Health records storage management and systems
- March 22, 2010
While hospital IT leaders confront data centers bursting at the seams with medical images, the answer could be compression schemes and smart algorithms that cut overload.
- March 16, 2010
A step-by-step approach is best for electronic health record implementation in doctors’ offices, a solo physician in family practice tells a federal work group.
- March 16, 2010
As medical images proliferate, facilities turn to cloud storage services, such as those from Iron Mountain, to relieve data centers that are bursting at the seams.
- March 11, 2010
Testifying before a federal workgroup, providers explain why slow and steady EHR implementation is better for both meaningful use and patient care.
- March 08, 2010
Giving providers partial credit for reaching meaningful use ranks among the Health Information and Management Systems Society’s recommended changes to federal meaningful use rules.
- March 03, 2010
The systems interoperability demo at HIMSS shows what early adopters can do. Here’s the rub -- physicians will need more than the HITECH Act’s incentives to join the party.
- March 02, 2010
The Certification Commission for Healthcare IT may soon lose its status as the sole health IT certifying body, but at HIMSS10 it nonetheless revealed new certification programs.
- February 17, 2010
One health IT expert breaks down why federal regional extension centers may be getting less than half the funding they need to help physicians bring electronic health record systems online.
- February 15, 2010
Achieving meaningful use for electronic health records requires a solid plan, one that two early adopters of EHR technology helped outline at the recent Healthcare Stimulus Exchange in Boston.
- January 27, 2010
Consumer health informatics helps deliver better patient care, but barriers to use persist, according to research by the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
- August 14, 2009
Thinking of going virtual? See how one company moved its workers' compensation data into a cloud computing environment and realized significant cost savings.
- July 22, 2009
Data archiving software from Hewlett-Packard and McKesson helped the Roswell Park Cancer Institute improve its archiving system for medical data, while meeting HIPAA regulations.
- July 16, 2009
Learn how speech recognition software combined with medical software helped the South Nassau Communities Hospital dramatically reduce its reliance on paper.