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Five Tips for Adjusting to Your New Job

November 22, 2017  |  Tim Tolan
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Some key pieces of advice for when you change employers, from completing paperwork prior to your first day to adapting to the environment and adding value.

Parkland Health and Hospital System CIO Details How Virtualization Improved Patient Care

November 21, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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In 2015, Parkland Health and Hospital System opened a new, larger hospital, creating the need for a new digital strategy. As a result of this digital strategy transformation, clinicians now spend less time with technology, and more time with patients.

Will Digital Pathology Finally Join Radiology in the New Digital Healthcare?

November 20, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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The recent publication of a peer-reviewed article has opened the door to the widespread use of digital pathology for diagnosis, pointing to the broad inclusion of digital pathology images into enterprise-wide digital archives.

Survey Gauges Health System Preparedness for Quality Payment Program

November 17, 2017  |  Heather Landi
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A new survey indicates that most healthcare organizations are relying on EHRs and population health management solutions for quality performance management. However, survey respondents also report low satisfaction with these solutions, which puts organizations at...

In California, Two University Health Systems Decide to Collaborate on One EHR

November 13, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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Rather than be on yet another separate instance of Epic amongst University of California healthcare organizations, UC Irvine has decided to join UC San Diego’s existing build

Cedars-Sinai Leaders Articulate their Case for their Healthcare Solutions Accelerator Initiative

November 10, 2017  |  Mark Hagland
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At the Health IT Summit in Beverly Hills, senior leaders from the Cedars-Sinai health system shared the journey around their development of an accelerator program, designed to help bring forward solutions to improve patient care and operations

Texas Company Raises $10M to Expand On-Demand Healthcare Service

November 8, 2017  |  Healthcare Informatics
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Ranger Health, a San Antonio-based, on-demand healthcare service and technology company, has raised $10 million in a Series A round of investment.

CMS Guidance Offers Clarity on MACRA Data Blocking Component

October 30, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released new guidance on the information blocking portion of MIPS (the Merit-based Incentive Payment System).

AMA’s New Online Platform Looks to Bring Together Docs, Health Tech Companies

October 24, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
news
A new online platform from the American Medical Association (AMA) aims to bring physicians and health technology companies together to develop and improve health IT solutions.

athenahealth to Cut Workforce by 9 Percent, Close Two Offices

October 23, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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athenahealth, the Watertown, Mass.-based electronic health record (EHR) vendor, expects to reduce its workforce by about 9 percent due to an organizational redesign that also involves the closure of two offices.

KLAS 2017 Interoperability Report: Some Progress, but Providers Expecting More

October 19, 2017  |  Rajiv Leventhal
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A KLAS examination of 420 healthcare organizations has revealed that while the number of providers engaging in “deep” interoperability has increased, the overwhelming majority are still not reporting interoperability success.

Medsphere Merges with RCM Vendor Stockell

October 19, 2017  |  David Raths
news
Medsphere Systems Corp., developer of the OpenVista electronic health record, is merging with Stockell Healthcare Systems, which offers a suite of revenue cycle management tools.

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