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New Health Informatics Credential

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The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) is in the process of establishing a new credentialing program for healthcare providers working in health informatics. The credential, called the advanced health informatics certification (AHIC), will be open to clinicians and informatics professionals who are not boarded physicians, including but not limited to dentists, nutritionists, nurses, ...

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Leveraging Information Technology for Diabetes

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Technology in diabetes care has come a long way in a short period of time. Since the introduction of the home blood glucose (BG) meter and analog insulins, diabetes care has made great strides. With continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) and insulin infusion pumps, diabetes care is advancing and quickly moving toward an artificial pancreas to replace the normal islet cell function. As such, the ...

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Care Coordination Biggest Challenge to Achieve Population Health Management

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Care coordination is the biggest challenge for health systems to achieve population health management followed by financial investment and data management, according to a new healthcare leadership survey by Philips. Conducted by HIMSS Media on behalf of Philips, the survey of 105 health care IT leaders revealed that a majority of health systems have already implemented population health ...

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Clincierge Named a 2016 Winner in Clinical Informatics

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Philadelphia - Clincierge has announced that they have been named a winner of the 2016 Clinical Informatics News Best Practices awards. The company received the award in the category of "Study Startup and Design" in recognition of its efforts related to patient recruitment, support and retention for a rare disease clinical trial. In that study, Clincierge's activities led to a patient dropout ...

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CDS and Population Health

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An estimated 40 percent of all deaths result from diseases and behaviors that can be prevented and at a significantly lower cost. The incremental growth in the senior population complicates things further. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that approximately 10,000 people are now enrolling for Medicare every day. Unfortunately, our medical workforce cannot keep up with this workload. In ...

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Physician-Forward Approach to Meaningful Use

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A med-surg/emergency department (ED) nurse by trade, I'm just one of many clinicians unexpectedly thrust into the health IT and informatics world. Meaningful Use necessitated a crash course for the team at Hamilton General Hospital. We survived and are proud to stand among some of the first Stage 2 Meaningful Use attesters. We learned some valuable lessons along the way. Physicians - the MVPs of ...

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New HIM Roles in Information Governance

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Healthcare is at a crossroads as new technologies and value-based models drive demand for trusted information. As a result, HIM must respond to unprecedented challenges and new opportunities to guide effective information governance, i.e., the process of monitoring healthcare information throughout its life cycle. HIM professionals have the skills, experience and expertise to lead the transition ...

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UAMS Medical Center Deploys SmartLinx Chart Xpress

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In May 2014, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Medical Center (Little Rock) launched Capsule's SmartLinx Medical Device Information System (MDIS) to automate data collection from medical devices in an effort to streamline patient charting across all patient care areas. UAMS went live simultaneously with an enterprise-wide, "Big Bang" Epic electronic medical record (EMR) ...

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Community Health Centers, Inc. Wins 2014 HIMSS Davies Award

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eClinicalWorks, a leader in ambulatory healthcare IT solutions, is pleased to congratulate Florida's Community Health Centers, Inc. on being awarded a Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Community Health Organization Davies Award of Excellence as a federally qualified community health center (FQHC) that has demonstrated significant sustainable improvement of patient ...

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Study: Pediatric Preventive Care Guidelines Need Computerized Format

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INDIANAPOLIS -- With the increasing use of electronic medical records and health information exchange, there is a growing demand for a computerized version of the preventive care guidelines pediatricians use across the United States. In a new study, researchers from the Indiana University School of Medicine and the Regenstrief Institute report that substantial work lies ahead to convert the ...

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