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Social Determinants of Health and the EHR: One HIMSS Presenters Story

The journey around the electronic health record is inevitably complex and challenging or any U.S. patient care organization. Whats more, every provider organization is navigating its own operational landscape. In the case of the Bronx, New York-based SBH Health System, incorporating data on the social determinants of health (SDH) has become increasingly important. That topic

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Education at HIMSS19: Will This Be the Year of Artificial Intelligence?

With a welter of educational sessions on artificial intelligence and machine learning, will this be the year for AI at the HIMSS Conference? Just a cursory glance at this years educational schedule at the HIMSS Conference, which is being held this week at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, makes it clear: artificial intelligence

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Hospital for Special Surgery earns HIMSS Davies Enterprise Award

The orthopedic specialty hospital leveraged health information and technology to improve processes and ultimately patient care outcomes. HIMSS has awarded New Yorks Hospital for Special Surgery the 2018 HIMSS Davies Enterprise Award for its work improving its bed management process and average pathway length of stay adherence.Many healthcare organizations wrestle with challenges related to patient

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HIMSS TV at HIMSS19 to interview Pew’s Ben Moscovitch and New Mexico Hospital Association’s Beth Landon

HIMSS TV on Monday announced that two more speakers will be interviewed at the Global Conference next week: Ben Moscovitch and Beth Landon. Moscovitch is project director of health information technology at Pew Charitable Trusts and Landon is the Director of Policy at New Mexico Hospital Association.Late last week, HIMSS TV said Dr. Stanley Shaw

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Medicomp Systems to debut new value-based care tech at HIMSS19

At HIMSS19, Medicomp Systems will be debuting a new module in its Quippe Clinical Solution suite that focuses on maximizing Medicare Advantage reimbursement with automated risk adjustment factor scoring and hierarchical condition category documentation.”For providers participating in Medicare Advantage plans, the correct calculation of a patient’s risk adjustment factor is essential to ensure accurate reimbursement,”

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EHRs, pop health, predictive analytics, interoperability on Cerners HIMSS19 menu

With HIMSS19 just days away, EHR giant Cerner has a lot on its mind. And its executives at the global health IT conclave are going to be focused on a variety of trends affecting EHRs and much more.Healthcare is a fast-paced industry defined by dramatic shifts in regulations, technology, care delivery and patient-physician interactions, said

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