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Strictly Speaking, Voice Recognition Technology Works

Scott Mace

Voice recognition software and hardware has matured sufficiently that it can help hospitals and physicians save enormous amounts of time and money, meet compliance requirements for documentation, and boost EMR adoption. >>>

 

Editor's Picks

Automation and the Healthcare Cost Curve

Why is healthcare historically a slow adopter of potentially labor-saving, and thus cost-saving, techniques and technology? Lack of urgency is one reason, but with margins under increasing threat, that thinking may be changing. >>>

How Predictive Modeling Cuts Readmissions

With the threat of reimbursement losses for preventable 30-day readmissions, healthcare organizations are analyzing care transitions used in tandem with predictive models to keep patients from returning to their facilities unnecessarily. >>>



New LIVE Webcast

Boost Physician Referrals, Build Your Bottom Line

Date: May 15, 2012
About: Successful physician referral programs are strategic, data-driven, and coordinated with an organization's overall physician engagement plan. Join us for a 90-minute, customized webcast with a new interview-driven format, expanded Q&A, online forum, takeaway presentation, and 60-day post-event on-demand access. >>>



News Headlines

4 medical implants that escaped FDA scrutiny

ProPublica, May 1, 2012

EHR rules may be too ambitious, says AHA

Bloomberg, May 1, 2012

Health insurers' push to diversify raises ethical concerns

The Washington Post, April 30, 2012

Q&A: Kaleida Health CEO seeks sustainable healthcare system

Buffalo News, April 30, 2012

Health spending is flattening out

The New York Times, April 30, 2012

Chicken scratches vs. electronic prescriptions

The New York Times, April 30, 2012

Medical offices seek security in aligning with doctor networks

The News & Observer, April 27, 2012

MRSA-killing glass under development

Corning Leader, April 27, 2012



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From HealthLeaders Magazine

 

Physicians, Hospital Executives Get Collaborative

Relationships between physicians and executive leadership have never been smooth, but they've never been more important. Now legislative and contractual changes are forcing both parties to reconsider how they work together. >>>

 

Pharmaceutical Robotics Require Careful Assessment

 

Hospitals Scrutinize ACOs


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