Healthcare Data Portability in Nursing Care

Nursing care is evidence-based care: reviewing research, gathering data, and revising policies and procedures. Today’s challenge is how to locate...

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Bimodal IT – Innovation in the Age of EMRs

We have reached an important plateau now with the digitization of healthcare. We have adopted EMRs in nearly all hospitals,...

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Oceans, Elephants and the Promise of Interoperability

Recently, AMA CEO Dr. James L. Madara delivered the keynote address at the association’s 2017 Interim Meeting, where he highlighted...

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From Barefoot to Broad-Based: How Information Management is Changing Care in China

I recently attended the InterSystems China Summit in Shanghai and continue to be astounded at the rate of progress toward...

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Five Ways to Keep Your “Heid” for Patient Management System Go-Lives

National Health Service (NHS) Fife’s recent go live reminds me of an old Scottish saying ‘keep the heid’. It’s about...

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Building a business case and governance for your EMR

Rome wasn’t built in a day, and the same could certainly be said for an electronic medical record (EMR) system....

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