Monthly Archives: February 2013

VistA scheduling system contest offers $9 million to its winner

On Wednesday, the department of Veterans Affairs, welcomed the software developer to take participate in a challenge and create a new medical scheduling system for healthcare organization in VA. The prize money is $9 million. Participants have to develop open-source … Read more

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3 Point Solution for Best Internal Practice

It is necessary to make the patient personal record safe and secure so that any unauthorized person could not access the data. For healthcare institutes, this is an ultimate objective to make the data secure. It has always been the … Read more

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NIH has created a vacancy for associate director

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking to create a new advisory position of associate director for Data Science. Director Francis Collins, MD of NIH has decided to take this step. He believes that, biometric research data is growing … Read more

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Better care for patients with Dementia

Recently, IMS MAXIMS, leader in electronic patient record system, has launched software designed especially for NHS trusts to provide quick and early diagnosis and better care for patients with dementia. The system is named as MAXIMS Dementia System. The system … Read more

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Teladoc and HealthSpot is ready for strategic alliance

The nation’s first and major telehealth provider, Teladoc, announced a strategic alliance with HealthSpot. Executive says that this alliance will be helpful for both companies. This partnership will enhance the Teledoc’s solution with the ability to provide an on-site option … Read more

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EHR is not enough whats next ?

Electronic Health Records (EHRs) is designed to help patients of small physician or doctor practices. EHR contains all the record of the patients related to their diagnostic treatments. The recent study found that EHR alone was not enough to provide … Read more

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Study found that EHR usage might increase 80% in 2013

According to recent study, published in Annals of Family Medicine, revealed that adoption of electronic health care (EHR) is gradually increasing. Particularly, family physicians are adopting it at much faster rate. The adoption rate is touching the 70% mark and … Read more

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PCE and MiHIN are going to be partners

The Michigan Health Information Network Shared Services (MiHIN) and PCE have decided to execute the legal data sharing agreement which will turn into a virtually qualified organization (VQO) through MiHIN. The PCE systems provide EHR solution to MiHIN. MiHIN officials … Read more

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Campus MD takes telehealth to students

Recently, CampusMD has launched a nationwide telehealth service for everyone i.e. for student, as well as for their patents through wholesale arrangements with partner schools, colleges and universities. The company has created partnerships with four educational institutions and is in … Read more

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