Seven-bed Missouri River Medical Center in Fort Benton, Mont., has selected CPSI’s Evident cloud-hosted EHR and revenue cycle management application.
Hot Topics from HIMSS '19
Patients’ role will grow as stewards of their own data, which will improve data liquidity, says John Halamka.
A good relationship helps the healthcare organization and vendor to gain long-term value, says CIO Marc Probst.
Next release in 2020 will have additional clinical content resources, says HL7 CTO Wayne Kubick.
Vendor trade group aims to improve consistency in states’ approaches, says Leigh Burchell
The industry is starting to see the potential of what machine learning can achieve with health data that's moved out of traditional silos.
In this exclusive video from HIMSS, Erin Benson, LexisNexis Risk Solutions, addresses how risk plays out in the healthcare market and why it's important to look at all points of access. She also discusses how health systems should approach their cyber security strategies and what else should be taken into account.
With rural hospitals facing financial pressures and many forced to close, telehealth can help solve some of the challenges confronting rural communities in maintaining access to care.August 14
Many episode-based payment models have shown potential to lower costs while maintaining or improving quality.August 12
Removing the decades-old ban on a national patient identifier addresses a major impediment to information exchange.August 7
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services says low participation is to blame for its decision to nix a demonstration designed to test if exempting qualifying clinicians from Merit-Based Incentive Payment System requirements would change the way in which they deliver care.August 7
Careful steps to protect data are an example of how the DoD and VA are cooperating and engaging in joint decision-making.August 5
The Federal Communications Commission wants to ensure that funding for rural broadband services supporting telehealth technologies is being spent efficiently to benefit patients in underserved parts of the country.August 5
The American Medical Association is giving high marks to a proposal by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to reduce the burden of Evaluation and Management codes on physicians.August 5
Cerner has a history of collaborating with Amazon Web Services and has teamed with the company again, while naming AWS as its preferred cloud vendor.August 3
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is launching a pilot program that leverages HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard to enable clinicians to access claims data directly within their workflow.August 3
At the White House Blue Button Developers Conference, Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and Salesforce once again have pledged to work to advance HL7’s Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources application programming interface.August 3