Browsing articles tagged with " EMR"
Sep
20
2011

mHealth and Health IT two industries travelling on similar paths

The healthcare IT (EHR and interoperability modules) and mobile health (or mHealth) industries are traveling on similar paths.  They are both technologies in evolution that are sorely needed.  EHRs have been mandated by health reform legislation.  MHealth is still seen as an interesting curiosity by most.  Therein lies the difference.  Both will ultimately be here for the duration and dare I say, change healthcare the way it is delivered for a very long time. EHRs [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

May
5
2011

EMR Training Program as part of Curriculum

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More higher education institutions, including Rasmussen College based in Minnetonka, Minn., are incorporating curriculum that would train students on how to work with electronic medical records, according to a Green Bay Press Gazette news report. As more hospitals and physician practices move toward deploying EMRs to obtain meaningful use incentive payments, there has been a growing need for workers with expertise in working with and understanding the technology. College programs can focus on a range [...]