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November 29, 2021 – 2:06 am |

The increasing use of electronic health record (EHR) technology has been the source of frustration for many physicians. However, for leaders in population health care, it is considered a point of optimism. If we as …

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Preparing Medical Students for Technology

October 29, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Preparing Medical Students for Technology

As artificial intelligence (AI) and other digital health tools become increasingly integrated into care delivery, medical schools are developing programs to prepare incoming medical professionals for these trends. Becker’s Health IT brought this interesting information …

Machine Learning and Healthcare Data

October 29, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Machine Learning and Healthcare Data

Machine learning applications have the potential to transform business strategy in a significant way. They are showing up in obvious and not so obvious platforms and applications, including healthcare. Information Age brought this interesting topic …

Fighting Cyberattacks in Healthcare

October 29, 2021 – 2:02 am |
Fighting Cyberattacks in Healthcare

Hospitals continue to face cyberattacks that risk patient harm. In fact, it increased during the pandemic as they took advantage of the high anxiety and potential chaos. It doesn’t help that Medicare lacks consistent oversight …

Healthcare Collaborations

October 28, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Healthcare Collaborations

Population health and precision medicine are often set against one another because of the inherent differences in their approaches to health management. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted some possible collaborations. Healthcare IT News brought …

Using Technology to Reduce Medical Errors

October 28, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Using Technology to Reduce Medical Errors

Safety in hospitals is of critical importance. Medical errors are consistently in the top five reasons for death in the United States. Wider implementation of electronic prescribing systems and an integrated electronic health record (EHR) …

The Continuing Impact of COVID-19

October 28, 2021 – 2:02 am |
The Continuing Impact of COVID-19

A recent survey found 8 in 10 U.S. physicians were impacted in a variety of ways due to COVID-19. This concerning news came to us from Fierce Healthcare in their article, “New survey finds COVID-19 is taking a significant toll on …

Population Health Management and Data

October 27, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Population Health Management and Data

In a recent survey, 98% of healthcare executives believe population health management is important for their organizations’ future success. A combined 93% of respondents rated it between moderately and critically important. This interesting topic came …

Emerging Tech Improves Healthcare

October 27, 2021 – 2:04 am |
Emerging Tech Improves Healthcare

A common use of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare involves natural language processing (NLP) applications that can understand and classify clinical documentation. But there is more that AI can bring to the party. This interesting information came …

Social Determinants of Health Improves Healthcare Delivery

October 27, 2021 – 2:02 am |
Social Determinants of Health Improves Healthcare Delivery

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) – the federal agency that oversees health information technology – recently announced a long-awaited change that could help doctors and nurses provide more timely …

Fighting Fraud on All Fronts

October 26, 2021 – 2:06 am |
Fighting Fraud on All Fronts

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Center for Program Integrity (CPI) has awarded an application programming interface (API) implementation contract that has in its objectives, boosting data sharing for fraud detection. EHR Intelligence brought this …

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