Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

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Feds Pump $162 Million Into States to Fund EMRs

David Blumenthal, M.D., is national coordinator for health information technology.

News | March 16, 2010
March 16, 2010 - As part of the second installment of funds under the State Health Information Exchange Cooperative...
Orthopedics Gets a Leg Up on Image-Enabled EHR
News | March 10, 2010
March 10, 2010 - As orthopedic practices increasingly adopt fully-integrated digital solutions, they are seeking...
Google Health Signs EHR Deal with UPMC
News | February 28, 2010
March 1, 2010 - Getting current and past medication history assembled and ready in case of emergencies is one of the...
Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

News | February 28, 2010
March 1, 2010 - Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin landed for a meet-and-greet, one-hour photo opportunity session for...
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News | February 28, 2010
March 1, 2010 - “Meaningful use” is poised to be the major driver of healthcare information technology (IT) spending...
News | February 28, 2010
February 28, 2010 - SIIM, which has served as a co-sponsor organization for the HIMSS annual meeting, will hold an...
East Orange General Hospital Selects New EMR Solution

GE Healthcare's Centricity Enterprise

News | February 17, 2010
Feb 16, 2010 — East Orange General Hospital, in East Orange, N.J., purchased a new hospital-based electronic medical...
EHR, Billing Software Helps Reach Meaningful Use, Improve Efficiency
Technology | February 08, 2010
McKesson’s Practice Partner is an award-winning electronic health record (EHR) and medical billing software solution...
Diagnostic-Quality Imaging Shared Across HIEs, EHRs, PHRs
News | February 08, 2010
February 8, 2010 - As payers and providers and patients move to improve collaboration, and diagnostic-quality imaging...
News | January 20, 2010
January 20, 2010 - The IHE 2010 North America Connectathon demonstrated the efficacy of electronic health record...
Feature | January 13, 2010
In an exclusive interview, Imaging Technology News (ITN) spoke with Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. President and...
Healthcare System Adopts Hosted Enterprise IT Solution
News | January 12, 2010
January 12, 2010 - United Health Services (UHS) in Binghamton, N.Y., had a vision to be a tightly integrated...
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News | January 08, 2010
January 8, 2010 – The implementation of an electronic health record (EHR) system at Twin County Regional Hospital (...
News | January 06, 2010
January 6, 2010 - While the definition of “meaningful use” of electronic health records (EHRs) under the American...
ONC Proposes e-Prescribing, Quality Measures for "Meaningful Use"
News | January 04, 2010
January 4, 2010 - In the Office of the National Coordinator's (ONC) proposed regulations for certification criteria and...
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News | December 16, 2009
December 16, 2009 - Many healthcare providers who are pursuing meaningful use objectives and meeting with deadlines...
 Coactiv EXAM PACS
Technology | December 16, 2009
CoActiv Medical introduces EXAM-PACS support for Windows 7 as well as the Mac OS and iPhone at the RSNA 2009 CoActiv...
News | December 04, 2009
December 3, 2009 – Vendor readiness, lack of staff and access to capital will make implementation of the HIT...
News | November 24, 2009
November 24, 2009 - Seventy million dollars in grant money will go to community college training programs for health...
Diagnostic Imaging Completes the EMR
Technology | November 20, 2009
November 20, 2009 - Because an electronic medical record (EMR) is incomplete without diagnostic images, new platforms...