Though Epic's Share Everywhere achieves a greater level of interoperability than what currently exists, complete electronic sharing of patient medical records remains elusive.
Apple has been stealthily sneaking into healthcare. Will the new iPhone, set to be announced Sept. 12, be the device where it all comes together?
Mobile eForm technology is critical for healthcare systems seeking to better communicate with their patient population and enhance the entire care journey.
Health information is meaningful only when observed and interpreted. Chronic condition monitoring data would reveal a whole lot more if someone else was keeping an eye on them too, looking for anomalies and trends and keeping people healthy during all the time they're not directly observed by...
If providers in Advanced Alternative Payment Models don't meet certain requirements by the end of the month, they'll see a reduction in their Medicare payments in 2019.
Modern Healthcare Custom Media asked KPMG's Larry Kocot about the state of preparedness for the Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and opportunities to improve the transition to value-based care.
If the rate of electronic health record adoption continues at its current pace, all hospitals in the country should have EHRs in the next four years. But when it comes to advanced EHR functions, the picture isn't so rosy.
CliniComp, an EHR vendor that supplies software to the VA and Defense Department, says it might have been considered for the contract had the VA conducted open and competitive bidding.
It can be uncomfortable for staff members at hospitals to ask patients for personal information such as race and ethnicity. But experts say the data can help providers better address disparities in healthcare access and quality of care.
Rucker spoke with Modern Healthcare information technology reporter Rachel Z. Arndt about how the ONC is responding to the 21st Century Cures Act and about giving patients more control over their health data.
With their relatively lower cost, some hospitals are choosing to use internet, or cloud-based, electronic health record systems over local server-based systems.
Carbon Health seeks to create a provider network based on its digital platform. The company's app, nestled in a patient's smartphone, is an electronic health record, a telehealth portal, a secure message platform, and a payment and scheduling service.