- April 26, 2019
Health analytics company Elsevier is collaborating with nonprofit PhactMI to develop an Entellect-powered semantic search portal for healthcare professionals.
- April 19, 2019
The new Provider Directory in the InterSystems HealthShare system will consolidate all available information on providers and make it available to users.
- March 25, 2019
Carnegie Mellon University's Jeremy Weiss is on a quest to improve health predictions with machine learning and data from electronic health records.
- November 14, 2018
AthenaHealth announces it is set to be purchased for $5.7 billion by two private equity firms. One consultant plans to watch the new company's customer service levels.
- November 05, 2018
Allscripts partners with Appriss Health to make access to PDMP data easier and available to clinicians within their workflows.
- August 10, 2017
McKesson Corp. departs the mainstream EHR business with the sale of its remaining EHR technology aspects to Allscripts, essentially leaving only four major hospital EHR vendors.