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hospital information systems

November 1, 2012  3:00 PM

Push for clinical data analytics systems puts small providers in tough position

Ed Burns Ed Burns Profile: Ed Burns
Analytics, electronic health records, hospital information systems, Meaningful use, small practice

There's no doubt that big data promises to drive new payment models like accountable care organizations and their population management requirements. But health IT optimists are increasingly being accompanied by naysayers who feel that clinical data analytics may not be all it's cracked up to be....

August 30, 2012  10:56 AM

EHR quality improvements help hospitals settle finances

Ed Burns Ed Burns Profile: Ed Burns
EHR implementation, hospital information systems, quality of care

Last week we reported on the high cost of long-term electronic health record (EHR) implementation. Experts said that while EHRs add a major cost to hospitals' budgets for years to come...

March 1, 2011  1:58 PM

Drummond offers testing of hospital EHR systems

Beastwood Profile: Beastwood
EHR certification, hospital information systems

Drummond Group Inc. has prepared guidance for the testing and certification of homegrown hospital electronic health record (EHR) software. The guidance, referred to as the EHR Certification Roadmap for Hospitals, helps...

November 15, 2010  2:23 PM

CCHIT launching custom EHR certification program for hospitals

Beastwood Profile: Beastwood
CCHIT, EHR certification, hospital information systems

Many U.S. hospitals have spent years developing and maintaining custom electronic health record (EHR) systems. For those facilities, the prospect of receiving HITECH Act...

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July 26, 2010  7:50 AM

Microsoft Amalga HIS, we hardly knew ye

Beastwood Profile: Beastwood
hospital information systems, Microsoft Amalga

Microsoft's hospital information system, Amalga HIS, is dead, reports John Moore of Chilmark Research. For a number of reasons, Moore is not surprised -- Amalga HIS has a whopping six customers...

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