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Physicians prefer VistA, so should decision makers
Jul 24, 2014
Let’s start simply with the results. The questions will come later.
In their 2014 EHR Report—a survey of 18,575 physicians on their EHR preferences—Medscape concludes that doctors like using the VA’s Computerized Provider Record System (CPRS), the core electronic record in the broader VistA platform, more than any other solution.
Here’s what they said.
Phil Alexander - Privacy & Security Forum 2014 San Diego
Jul 24, 2014
Phil Alexander, Information Security Officer at UMC and session panelist at the 2014 Privacy & Security Forum in San Diego, discusses the rise of cyber crime and the importance of personalizing employee education around security.
Best Hospital IT Departments finalists
Jul 24, 2014
Eighty-five IT teams are in the running to be named a top hospital in the Healthcare IT News 2014 "Where to Work: BEST Hospital IT Departments" program.
More than 5,000 IT staff from 194 nominated hospitals completed the 79-question online survey. To qualify to be considered a top hospital, at least half the employees in an IT department needed to complete the survey.
Agfa HealthCare's ICIS: changing how one provider does medicine
Jul 21, 2014
The Brussels, Belgium-Based Edith Cavell Interregional Hospital Group (CHIREC) has embarked upon a plan to become fully digitized -- i.e., paperless -- across its six-site operation. But the process is not going to happen overnight.
7 Important Soft Skills for Health IT ConsultantsJul 15, 2014
by Frank Myeroff, President, Direct Consulting Associates, a Supporting Collaborator at the HIMSS Innovation Center Google “soft skills” and you’ll find that they are defined as the cluster of personality traits, social graces, communication, language, personal habits, friendliness, and optimism … Continue reading
Hawaii-Alaska HIMSS Chapter | Engaging the PatientHonolulu, HI
mHealth Open Mic Series | Demonstrating Value in Mobile: C Suite Interactions & mHealthVirtual Event
Acing the Audit: How Medical Devices Impact Your HIPAA, Meaningful Use and FDA ComplianceVirtual Event