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  • How Health Data Exchange Prepares Clinicians for Care Challenges

    May 21, 2018 - Without access to health data exchange, clinicians risk missing out on key patient information and running into problems with adverse drug reactions, duplicative testing, and medication errors during care delivery. Providers at hospitals and health systems nationwide face unexpected challenges that necessitate immediate health data access for quick clinical decision-making. Natural disasters...

  • VA Signs $10B Cerner EHR Implementation Contract

    May 18, 2018 - VA has signed a $10 billion Cerner EHR implementation contract to replace its homegrown legacy VistA system after months of ongoing negotiations. “I am pleased to announce we have signed a contract with Cerner today that will modernize the VA’s health care IT system and help provide seamless care to Veterans as they transition from military service to Veteran status, and when they...

  • Cerner Impersonator Convicted of $19M Health IT Fraud Scheme

    May 17, 2018 - Suresh Mitta of Richardson, Texas has been convicted in a federal jury trial of impersonating Cerner Corporation in a $19 million health IT fraud scheme, according to an announcement from the Western District of Missouri’s Department of Justice. Mitta was found guilty of a single count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, following a November 2016 federal indictment. Mitta was the Chief...

  • Patient Data Access Next Step in Healthcare Interoperability

    May 16, 2018 - The push for nationwide healthcare interoperability has been fueled by organizations integrating EHRs and working toward as smooth of a transition as possible into the digital era. Now that the technological aspect is there, it is becoming increasingly critical to ensure that providers understand the data and are able to properly utilize it, Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC) CEO...


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Crisp Regional Health to Launch Cerner EHR Implementation

Georgia-based Crisp Regional Health recently announced plans to begin a Cerner EHR implementation at all acute, ambulatory, and post-acute care facilities to streamline clinical and administrative operations across the care continuum. “We...

How Increasing EHR Adoption, HIE Use Fuels Healthcare Industry

The push for nationwide interoperability, while still ensuring health IT usability, has quickly become a top initiative for healthcare organizations. Subsequently, increases in health information exchange (HIE) systems and EHR adoption have also...

Trump Officially Nominates Robert Wilkie as VA Secretary

President Trump recently announced Robert Wilkie will be the next VA secretary nominee in the running to replace former VA Secretary David Shulkin and spearhead the agency during its Cerner EHR implementation, according to CNN. Wilkie is the...

How Health Data Exchange Prepares Clinicians for Care Challenges

Without access to health data exchange, clinicians risk missing out on key patient information and running into problems with adverse drug reactions, duplicative testing, and medication errors during care delivery. Providers at hospitals...

States Could Utilize AI for Improved Healthcare Interoperability

There are numerous obstacles to seamless healthcare interoperability at state health and human services (HHS) enterprises, but utilizing new data analytics options could prove fruitful in improving patient outcomes, recent research found. Specifically,...

VA Signs $10B Cerner EHR Implementation Contract

VA has signed a $10 billion Cerner EHR implementation contract to replace its homegrown legacy VistA system after months of ongoing negotiations. “I am pleased to announce we have signed a contract with Cerner today that will modernize...

Congress: “Malign Neglect” Impedes VA Cerner EHR Contract

Members of Congress issued a letter to VA Deputy Secretary Thomas Bowman stating their disapproval for the way VA Cerner EHR contract negotiations have been carried out and expressing concern over the appointment of Acting VA CIO Camilo Sandoval....

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