Clinical CarePhysician Fatigue Linked to Electronic Health Record Use
New research provides more evidence that electronic health record use contributes to physician burnout.
InnovationPandemic Speeds Up EHR Implementation
"EHRs by their nature are designed to protect and keep patient data private and confidential," says Doug Cusick, CEO of...
FinanceCMS Opens Office to Cut Red Tape for Providers
Regulatory reductions are expected to save providers $6.6 billion and 42 million unnecessary burden hours through 2021.
InnovationCerner Adds Seven Rural Hospitals to CommunityWorks Platform
The Kansas City-based health information technology company announced additions to its cloud-based platform.
FinanceHospital EMR Market to Hit $20.7B
The compounded annual growth rate is expected to be at 7.8% for the forecast period.
Clinical CareResearch Finds Only Modest Improvement in EHR Patient Safety
From 2009 to 2018, hospital electronic health records met basic safety standards less than 70% of the time, researchers found.
Clinical CareEHRs Fail to Detect Up to One-third of Medication Errors
In 2009, EHRs correctly issued alerts about potential medication problems only 54% of the time. By 2018, EHRs detected about...
InnovationEpic Dominates EMR Market Share Wars; Cerner Loses Ground
Only two vendors experienced significant gains during 2019: Epic and MEDITECH.
InnovationAs Coronavirus Strikes, Crucial Data in Electronic Health Records Hard to Harvest
The pandemic is bringing into stark relief just how far the nation is from achieving the promised benefits of EHR.
InnovationInformation Blocking: What to Know and How to Navigate Next Steps
ONC and industry experts share details behind data blocking; penalties have not yet been set.
InnovationHHS Interoperability Rules Get Mixed Response
Some express concerns about patient privacy, provider API costs, and no interim rule; ONC says data access is a patient's...
InnovationHHS Unveils Strategy to Reduce EHR Burden for Clinicians
Recommendations aim to reduce the effort and time required by clinicians to meet reporting requirements, record health information, and improve...