The National Partnership for Women & Families states the extra time associated with announced delay in stage 3 Meaningful Use must be used to advance consumer goals.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) today proposed a new timeline for the implementation of meaningful use.
Kroll released its third annual Cyber Security Trends.
Shareable Ink®, the enterprise cloud computing company that transforms point-of-care clinical documentation to structured data and analytics, has closed $10.7M in Series C financing.
Verona, Wisconsin.-based Epic Systems Corp. has formed their first academics informatics program partnership with Oregon Health & Science University for medical informatics education and research purposes.
Bridging the information divide: how electronic content management solutions collaborate with EHRs to turn paper files into complete electronic charts.
Almost $45 billion of lost hospital revenue could result from hospitals trapped in paper-heavy registration processes wasting time, money and resources.
How can healthcare leaders effectively change culture within the hospital organization to improve health IT adoption and optimize workflow integration?
58% of ambulatory providers surveyed were very dissatisfied, or neutral about their experience with ambulatory EHR, according to report by IDC Health Insights.
Healthcare IT Leadership: Boiling The Frog (via InformationWeek) John Halamka Is the job of the CIO becoming an impossible one?
Kal Patel, COO at Meditab breaks down six benefits of using a cloud-based EHR system to lower toal cost of ownership (TCO), accelerate implementation timelines, improve accessibility and reduce hardware requirements for physician practices.
Dr. Robert Rowley identifies two main areas where modern health IT will be needed for the changes toward value-based healthcare reimbursement.
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It’s not too early to start learning about Meaningful Use Stage 2, test your basic knowledge by taking this quiz.
Accenture and The Phoenix Partnership (TPP) have delivered the first phase of digitizing patient records across nine National Health Service (NHS)
Practice Fusion names six predictions for how health IT will impact healthcare in 2014 and what they might mean looking forward next year.
Healthcare.gov was “experiencing technical difficulties” again yesterday, but the system is up now. Thirty days after it went live, the Federal insurance marketplace, the flagship of Obamacare, is still hopelessly broken
With rising healthcare costs and demands from healthcare reform initiatives, private medical practices are struggling to maintain their independence.
Amid the abundant (and yet unanswered) pleas from all quarters to extend or delay Stage 2 comes some potential good news about the scheduling of Meaningful Use Stage 3: It’s becoming clearer and clearer that Stage 3 won’t start for anyone before 2017—at the earliest.
Southern Coos Hospital and Health Center in Bandon, OR could potentially gain as much as $1 million in reimbursement for attesting to Meaningful Use Stage 1, The World reports.