According to a survey conducted by HIMSS in honor of Nurses Week, the majority of nurses wouldn’t go back to the way records were before EHR implementation. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
Informatics Nurses Impact Health IT
According to the 2015 HIMSS Impact of Informatics survey, informatics nurses are positively affecting the health IT landscape. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
Apps For Nurses Offered By Apple, IBM
Four new apps geared towards nurses have been launched through a partnership between Apple and IBM. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
Women Missing From Healthcare’s Top Positions
A Rock Health survey found that, although women make up a majority of decision makers and most of the workforce in healthcare, few serve as CIOs, executives, and board members. By Katie Wike, contributing writer
The Need for Eldercare Technology
Eldercare is not a particularly sexy branch of the healthcare world, but it’s increasingly becoming more important. The senior population in the U.S. is booming – census data shows that the 65-plus population will exceed 79 million in 2030. And as the senior population continues to grow, the health of seniors continues to decrease as compared to prior generations. All this begs the question: How can we handle caring for seniors in the U.S.? By Wolf Shlagman, founder and CEO, Care Angel
Top 8 Best Practices For Secure Messaging
There’s a reason text messaging is quickly becoming common in the work- place: It’s quick; it’s to the point; it saves time. But for all the considerable benefits, traditional text messaging has severe security limitations – the sender cannot be assured of the privacy and confidentiality of messages. This risk poses an even greater threat in organizations where regular communications contain confidential or industry-regulated information.
Addressing The Documentation Challenge for Clinicians: Workflow Enhancing Search
Healthcare providers are rapidly converting from the paper chart to the Electronic Heath Record (EHR), driven steadily by the Meaningful Use initiatives.
A Survival Guide For Home Health And Hospice Agencies
Home care has its fair share of challenges these days. Increasing regulatory burdens are forcing you to deliver more, while federal funding and reimbursements are decreasing.
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