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November 2012 Features

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  Unique Device Identification

Unlocking the power of barcoding

 By Phil Colpas, Editor, November 2012

In healthcare, barcodes have been used primarily for asset tracking. But unique device identification (UDI) is about to change that.

Tagged:    Unique Device Identification   Cover Story

  Decision Support

How dashboards can increase efficiency

 By Alyn Ford, Care Logistics, November 2012

Dashboards are very helpful in managing many of the key facets that ensure care providers are fairly reimbursed and that the quality of patient care is sustained.

Tagged:    Decision Support

  Asset Tracking

Drive savings with mobile asset management

 By Paul Segovis, November 2012

Ellis Medicine saves $700,000 in savings through asset management, combining workflow and process change with real-time tracking technology.

Tagged:    Asset Tracking

  Health Information Exchanges

Next steps for HIX

 By Brian Patt and Triveni Harsh Mohta, November 2012

Private health insurance exchanges are likely to proliferate, but health plans need to differentiate from the private insurance market and public exchanges through clear strategies for innovative deployment.

Tagged:    Health Information Exchanges

  Document Management

How to streamline your accounts payable operations

 By Robert Banwart, November 2012

How intelligent data capture can replace paper with efficiency and create opportunities.

Tagged:    Document Management


Prescription for ACOs

 By Roy Schoenberg, November 2012

Telehealth is transforming healthcare delivery by removing traditional barriers, such as distance, mobility and time constraints.

Tagged:    Telehealth   Accountable Care Organizations


Critical considerations before adopting a new system

 By Scott Thie, November 2012

Mobile computing devices are a valuable tool when it comes to creating an efficient, HIT system within your healthcare facility.

Tagged:    Mobile

  Speech Recognition

Five ways speech will transform medicine

 By Dr. Nick van Terheyden, November 2012

Recent advancements will expand speech recognition opportunities.

Tagged:    Speech Recognition

  Wireless Technologies

Reap the rewards of mobility

 By Jonathan Karl, November 2012

Minimizing mobile data loss starts with IT security.

Tagged:    Wireless Technologies


Meaningful-use implications for selecting radiology EHRs

 By Steve Deaton, Viztek, November 2012

For radiology practices, it's important to find a vendor that can unify the EHR, PACS/RIS and patient portal.

Tagged:    RIS/PACS

  Home Health

Technology holds the answer to healthcare reform

 By Dan Hogan, November 2012

Pay-for-performance healthcare model underscores the importance of advanced predictive modeling tools to ensure efficiency and quality care.

Tagged:    Home Health


Supercomputers reduce cancer treatment analysis to seconds

 By Phil Colpas, Editor, November 2012

At a live-streamed event last month hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and Doctors Helping Doctors and held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. NantHealth and partner organizations unveiled their plan to transform cancer diagnosis and treatment by utilizing a state-of-the-art genomic supercomputing platform.

Tagged:    Viewpoint

  Thought Leaders

Building a stronger security team

 By Kate Borten, November 2012

Taking advantage of free NIST resources to improve security, privacy and regulatory compliance.

Tagged:    Thought Leaders

  Industry Watch

Industry Watch

 November 2012

Industry Watch

Tagged:    Industry Watch

  Products and Services

Imaging/PACS/RIS Solutions Guide

 November 2012

Imaging/PACS/RIS Solutions Guide

Tagged:    Products and Services   RIS/PACS

  Products and Services

New Products and Services

 November 2012

New products and services

Tagged:    Products and Services