Search Results

Showing results 31 - 40 of 364.
Sort By: Date ▼

Inside Thrive Local—Kaiser's plan to add social services into the EHR

May 14, 2019

Kaiser Permanente last week announced it will launch Thrive Local, a social health network aimed at connecting health and social services providers.

CMS just dropped its proposed rule for Medicare inpatient payments. Here's what's inside.

April 24, 2019

CMS on Tuesday issued its Inpatient Prospective Payment System proposed rule for fiscal year 2020, which would address payment disparities for rural and urban health facilities and increase add-on payments for emerging technology and therapies.

How are hospitals actually using their EHRs? See the answer, charted.

April 23, 2019

The vast majority of U.S. hospitals use electronic health record (EHR) systems, but exactly how hospitals use their EHRs varies, according to a report released this month by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.

CMS proposes payment increases for SNFs, hospice facilities for FY 2020

April 22, 2019

CMS on Friday released proposed rules that would increase fiscal year (FY) 2020 Medicare payments for skilled nursing facilities by 2.5%, or $887 million, and hospice facilities by 2.7%, or $540 million, when compared with FY 2019.

Should FDA regulate EHRs? Media investigation highlighting EHR-related patient harm raises the question.

March 26, 2019

Outgoing FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb on Wednesday called for greater scrutiny of electronic health record (EHR) systems, after an investigation by Kaiser Health News and Fortune identified thousands of patient injuries, including some deaths, tied to EHRs.

Diagnostic errors is the top patient-safety concern for 2019, according to ECRI

March 25, 2019

ECRI Institute recently released its annual list of the 10 biggest patient-safety concerns in 2019, with diagnostic errors topping the list for the second year in a row.

The 'pervasive' ways doctors are working around EHRs

March 14, 2019

In the face of electronic health record (EHR) functionality and workflow challenges, doctors often work around EHRs using handwritten notes and other tactics, instead of working with the technology, according to a recent study.

What hackers actually do with your stolen medical records

March 11, 2019

Each year, hackers steal thousands of medical records from hospitals and health organizations, and many of those records eventually end up being sold on the darknet for thousands of dollars.

The 7 keys to patient experience, according to Cleveland Clinic’s chief experience officer

March 11, 2019

Speaking at the Patient Engagement and Experience Summit at HIMSS19, Cleveland Clinic Chief Experience Officer Adrienne Boissy shared lessons on how to optimize patient experience.

What's Lyft's grand plan for health care? Its latest SEC filing offers a sneak peek.

March 8, 2019

As the ride-sharing service Lyft gears up for its initial public offering, it is offering investors a sneak peek into its closely held plans to expand its role in health care.

Results Page: [Previous] 1 2 3 4 5  ... [Next]