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Few Vendors Stand Out in Turbulent Small-Practice EMR Market

Cerner and PCC have been rated as the top performers for small physician practices, with Cerner being top rated for broad-use EMRs and PCC for specialty-specific EMRs. This at a time when just more than one-quarter of providers at small practices feel stuck with or plan to leave their current EMR vendor. Show More Summary

Practice Fusion Releases Free e-Prescribing of Controlled Medications to Help Ensure I-STOP Compliance for 77,000 Eligible New York State Providers

Practice Fusion has announced that it is now certified for the electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS).  With this certification, Practice Fusion can help ensure that its New York State physicians are able to comply with the Internet System for Tracking Over-Prescribing Act (I-STOP) requirement for EPCS. Show More Summary

AAFP Ranks Praxis #1 for Happiness when Switching EHRs

The American Academy of Family Physicians ranks Praxis EMR the number one EHR by physicians in the new survey “Physicians Who have Switched EHRs.”  The AAFP’s award-winning Family Practice Management (FPM) magazine publishes a nationally...Show More Summary

SOAPware, Inc. Introduces State-of-the-Art Patient Engagement Platform

SOAPware has announced the introduction of myHEALTHware™, a product they’re calling “the complete solution to patient care coordination.” myHEALTHware combines the best of social networking with 20 years of medical software know-how resulting in a robust, feature-rich platform that delivers maximum privacy, security and ease-of-use. Show More Summary

Hard and Soft Savings Must Factor into ROI, Especially for Health IT Solutions

The following is a guest post by By Dean Wiech No matter the industry, each time a purchase is made, business leaders always want to know what they are getting in return for their financial investment. Questions frequently asked include:...Show More Summary

At Community Memorial Health System, 98% of Orders and Notes Are Completed Electronically Using PatientKeeper

PatientKeeper has announced that 98 percent of all orders and physician notes are being entered electronically at its customer, Community Memorial Health System (CMHS) in Ventura County, California, as a result of widespread adoption of PatientKeeper CPOE™ and PatientKeeper NoteWriter™. Show More Summary

KLAS Report: Acute Care EMR Purchasing Plans 2015: New Energy in a More Competitive Market

Stiffer competition between key vendors is causing a growing number of providers to be undecided about which EMR to purchase when looking to make a buying decision. In the KLAS acute care EMR purchasing plans report released today, researchers...Show More Summary

AAFP Survey of EHR Switchers Ranks Amazing Charts #2 for “Happiness”

A new survey of physicians that switched Electronic Health Record systems ranks Amazing Charts #2 for customer satisfaction. Published by the American Academy of Family Physicians this month, the EHR Switch Survey: Responses from 305...Show More Summary

MTBC Introduces iCheckIn, An Innovative Mobile Patient Check-In App

MTBC has announced the launch of iCheckIn, an enhanced patient check-in app for iOS and Android-based tablet devices. “MTBC’s enhanced iCheckIn tablet application is designed to help medical offices streamline the check-in process, while...Show More Summary

St. Clair Hospital Selected as 2014 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award Recipient

St. Clair Hospital of Mt. Lebanon, Pa. has been named a 2014 HIMSS Enterprise Davies Award recipient. Since 1994, the HIMSS Nicholas E. Davies Award of Excellence has recognized outstanding achievement of organizations that have utilized health information technology to substantially improve patient outcomes while achieving return on investment. Show More Summary

New Production Scanners from Kodak Alaris Claim 210 Pages Per Minute

Service bureaus, business process outsourcers (BPOs), and large multinational organizations must quickly and accurately process massive amounts of paper. At the same time they must meet stringent service-level agreements and reduce costs. Show More Summary

North American Laboratory Information Systems Market is Expected to Reach $704.6 Million by 2019

The North American laboratory information systems market report defines and segments the concerned market with an analysis and forecast of the revenue. This market is expected to reach $704.6 million by 2019 and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 7.8% from 2014 to 2019. Show More Summary

Medflow 2.0 EHR Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification from ICSA Labs

Medflow, Inc., Medflow 2.0 EHR, Release 10 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition COMPLETE EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting Eligible Providers with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use...Show More Summary

Practice Fusion Releases Online Check-In, eliminating the need for patients to fill out paper forms in the doctor’s office

Practice Fusion, the #1 cloud-based electronic health record for doctors and patients, released Online Patient Check-In – a new service that lets patients complete traditional check-in forms from their phone, tablet, or computer before getting to the doctor’s office. Show More Summary

Deloitte Announces New Approach to EHR Implementation and Support

Today Deloitte announces Evergreen, a new approach to electronic health records implementation and maintenance designed to help reduce hospital system IT costs as health care moves to a value-based model more reliant on clinical and enterprise data. Evergreen may help health systems save up to 30 percent on EHR operating costs by using a global […]

Venture+ Forum And Startup Boot Camp To Be Featured At HIMSS15

2015 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition will deliver its most comprehensive offerings for the startup and investment communities to date.  This year’s lineup will include the 9th annual Venture+ Forum, a new Startup Boot Camp and an expanded Startup Showcase featuring 200 companies. Show More Summary

The HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 Ambulatory Award honors ambulatory facilities operating in a paperless environment and representing best practices in implementing EHR

HIMSS Analytics awarded Springhill Medical Center (SMC), in Mobile Ala., with its Stage 7 Ambulatory Award. The award represents Springhill Medical Center’s attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model™ (EMRAM) for both its hospital and physician practices. Show More Summary

Not All Patient Portals Are Created Equal

The following is a guest post, provided by Royal Solutions Group. Patient Portals are a trending item in the healthcare industry, but what does the term “Patient Portal” really mean?  And more importantly, what can a Patient Portal do for you? In reality, the patient portal moniker has become a confusing industry catch-all; patient portals […]

ICD-10 Valentine’s Edition: Codes you’re gonna love

Valentine’s Day is coming and although most of us don’t equate the day with EHR and Billing, ADP Advanced MD has found the connection. With the new ICD-10 codes on the way with all their specificity, private practices will now be prepared to code all the sweet happenings and heartbreaking mishaps of Valentine’s Day. Some of […]

EHR and HIT News for February 5th

The EHR and HIT news article for today includes new release information from Navigating Cancer as well as news from HealthFusion and Pertexa. Navigating Cancer Now Offers Single Sign-on Functionality for its Patient Engagement Portal Navigating Cancer announced today that version 5.1 of its Patient Engagement Portal now has single sign-on (SSO) functionality. The SSO […]

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