A national system that uses electronic healthcare data to monitor the safety of FDA-regulated drugs and medical products is being enhanced to increase its efficiency and responsiveness.
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.
Cheyenne Regional Medical Group has selected the SmartExam platform of Bright.md to give patients online access to primary and urgent care for low-acuity conditions.October 10
Revisions are intended to ease efforts to collaborate and use information to support value-based care and coordinated care.October 9
During the next decade, Geisinger intends to broaden its implementation of Cerner’s HealtheIntent population health platform across its clinical enterprise, accountable care organization and health plan.October 8
The National Library of Medicine is developing analysis tools to mine electronic health records to help discover adverse drug reactions, identify promising drug targets and detect transplant rejection earlier.October 8
While the usage rate of electronic prescribing for controlled substances by clinicians is low, adoption of the technology is growing, according to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.October 3
President Donald Trump will outline his approach for Medicare this week, contrasting plans with Democrats in a planned speech.October 2
Banner–University Health Plans is launching the Banner Navigation Accelerator, a new platform to integrate physical, mental and social determinants of health information on members at point of care.October 1
The nation needs to develop a digital infrastructure that is interoperable between healthcare and social care organizations.September 30
Fidelis Care’s new partnership with Healthy Alliance Independent Practice Association and Innovative Health Alliance of New York aims to address social determinants of health among its Upstate New York Medicaid population.September 29