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November 2010 Features

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  Hospital Information Systems


PACS in your pocket

 By Elad Benjamin, November 2010

Radiology work flow has experienced dramatic change in the last few years.


Tagged:    Hospital Information Systems


  Infrastructure


How to achieve the full potential of telemedicine

 By Fouad Abu-Akel, November 2010

Telemedicine — which is defined for this article as the use of videoconference capabilities to bring together clinicians and patients, regardless of geography...


Tagged:    Infrastructure


  Hospital Information Systems


Poised to touch all things

 November 2010

With RSNA 2010 — the 96th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America — just around the corner (Nov. 28-Dec.3, McCormick Place, Chicago), we thought it would be a great time...


Tagged:    Hospital Information Systems


  Viewpoint


HIT must bolster efforts to monitor radiation

 By Phil Colpas, Managing Editor, November 2010


Tagged:    Viewpoint


  Infrastructure


So much data, so little time

 By Tony Cotterill, November 2010

Healthcare organizations are in the throes of a data explosion. Government incentives — such as the HITECH provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).


Tagged:    Infrastructure


  Payers


Electronic referrals and precertifications at your fingertips

 By Peggy Denness, November 2010

Referral and authorization processes are a key part of the day-to-day operations of any primary-care...


Tagged:    Payers


  Infrastructure


Device makers can add meaning to meaningful use

 By Symeria Hudson, November 2010

Meaningful use does not yet have a final definition, but it already has a deadline. As the healthcare industry works with President Obama's administration.


Tagged:    Infrastructure


  Payers


Getting ahead of the reform storm

 By Sam Muppalla, November 2010

The universe of provider information is rapidly expanding and changing across the healthcare ecosystem.


Tagged:    Payers


  EMR / EHR


E-learning supports EHR implementations

 By Andres Jimenez, M.D., November 2010

How do we train hundreds of thousands of doctors to become meaningful users in a year or two in time for full stimulus incentives?.


Tagged:    EMR / EHR


  Infrastructure


Inventory is key to off-site record storage

 By April D. Robertson, November 2010

TheAmerican Recovery and Reinvestment Act's (ARRA) modifications to the HIPAA regulations affecting record storage and retention are shaking up the way...


Tagged:    Infrastructure


  EMR / EHR


The problem with problem lists

 By Davide Zaccagnini, M.D., November 2010

More than 40 years ago, the introduction of problem lists in clinical care was aimed at controlling the complexity of the rapidly expanding universe of...


Tagged:    EMR / EHR


  Hospital Information Systems


Avoid social networking poison

 By Fred Touchette, November 2010

Today, as the use of mobile devices like iPhones and BlackBerrys increases on the job, so does easy access to social networking sites, such as Twitter, Facebook...


Tagged:    Hospital Information Systems


  Thought Leaders


So much data, so little time

 By Tony Cotterill, November 2010

Healthcare organizations are in the throes of a data explosion. Government incentives — such as the HITECH provision of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).


Tagged:    Thought Leaders


  Products and Services


Behavioral healthcare management

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Vital signs on the go

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Disclosures tracking and reporting

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Meaningful-use eligibility

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


E-prescribing for iPhone, iPod Touch

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Fully adjustable wireless cart

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Combine EMR, claims, med data

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


iPad medical documentation apps

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Call-accounting platform

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Head off medical data breaches

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


External hard drives to 2 TB

 November 2010


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  Products and Services


Self-service patient check-in

 November 2010


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  Industry Watch


Conferences a snapshot of EMR progress

 November 2010


Tagged:    Industry Watch


  Industry Watch


New report calls biometric ID technologies ‘inherently fallible’

 November 2010


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  Industry Watch


Master data solution for ICD-10 remediation debuts

 November 2010


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  Industry Watch


Hospitals pick McKesson pharmacy robot to establish bar-code readiness

 November 2010


Tagged:    Industry Watch


  Infrastructure


What happens when HIEs meet Web 2.0?

 By Rey Currie, November 2010

According to Wikipedia, cloud computing is Internet-based computing with shared resources, software and information provided to computers and...


Tagged:    Infrastructure