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eClinicalWorks to show off precision medicine, AI features for EHR at HIMSS18

Courtesy of eClinicalWorks eClinicalWorks CEO Girish Navani said the company will be focusing on three technological developments at HIMSS18. It’s been quite a year for the vendor since HIMSS17. In May it settled a False Claims lawsuit with...

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VA, 4 health systems to form generic drug company to address shortages, costs

Intermountain Healthcare announced that it is aligning with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Ascension Health, SSM Health and Trinity Health to establish a not-for-profit generic drug company with the goal of addressing shortages and the h...

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Hospital CEO to Epic: Stop blocking innovation, open up your platform

Fairview Health Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota. James Hereford, president and CEO of Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services, a nonprofit integrated care system based in Minneapolis, is calling out EHR giant Epic Systems for standing ...

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eClinicalWorks 'elevating the EHR' with precision medicine and artificial intelligence at HIMSS18

Courtesy of eClinicalWorks eClinicalWorks CEO Girish Navani said the company will be focusing on three technological developments at HIMSS18. It’s been quite a year for the vendor since HIMSS17. In May it settled a False Claims lawsuit with...

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Epic is 'impediment to innovation' claims Fairview Health Services CEO

Fairview Health Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota. James Hereford, president and CEO of Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services, a not-for-profit integrated care system based in Minneapolis, called Epic Systems an "impediment to innovati...

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VA aligns with four health systems to form generic drug company to address shortages, costs

Intermountain Healthcare announced that it is aligning with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Ascension Health, SSM Health and Trinity Health to establish a not-for-profit generic drug company with the goal of addressing shortages and the h...

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HIMSS and ANI honor Catherine Ivory with Nursing Informatics Leadership Award

In anticipation of their world-renowned annual conference HIMSS18, HIMSS has announced that they, along with the Alliance for Nursing Informatics, have named Catherine Ivory the 2017 recipient of the HIMSS-ANI Nursing Informatics Leadership Award. Sh...

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Fairview Health Services CEO raps Epic as ‘impediment to innovation’

James Hereford, president and CEO of Minneapolis-based Fairview Health Services, a not-for-profit integrated care system based in Minneapolis, called Epic Systems an "impediment to innovation.” “I will submit that one of the biggest ...

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Elsevier acquires Via Oncology, UPMC decision support spinoff

Elsevier this week announced its acquisition of Pittsburgh-based Via Oncology, a former subsidiary of UPMC that develops clinical decision support tools for cancer care management. Via Oncology's technology helps cancer centers with referrals to ...

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Shulkin: VA-Cerner EHR deal paused over interoperability concerns

The Cerner EHR contract with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is on hold pending an independent assessment of the agency’s interoperability requirements for the new EHR, said VA Secretary David Shulkin, MD, to the Senate Committee on Vet...

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VA aligns with four health systems to form generic drug company

Intermountain Healthcare announced that it is aligning with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Ascension Health, SSM Health and Trinity Health to establish a not-for-profit generic drug company with the goal of addressing shortages and the h...

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ONC: Rise of Alexa, frustrations with legacy systems giving healthcare AI a boost

Artificial intelligence has been hyped as much, if not more, than just about any other major technological advancement in recent history — and that is at least as true in healthcare today as it is elsewhere. But is this time different for AI or...

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