, a company that provides consulting services to the clinical healthcare information industry with a concentration on Cerner (North Kansas City, Mo.) applications, has launched an HNA Millennium Clinical Application Optimization service.
According to the company, the application is designed to evaluate a client’s current use of each module, and help implement product enhancements to improve utilization of the Cerner Millennium PathNet modules, PharmNet, SurgiNet, and scheduling.
By using the optimization service, clients can gain access to departmental resources, obtain financial gains through resource re-allocation, and optimize both patient care processes and departmental workflow, says S&P.
Grand Prairie, Texas-based Rainbow Children's Clinic was the victim of a ransomware attack on its IT systems in August, affecting more than 33,000 patients, according to multiple news media reports this week.
Healthcare organizations are once again urging U.S. Senate and House leaders to protect the Department of Health and Human Services’ Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) from more budget cuts for 2017.
Accenture Federal Services (AFS) has announced two pilot demonstrations with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) to determine how patient-generated health data can be used by care teams and researchers.
Several researchers from the University of Pennsylvania addressed the ethics of behavioral health IT as it relates to “frequent flyer” icons and the potential for implicit bias in an article published in JAMA.