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Infographic: Assessing The Impact of Health Information Technology

The growing sophistication of health information technology continues to dramatically impact all aspects of modern healthcare.<p>From boosting patient …

Medical Technology

Information technology has revolutionalized financial services. So why is healthcare so far behind?

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: Nonnakrit/Shutterstock<p>The U.S. leads the world in healthcare expenditures – an astounding $2.7 trillion in 2012 and …

Medical Homes Work With The Patient At The Center

"Medical home" has become a term of art within the current wave of health reform. It’s in the medical literature, on the internet and embedded in the …

Survey: 88% of Hospitals Implementing Health Information Exchange

April 04, 2013 | Print | Email<p>Health organizations are using technology to implement programs that help improve quality of patient care, according to …

What’s Next for HealthCare Information Technology Innovation?

In Nashville on Friday, at the Vanderbilt Healthcare Conference, I gave a short talk on a panel focused on the question “What’s next for healthcare …

Health IT Interoperability: How Far Along Are We?

May 07, 2013 | Print | Email<p>Electronic health record adoption is on the rise. The number of hospitals using basic EHR systems tripled from 12.2 …

HIMSS: IT pros share network struggles

Health information technology leaders generally cite similar infrastructure priorities and challenges faced within the industry, but they disagree on …

Healthcare Providers and Health Information Technology Infographic | Newsroom

Read how America’s healthcare providers are now using<p>EHRsand Health IT to achieve meaningful use and help to improve their patients’ care and …