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  • Impacts of Key Cerner EHR Implementations for 2018

    June 25, 2018 - Healthcare continues to evolve, with providers of all sizes and with varying specialties working to implement the latest technologies while still ensuring patient care remains a top priority. Many organizations are considering new EHR implementations, hoping to find the right system that will improve daily operations, reduce cost, and build a strong foundation for the future. Several Cerner...

  • Top Epic EHR Implementations in First Half of 2018

    June 22, 2018 - There have been numerous Epic EHR implementations in the first six months of 2018, with many private health systems looking for improved options for patient care delivery and care quality. Some of the health IT investments have totaled over $1 billion, pushing healthcare organizations to focus on employee training and communication to ensure as seamless of a transition as possible. While these...

  • Focusing on Patient Care to Fuel Healthcare Interoperability

    June 20, 2018 - Having true healthcare interoperability nationwide has been a key goal for industry stakeholders for years, and recent federal initiatives and evolving technologies are helping to accomplish that goal.   Different healthcare organizations will have unique perspectives on the challenges that come with interoperability, explained Health2047 Managing Director Dr. Jack Stockert. It is important...

  • ONC Drafting Strategy to Reduce Administrative Burden on Providers

    June 20, 2018 - ONC will work with CMS to develop a strategy to reduce administrative burden on providers as part of a larger plan to implement provisions of the 21st Century Cures Act over the next few years, according to National Coordinator for Health IT Don Rucker, MD. The federal agency will release the draft strategy to reduce provider burden this fall, Rucker announced in the Health IT Buzz blog post....


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PI Program Should Support Health IT Improvement, CEHRT Adoption

The CMS promoting interoperability (PI) program should advance health IT improvement and 2015 certified EHR technology (CEHRT) adoption among hospitals, according to a recent AMIA letter to CMS Administrator Seema Verma. The PI program —...

Impacts of Key Cerner EHR Implementations for 2018

Healthcare continues to evolve, with providers of all sizes and with varying specialties working to implement the latest technologies while still ensuring patient care remains a top priority. Many organizations are considering new EHR implementations,...

VA Epic Scheduling System Implementation May Be Under Budget

The VA Epic scheduling system implementation will likely be completed in two years and cost less than $350 million, Leidos Vice President for Veterans Health Will Johnson told Wisconsin State Journal. Leidos is partnering with Epic on the pilot...

CMS Data Element Library Advances Interoperability, MyHealthEData

In keeping with the aims of the MyHealthEData initiative, CMS recently launched a Data Element Library (DEL) that supports health data and health IT standardization to improve interoperability. DEL is a free, centralized database that enables...

Top Epic EHR Implementations in First Half of 2018

There have been numerous Epic EHR implementations in the first six months of 2018, with many private health systems looking for improved options for patient care delivery and care quality. Some of the health IT investments have totaled over $1...

Case Study Supports EHR-Integrated Patient Generated Health Data

Collecting EHR-integrated patient generated health data (PGHD) may help to effectively improve chronic care management for patients with asthma, according to one case study in Nature. Genes et al. prompted four study participants part of the...

House to Form VA Cerner EHR Implementation Oversight Panel

House representatives recently announced plans to form an oversight panel to ensure the $10 billion VA Cerner EHR implementation goes smoothly, according to the Military Times. House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Phil Roe (R-TN) formally...

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