Innovative Alliance Accelerates Growth Of Physician-Led ACOs Across Maryland
MedChi employs Covisint’s platform as a central hub to integrate and analyze information.
Long Live The EHR!
Electronic health records (EHRs) are getting a lot of attention these days, but amid the hype there are skeptics out there arguing that the EHR is old news. However, I’d like to argue that the EHR is not dead; in fact, it’s growing up.
2013 Community Hospital Health IT Survey (Complete Results)
In December 2013, Healthcare Technology Online surveyed more than 100 technology leaders from community hospitals to identify their top health IT implementation challenges and priorities.
Next-Generation Voice Technology Brings The EMR To The Patient Care Conversation
Smart, hands-free, two-way, interactive voice solutions have arrived in the healthcare industry, and progressive CIOs are taking the power of voice to the next level – leveraging advances in natural-language voice communication to improve patient care and ascend the HIMSS EMRAM ladder.
Health System Sees 50% Improvement In Physical Therapy Documentation Time With EMR Voice Overlay
Butler Health System wanted to realize a productivity improvement in its physical therapy department, where assessments and progress visits involve detailed documentation. The Butler Memorial Hospital IV team currently uses an earlier version of voice-enabled technology from Honeywell, so the hospital knew the potential for productivity gains with voice-controlled EMR data entry.
Health System Streamlines Post-Acute Referral Process With Workflow Management Platform
Franciscan Missionaries – Our Lady of the Lakes was seeking to reduce payer denials and improve the bottom line through operational efficiency with a healthcare platform for workflow management.
Critical Access Hospital Experiences Improved Documentation And Increased Revenue
Recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review as a “100 Great Community Hospital” in 2013, Yoakum Community Hospital in Yoakum, Texas, has a legacy of high-quality care. The critical access hospital has been progressive with its patient care and safety goals, so transitioning to electronic documentation was a natural shift that hospital leadership was looking to make.
Hospital Quickly Implements HMS EHR And Rapidly Achieves Meaningful Use With Hosted Solutions
As a critical access hospital with only one IT employee, Ellenville Regional Hospital, located in the Town of Wawarsing, N.Y., needed to partner with an EHR vendor that could deliver and quickly implement a managed hosted solution so the hospital could attest to Meaningful Use Stage 1 on time. Ellenville Regional Hospital saw that Healthcare Management Systems (HMS) could help it enhance patient care and safety and quickly meet its Meaningful Use goals, so it chose to deploy HMS’ hosted financial and clinical applications.
Wyoming Medical Center Achieves 90% Annual Maintenance Cost Reduction
Wyoming Medical Center is centrally located in Casper and has been serving its community since 1911, when it opened with just 35 patient beds. Today, the center covers over 700,000 square feet, with 150 physicians on staff and continues to grow.
It’s Time To Meet Physicians’ Concerns About EHRs
Not so long ago, hospital leadership viewed physicians’ resistance to newly installed electronic health records systems as simply refusing to accept new technology They predicted all the uproar would fade away.