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Could Apple be taking a bite out of EHRs?

Could Apple be taking a bite out of EHRs?

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  September 09, 2017

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?

Making use of chronic condition data

Making use of chronic condition data

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  August 28, 2017

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...

CMS to take final APM snapshot of the year

CMS to take final APM snapshot of the year

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  August 26, 2017

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.

Rural hospitals struggle to adopt advanced EHR functions

Rural hospitals struggle to adopt advanced EHR functions

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  August 25, 2017

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 sues to stop VA-Cerner contract

CliniComp sues to stop VA-Cerner contract

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  August 22, 2017

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.

Carbon Health's epic plan for patient data

Carbon Health's epic plan for patient data

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  July 31, 2017

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.

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