Healthcare IT

Digital Transformation In e-Prescribing

Contemplating digital transformation in the healthcare industry typically conjures up innovations in medical imaging, diagnostic testing, gene therapies, and bio-pharmaceutical developments. These are all revolutionary advancements that are improving speed, effectiveness and quality of patient care. Another transformation on this list is electronic prescription or e-prescribing and deserves a closer look due to its criticality

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29 new products added to ONC’s 2015 Certified Health IT database

Epic, Cerner, athenahealth, Allscripts have all certified modules for meaningful use since mid-July.Since the last time we checked ONCs Certified Health IT List, back in July, certification bodies have approved the 2015 edition of 29 more products.Epic, Cerner, athenahealth, Allscripts, InterSystems, McKesson and others, in fact, have joined the list.As of July 17, 2017, there

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Black Book Rankings: 50 Disruptive Health IT Companies to Watch

Black Book Rankings, a full-service healthcare-centric market research company, today unveiled their list of top 50 disruptive health IT companies. The companies were recognized by healthcare providers and payers attempting digital transformation and innovation efforts highlighted in Black Book’s recent 2017 Emerging Vendors survey. The selected health IT companies stood out above others because they

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How to improve clinical documentation

As health systems work to get the most from their physicians’ EHR charting, experts say its important to focus on the right metrics while working toward greater buy-in from doctors.Hospitals and health systems trying to survive and thrive under value-based reimbursement realize that optimal clinical documentation is key to ensuring quality care and optimizing revenue

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University City Science Centers Digital Health Accelerator Unveils Third Class of 7 Startups

The University Science Centers Digital Health Accelerator (DHA) has announced its third class of seven digital health startups. From flushable pregnancy tests, remote patient monitoring systems, augmented reality to prepare for emergency situations these are among the focus of the seven technologies being developed by the third class of startups.Each startup selected to the 12-month

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Imprivata Integrates With Just Associates to Eliminate Duplicate Medical Records

Health IT security company Imprivata is integrating with health information management company Just Associate to help healthcare organization eliminate duplicate medical records. The integration will improve patient identification and enhance data integrity for healthcare organizations. The Imprivata and Just Associates solutions are now available to all Imprivata PatientSecure clients.By retroactively cleaning up patient data and

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