• Tag Archives: EHR Vendors

    Regional Extension Centers (RECs) are an effective tool for facilitating EHR adoption and helping to solve the technical and business challenges along the way, according more »

    Providers may be lacking one big, basic ingredient for a successful Stage 2 attestation: a certified EHR capable of meeting the Meaningful Use objectives.  The more »

    One of the leading developers of EHR technology is set to expand its footprint in south Kansas City. According to multiple reports, Missouri Governor Jay more »

    Digital health accelerators, a growing interest in mHealth, and an ongoing thirst for better EHR software and clinical analytics has driven an explosion in venture more »

    The financial and technological situation at Allscripts Healthcare Solutions appears to be trending in the right direction, according to an investor presentation it delivered at more »

    Over the last year, Surescripts, the largest clinical health information network in the US, has expanded by adding more than twenty EHR software vendors to more »

    Mountainview Medical Center (MVMC), a tiny 6-bed critical access hospital in White Sulphur Springs, Montana, is suing popular EHR vendor NextGen Healthcare Information Systems for more »

    Since its initial launch at HIMSS13, the CommonWell Health Alliance has had many in the healthcare industry wondering when its next step toward true interoperability more »

    Along with the holidays come the predictions for the upcoming. Prognosticators from IDC Health Insights and the Physicians Foundation have unveiled their forecasts for 2014, more »

    In order for current EHR technology and services to manage the health of population, they need to be able to scale and have the capacity more »

    Just wanting to “take care of patients”? What would it take to overcome the myriad obstacles to a higher quality of patient care while also more »

    Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center isn’t the only North Carolina hospital struggling with poor credit ratings and huge revenue gaps after attempting the installation of more »

    With the emergence of open platforms and application programming interfaces (APIs), partnerships between traditional and non-traditional health information technology developers are likely to become more more »

    Senators call for one-year Stage 2 Meaningful Use extension: Led by Sen. John Thune (R-SD), a total of 17 senators have subscribed their signatures to more »

    Two recognizable brands in health information technology have reached a definitive merger agreement that will see Greenway Medical Technologies and Vitera Healthcare Solutions combined, according more »

    The market for electronic medical record (EMR) systems in the United States appears to have reached its tipping point with the market expected to begin more »

    Has Allscripts finally turned the corner? Has the Chicago-based company moved away from its status as the poster-child for EHR vendors struggling to adapt to more »

    Although the healthcare organizations and providers they serve are ineligible to receive payments through the EHR Incentive Programs, developers of EHR systems for non-meaningful users more »

    UnitedHealth Group Inc. announced a recall of its Picis ED PulseCheck software this summer after the emergency department EHR software exhibited a glitch that caused more »

    Concerns over readiness have led the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) to petition the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) to hold off on more »

    An Alberta physician learned about the importance of establishing EHR data ownership the hard way after she lost control of more than 1500 patient records more »

    For the second time in as many years, a major player in the health IT space is making a change at the CEO position as more »

    What do you do when an EHR contract ends, but the vendor won’t let you access your patients’ data until after a lengthy court battle more »

    Between huge venture capital investment and a series of major mergers and acquisitions (M&A), the health IT market saw an investment of $7 billion in more »

    As defined by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), meaningful use more »