Opinion

Reduced Documentation Time Leads to Increased Face-time with Patients

HIMSS Analytics recognizes Shawnee Mission Medical Center for their status as a Stage 7 hospital, as tracked by the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) SM Though the importance of accurate documentation in healthcare cannot be understated, physician and patient conversations should never be cut short due to documentation tasks. Shawnee Mission Medical Center recognized

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Poll: NIST advises simpler passwords, but will your hospital update its policies?

Take our poll and well report back on what other hospital IT shops are planning to do.In new draft guidance, the National Institutes of Standards and Technology urged healthcare and other IT shops to ease common password requirements.Instead of mandating that log-in credentials consist of numbers and symbols in addition to letters, NIST said phrases

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Your Secret Weapon For Effective Data Analytics Isn’t What You Think It Is

Guest Column | July 24, 2017 Your Secret Weapon For Effective Data Analytics Isn’t What You Think It Is By Ellen Rubin , CEO of ClearSky Data Healthcare organizations know how to move mountains with limited resources — particularly IT resources. Hospitals, medical research firms, biopharmaceutical companies, and more work to deliver outstanding patient care,

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