Congratulations to 17 facilities who have achieved the final stage of electronic medical record adoption.
Denise Amrich, RN explores the intersection between health and technology, and does her best to help techies get and stay healthy...one blog post at a time.
Denise Amrich is a Registered Nurse, the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College. Nothing in this article is meant to be a substitute for medical advice, and shouldn't be considered as such. If you are in need of medical help, please see your doctor.
The good news? Hospitals are halfway to EHR system adoption. The bad news? Lack of confidence in the ability to get to Stage 2.
Women with health concerns are twice as likely to go online for advice than to ask a doctor, their friends, or even their mothers, especially with embarrassing symptoms.
We need a plan for how to handle the coming dementia crisis. Here's the bad news and some good news.
Although we can all expect travel to be more of a pain these days, THR patients should probably plan and allow for extra time when a security checkpoint must be passed.
While no medical facility wants to suffer through a data migration, sometimes being forced to upgrade winds up providing benefits.
If you're a Medscape fan, and you like to consume content on your Kindle Fire, you'll be thrilled to know that the free Medscape app is now available for your beloved ebook reader.
These days people are texting for everything...including emergency room wait times.
For the past two days the shoes I thought I'd gotten out of my system have been stalking me relentlessly across the Internet.
Nuance thinks voice dictation is a key market, and has put their money where their mouth is.