Nearly 9 million New Yorkers now have health records in a growing database accessible to most of the state's hospitals, public health centers, long-term care facilities and nearly one-quarter of... To view the full story, click the title link.
As waves of hospitals move from older methods of record keeping to new digital electronic health record (EHR) systems, many medical professionals express fears that implementing an EHR system in their hospital will have dire results,...Show More Summary
The Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY) has reached a milestone of holding records for over 40 million patients, processes over 2.8 million transactions a month, and has over 62,000 users. Participating in the network, allows doctors and patients to easily access health records across the state. The milestone comes 10 months after... Read More
This appeared a few days ago:Terror review to consider giving spy agencies access to mental health records, Malcolm Turnbull saysJuly 22, 20169:53amKARA VICKERY News Corp Australia NetworkPRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirmed...Show More Summary
I have typed it out for ease of readingADHA Strategy MilestonesSlide Contents:Year 1:Milestone: Lay FoundationsConsumers: Opt-in and Opt-out My Health Records trialsHealth Workers: Create guidelines and common languagesYear 2:Milestone:...Show More Summary
This was sent to me a little while ago: Sorry about the quality - seeking compulsory health records for all citizens in year 2. What on earth?? This is the sort of fantastical nonsense and time frames that just confirms we should all be very alarmed. Show More Summary
Labor gains a point in the latest Essential Research poll, which emphasises the importance of health issues in the recent election result, and records deep concern at the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency. The post Essential Research: 52-48 to Labor appeared first on The Poll Bludger.
Thousands of climate activists, public health advocates and others arrived in the streets before the first day of the Democratic National Convention, despite blazing heat that was just one degree shy of the hottest July 24 on record in Philadelphia. Show More Summary
Many medical students are using electronic health records (EHRs) to track former patients but the practice, which students report as being educational, raises some ethical questions, according to an article published online by JAMA Internal...Show More Summary
The transition into the era of electronic health records and health wearables has resulted in a plethora of electronic patient information including dates of birth, home addresses, social security records, insurance details and medical data. Show More Summary
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is in the spotlight this week as the man Donald Trump has picked to be his running mate. Pence’s decisions about health and health care in Indiana have drawn attention from wit...
In research using patient medical records, investigators from Johns Hopkins and Sheppard Pratt Health System report that people with serious mental disorders who were hospitalized for mania were more likely to be on antibiotics to treat active infections than a group of people without a mental disorder.
Researchers discovered a permanent record of vitamin D deficiency in old teeth that could provide insights on rickets and children’s health today.
This appeared a few days ago.8 July, 2016GPs warming to e-health recordsPosted by julie lambert The financial pinch on GPs is clearly sharpening interest in electronic health records.According to the latest figures, 1085 general practices...Show More Summary
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced this morning that Indiana governor Mike Pence will be his running mate. Let's look at Pence's record on women's health, shall we? 1. As a representative for Indiana in 2011, Pence authored the first bill to block federal funds from going to Planned Parenthood. ... More »
drchrono Inc., the industry leading Electronic Health Record (EHR), practice management, revenue cycle management and medical API platform on iPad, iPhone and web, today launched a new partnership and program for students in health information management with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Show More Summary
For the sixth year in a row, Harris Health System earned the "Most Wired" recognition. This means clinicians and staff have secure access to patients' complete medical records, including those retrieved from other providers. With these all-inclusive records, medical staff can provide patients the most appropriate treatment and care.
Digital health funding in the first half of 2016 reached a record breaking $3.9B compared to the previous record of $3.5B in 2014, according to StartUp Health Insights 2016 Midyear Report. Early stage deals accounted for more than 65 percent deal volume. The report revealed that patient/consumer experience as the most dominant market in... Read More
Bloomberg: S&P 500 Closes Near Record as Jobs Data Caps Post-Brexit Rebound. (video) A week’s evidence that the U.S. economy’s ill health has been overstated and dovish talk from the Federal Reserve combined to briefly catapult the S&P...Show More Summary
Consistently watching high levels of television during childhood and adolescence were linked with lower peak bone mass at age 20 years in a recent study. Hours of television watching per week were recorded by parental or self-report at 5, 8, 10, 14, 17 and 20 years of age in 1181 participants. Show More Summary