HMT1005 TOC - May 2010 Vol. 31, No. 5
Video system connects dementia patients and caregivers
University of Miami’s Center on Aging provides personal, real-time support for caregivers in their own homes via collaborative videophone technology.
by Bill Bartzak
by R. Hal Baker
Pioneers in Healthcare IT
by Jay E. Toole
Behind the Scenes
HIMSS Products and Services
Index of Advertisers
RECORDS RETENTION AND RETRIEVAL
EMR data recovery can be challenging
Newer data-protection technologies can help address the more stringent recovery requirements driven by EMR implementations.
Cisco’s new telehealth initiative
The company’s latest endeavor is its HealthPresence solution, a care-at-a-distance technology platform that allows patients to connect with doctors.
The road to ICD-10
Upfront planning and training considered important factors in a successful transition.
Technology helps track healthcare providers
The logical starting point for provider data management is the credentialing department, which maintains the most comprehensive information.
Radiology decisions lead to cost savings
Point-of-order clinical decision-support solutions assure that medically appropriate procedures are given the highest priority.
Leverage business and clinical intelligence
Technology platforms provide integrated business and clinical intelligence, linking the right people with the right information.
This month on healthmgttech.com
Every week, we publish original articles online and in our monthly e-newsletter that do not appear in print.
Online this month:
Optical network connects hospital and data centers
Use e-billing to solve payment problems