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10/21/14 - eHealth Answers Consumer Questions About Reshopping for Health Insurance During Open Enrollment
Today eHealth, Inc., the nation's first and largest private online health insurance exchange, released answers to questions commonly asked by subsidy-eligible health insurance consumers who want to maintain coverage for 2015 and avoid the potential loss of any premium subsidies they may be due next year. The first-ever open enrollment period ended
10/21/14 - Reports from Columbia University Advance Knowledge in Health and Medical Informatics (Examining construct and predictive validity of the Health-IT...
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Information Technology Newsweekly Investigators publish new report on Health and Medical Informatics. According to news originating from New York City, New York, by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "In a previous study, we developed the Health Information Technology Usability Evaluation Scale,
10/20/14 - Board Approves Health Information Technology, Wine Business Degrees
Missouri State University at West Plains issued the following news release:. During the board's executive committee meeting Sept. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a resolution for the Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology degree, and at the full board meeting Oct. 17 in Springfield, Missouri, members passed a reso
10/20/14 - Dutch RAV Gelderland-Midden Adopts ZOLL AutoPulse Non-Invasive Cardiac Support Pump
ZOLL Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions, announced today that RAV Gelderland-Midden in the Netherlands has equipped its fleet of 20 ambulances with the ZOLL AutoPulse Non-invasive Cardiac Support Pump. All of our counterparts use the AutoPulse, de Kreek explained. The AutoPulse in this
10/20/14 - Findings on Electronic Medical Records Detailed by J. Thurston and Co-Authors (Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records)
The Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services are implementing the Meaningful Use Incentive Program for Medicare- and Medicaid- eligible providers. For more information on this research see: Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records. Jnp-Journal for Nurse Practitioners, 2014; 10: 510-513. Jnp-Journal for Nurse Practitioners can be contacted at: Els
10/20/14 - Hong Kong medical center unites radiotherapy systems with Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System
In their efforts to better integrate the radiation therapy treatment and planning systems of multiple providers, clinicians at Hong Kong Sanatorium& Hospital replaced their Varian ARIA oncology information system with Elekta's MOSAIQ OIS. "In 2011, when we began to explore how we could integrate the different systems under one database, we
10/20/14 - Proven Treatment Model for Troubled Youth Now Supported by World-class Electronic Health Record EHR System
Now, thanks to a unique partnership between Netsmart, Community Solutions, Inc. and MST Services, clinicians will be able to integrate all required MST documentation and procedures electronically. Real-time clinical management, billing, and reporting functions have been built into an MST-specific version of Netsmart's Electronic Health Record.
10/20/14 - Rep. McKinley Introduces Bill to Help Hospitals Communicate
Washington, D.C. After listening to concerns from health care providers and hospital executives, Rep. The bill requires the Government Accountability Office to study the communication between computer systems used by hospitals to store and access electronic health records. McKinley's bill calls for GAO to report to Congress and make recommendatio
10/20/14 - Sources Sought Notice - On going development, maintenance and enhancements to support the Quality Management and Review System (QMARS)
Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services; Office of Acquisition and Grants Management; 7500 Security Blvd.C2-21-15 Baltimore MD 21244-1850. Description: Department of Health and Human Services. Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services.
10/17/14 - Hospital Nurses Forced to Develop Creative Workarounds to Deal with EHR System Flaws; Outdated Technologies and Lack of Interoperability, Reveals Black Book
Dissatisfaction with inpatient electronic health record systems among nurses has escalated to an all time high of 92%, according to the Q3 2014 Black Book EHR Loyalty survey results to be published later this month. Disruption in productivity and workflow has also negatively influenced job dissatisfaction according to nurses in 84% of US Hospitals.
10/17/14 - Toledo Clinic & Outpatient Surgery Center Selects eClinicalWorks
As the largest independent physician group in Northwest Ohio, Toledo Clinic was an early adopter of electronic health records and practice management systems, said Dr. Ian Elliot, president of The Toledo Clinic& Outpatient Surgery Center. To continue moving forward, we began researching various IT platforms that could deliver a complete co
10/16/14 - Elsevier Launches Mosby's Home Health Care
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced the availability of Mosby's Home Health Care. Elsevier will unveil this solution at the National Association for Home Care& Hospice Annual Meeting& Exposition, Oct. 19, in Phoenix, Ariz.. "In light of an aging U.S. population
10/16/14 - Philips And Dutch Radboud University Medical Center Debut Wearable Diagnostic Prototype For Chronic Illness At Dreamforce 2014 Event [Global Data Point]
"Unlike other wearable solutions recently introduced to the market, this prototype collects more than just wellness data from otherwise healthy people," said Jeroen Tas, CEO Healthcare Informatics Solutions and Services at Philips. The wearable diagnostic prototype for COPD patients feeds data collected from patients at home to clinicians through t
10/16/14 - Qualis Health Reaches 100% of Its Goal for Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records in Physician Practices
With this milestone, Qualis Health is ninth among 62 RECs nationwide to reach its meaningful use goal, and the first to do so across a large, multi-state region. "Idaho and Washington have made great strides towards an electronically-enabled healthcare system, and the Qualis Health REC has played an important role by supporting clinicians as they
10/16/14 - Surescripts Inks Agreement with DrFirst [Health & Beauty Close - Up]
Surescripts reported that it has expanded the reach of its electronic prior authorization solution to include DrFirst. According to a release from Surescripts, with the addition of DrFirst, over 300 of their electronic health records and electronic medical records vendors and hospital information system partners will have access to CompletEPA.
10/15/14 - eHealth Enters the 2015 Medicare Annual Election Period With An Enhanced Enrollment Experience for Seniors
Today eHealth, Inc., which operates eHealthMedicare.com, one of the nation's leading private online marketplaces for private Medicare health insurance products, entered the 2015 Annual Election Period with a wealth of enrollment resources designed to empower seniors to make the right coverage choices this year. During this period, Medicare...
10/15/14 - Special Notice - HCQIS Infrastructure Support
Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services; Office of Acquisition and Grants Management; 7500 Security Blvd.C2-21-15 Baltimore MD 21244-1850. Contact: Ryan Kooy, Contract Specialist, Phone 4107866637, Email ryan.kooy@cms.hhs.gov- Tonya D. Anderson, Contracting Officer, Phone 4107684087, Email...
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