November 19, 2018
Electronic health records are supposed to make doctors' workdays easier, but instead, they have reached "a point where people in the medical profession actively, viscerally, volubly hate their computers," Atul Gawande writes in the New Yorker.
November 9, 2018
American Health Line rounds up the latest health care news in the states.
October 29, 2018
Many top-ranked hospitals do not comply with federal and state regulations for completing patient requests for their medical information, according to a study published earlier this month.
October 19, 2018
October 12, 2018
Forbes' 37th annual list of the 400 wealthiest people in the United States includes 15 people who work in the health care industry.
October 9, 2018
Hackers increasingly are turning their attention to the health care sector—but new research finds data breaches among certain industry stakeholders are more likely to compromise patient records than others.
October 8, 2018
Hospital administrators and federal regulators are pushing full-speed ahead to eradicate the fax machine from health care communications, but some doctors are not ready to give it up.
September 27, 2018
A new paper from Stanford Medicine spotlights what primary care providers want from electronic health records.
September 26, 2018
A unique approach at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center gets patients more involved in the data entry process for their electronic health records—a move that has reduced provider data entry time and produced cost savings, hospital leaders say.
August 22, 2018
An observational study suggests that when physicians do not follow electronic health record alerts that notify them when they are deviating from industry guidelines, their patients experience higher inpatient complication rates and health care costs.
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