Another disruption emerges
- IU Health to spend $1B consolidating hospitals. Wall, J. K. // Indianapolis Business Journal;12/28/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 45, p23
The article reports on the plan of the Indiana University Health Inc. hospital system to move, to expand and to revamp its childbirth and women's services to the Riley Hospital for Children aimed at saving money for the coming years.
- Retail Clinics Set EHR Standards. // Health Data Management;May2007, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p20
The article reports that the Convenient Care Association has issued mandatory standards of care for its member organizations that operate more than 300 retail clinics in 21 states in the U.S. The association issued standards on the use of electronic health records software in their clinics and...
- Study finds most groups have EHR governance policy. // Medicine on the Net;May2014, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p5
The article focuses on the study published in the journal "Clinical Innovation & Technology" in 2014 which shows that 60% of healthcare organizations had adopted formal policy to govern electronic health records (EHRs) and 63% of companies created an advisory board in monitoring how EHRs were used.
- IU Health on course to spare Methodist. Wall, J.K. // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/26/2015, Vol. 35 Issue 49, p1
The article reports on the impact of the decision of Indiana University (IU) Health Inc. leaders to downtown hospitals regarding the closure of the University Hospital within the campus. The decision includes moving the campus hospital operations to the downtown Methodist Hospital of Indiana...
- W.Va. Makes Strides In Digitized Health Care Revolution. EDWARDS, Dwayne // State Journal (WV);9/20/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p15
The article reports on the transition made by greater than 1,000 health care providers to digital health records in West Virginia.
- Understanding care patterns. HOPPSZALLERN, SUZANNA // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Oct2012, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p22
The article discusses a survey of hospital compliance with a requirement to collect up-to-date patient care problem lists in their electronic health records. Graphs are presented for topics including the percentage of hospital patients for whom data such as medication, medication allergies, and...
- Reaching the tipping point for info exchange. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2013, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p29
The article looks at the use of electronic health records management information technology by Atlantic Health System of Morristown, New Jersey, which enables the exchange of patient data between its three hospitals and physicians.
- The Challenge in Stage 2: Involve the Patient. Goedert, Joseph // Health Data Management;Dec2012, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p5
The article presents guidelines on how medical facilities in the U.S. can become a Stage 2 Electronic Health Record (EHR) meaningful user. Under the final Stage 2 rules, patients should be able to view, download or send their health information. In Stage 2 EHR meaningful user program, patients...
- Experts: Push EHR progress even if feds won't help pay. O'Connor, John // McKnight's Long-Term Care News;Aug2012, p16
The article reports on the warning by experts regarding the need for U.S. long-term health care providers to pursue advancement in electronic health records (EHRs) despite the possibility that they may not be eligible for federal meaningful use incentives for EHRs.