Browsing articles tagged with " EHR"
Sep
21
2011

Information Technology and the Bleeding Edge of Healthcare

Healthcare Reforms have dramatically raised the stakes for the use of information technology in healthcare. Hospitals and providers are investing billions of dollars to implement electronic health records that will help deliver higher quality, safer and more efficient care, meet a variety of regulatory requirements, and position them for success under Healthcare Reform. In addition to investing heavily in the foundational elements of healthcare IT, UCSF is blazing new trails as it integrates leading-edge technologies [...]

Sep
16
2011

Development of Cloud Computing and Healthcare

The healthcare industry has traditionally been considered to be a slow adopter of technology; and there are valid and obvious reasons for their cautious approach. Many of the healthcare players have not adopted technology completely in their environments as yet and their primary focus has been on automation of back office systems, payment and reimbursement, digitisation of medical records, and business intelligence for regulatory compliance and accreditation. In many emerging/developing countries like India, IT budgets [...]

Aug
24
2011

Career Opportunities in Health Information Technology

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Information technology has covered all aspects of human life. It helps workers accomplish their works and assignments much more conveniently, it helps students accomplish their study much more straightforwardly, it helps housewives shop their household necessities much more easily, and it helps all people perform everything that they need to accomplish much more effectively and efficiently. There have been many sectors that are benefited by the implementation of the information technology and healthcare sector is [...]

Aug
10
2011

Under the agreement, computer giant Dell (NASDAQ:DELL) will market, sell and support NextGen’s ambulatory EHR

NextGen Healthcare Information Systems Inc. Latest from The Business Journals People on the move Apixio adds Steve Roberts to sales, Jenny Field to marketing Integrated Healthcare Solutions lands .5M investment Follow this company expanded its reach in the Health IT marketplace Monday by entering into an agreement with Dell Dell Latest from The Business Journals Austin companies riding the stock market roller coasterSlideshow: Top 10 most-followed companies on TwitterAustin stocks pinched by global sell off [...]

Jul
11
2011

Quality healthcare for all patients by cutting down on medical error and duplication in paperwork

Many rural physicians don’t have access to newer technological advances to help them sort through patient information easily. But, thanks to a new federal initiative, paper patient charts can now be obsolete. Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley made a stop in Selma and visited Pediatric Adolescent Medicine, Inc. on Medical Center Parkway Thursday morning to emphasize the importance of rural physicians moving to the electronic medical health records, or EHR, system. Demopolis’ Fitz-Gerald Clinic is among [...]

Jun
22
2011

“MedlinePlus Connect” to provide a link that allow health organization, HIT Providers To link EHR System and Patient Portal

The National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has formally launched MedlinePlus Connect. This free service allows health organizations and health information technology (HIT) providers to link patient portals and electronic health record (EHR) systems to MedlinePlus.gov, a trusted source of authoritative, up-to-date health information for patients, families and health care providers. MedlinePlus brings together information from NIH, other federal agencies, and reputable [...]

May
10
2011

Healthcare Information Technology, Report summary

Source:-www.pharmaceutical-market-research.com BCC Research Healthcare Information Technology REPORT HIGHLIGHTS BCC estimates the total market for the clinical healthcare IT technologies covered in this report at more than $6.3 billion in 2010. The market is projected to grow to approximately $7.4 billion in 2011 and nearly $17.5 billion in 2016, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.7% over the next 5 years. Software applications accounted for 71% of the market in 2010, although their share is [...]

Apr
22
2011

Understanding What EMR Is?

By:Ceciia Wang For any regular person, this is good news because this means that there are a number of people constantly involved in research and trying to find an answer to the medical problems faced by the people. In the same way, the progress that the field of medical information technology has achieved in the past several years has made the process of any type of in-patient or out-patient hospital consults easier. This convenience is [...]