Miami, Fla.-based Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH), part of Jackson Memorial Health System, South Florida's largest healthcare provider, recently implemented 11Cerner Corporation (Kansas City, Mo.) Millennium solutions as the first step in a multi-stage healthcare information technology implementation.
WithCerner Millennium solutions, clinicians have improved access to cross-department information, evidence-based clinical decision support, and streamlined hospital operations, contends the company.
JMH, a 1,558-bed hospital, utilized theCerner Bedrocksystem to assist users with implementing and maintaining solutions on the Cerner Millennium system, says Cerner.
The Health Information Trust Alliance, HITRUST, has announced updates to the HITRUST Common Security Framework (CSF) and a new CSF initiative targeting smaller healthcare organizations to support their information risk management programs and improve their cyber resilience.
In a survey of 866 U.S. physicians, two-thirds of “organized provider” respondents said they are reimbursed primarily through alternative payment models designed to hold them accountable for quality, cost and patient outcomes.
Issues such as increased cost and lack of access to technology often deter the use of electronic health record (EHR) systems in post-acute care settings, such as rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities, according to a study by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO).
Franklin, Tenn.-based MEDHOST, a provider of enterprise solutions for healthcare management systems, announced that its business intelligence solution has achieved Meaningful Use Stage 3 certification for Clinical Quality Measures (CQM) 2015.