Hospital & Physicians

AMA teams up with biotech incubator to connect physicians with startups

The American Medical Association is teaming up with Sling Health to give startup entrepreneurs access to physicians’ perspectivesonwhere technology can be applied to fix real-world clinical problems. The AMA and Sling Health, a student-run biotechnology incubator, launched the clinical problem database on the AMA’s Physician Innovation Network, an online forum that connects physicians and health

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Nurses Far More Satisfied with EHRs Than Physicians, KLAS Report Finds

Nurses are much more satisfied with their EHRs (electronic health records) than physicians, with some of the strongest satisfaction points related to patient care, according to a new report from KLAS Research.KLAS Arch Collaborative includes a database of more than 70,000 U.S. clinicians and 28,000 nurses. The feedback in this latest report, The Nurse EHR

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How Smart Hospitals Handle Mission-Critical IT The Dont Compete For Campus Resources

Over the last several decades, the adoption of automated healthcare systems has dramatically accelerated in healthcare organizations, especially in the hospital campus environment. In fact, we are already transitioning from the digital hospital phase to the smart hospital phase, when it comes to the deployment of automated systems in hospitals that use state-of-the-art IT. This

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Hospitals have ‘holy grail of personal data,’ yet their spending lags on digital security

CHICAGO When most people go to the hospital, data security is the last thing on their minds. Theyre in pain, anxious and unsure. They want to be treated and return to their lives.Yet sometimes patients still have cause to worry months after they leave the hospital. Theyre discovering that data they gave to health systems

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