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ChartLogic recently announced Stella, a voice recognition overlay compatible with all electronic health record systems.
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A Deloitte report has found that 85 percent of physicians believe electronic health records are valuable for quality and improvements for patient care however, more than 65 percent of physicians do not believe EHRs improve diagnosis accuracy or treatment planning, according to a Deloitte news release.
Friday, 17 February 2012 16:23

HIT Use Has Doubled Since 2009

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius has announced that health information technology use has doubled in the last two years, according to a HHS news release.

Thursday, 16 February 2012 15:31

6,000 Physicians Commit to EHR Use in Ohio

Ohio has signed up more than 6,000 primary care physicians to use electronic health records as part of the state’s efforts towards a statewide health information exchange, according to an Ohio Health Information Partnership news release.

Over 71 percent of the electronic health records of providers and hospitals that have successfully attested to meaningful use criteria are dually certified under both the Certification Bodies and the Certified Commission for Health Information Technology programs and the Office of the National Coordinator-Authorized Testing, according to a CCHIT news release.
Friday, 10 February 2012 15:40

ChartLogic Announces Version 8

ChartLogic recently announced ChartLogic 8, the latest version of the company's electronic health record, according to a company news release.
General Electric plans to discontinue its ambulatory electronic health record product, GE Centricity Advance EHR, starting June 30, according to an InformationWeek report.
While the U.S. works to convert the medical record system from paper to electronic, a transition to universal patient identifiers sparks debate over trust, privacy and control, according to a The Wall Street Journal report.
Jan. 3 marked the one-year anniversary of the start of registration for the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs, according to a CMS news release.
CMS has added new information to its Electronic Health Record website concerning the appeals process for Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Programs, according to a CMS news release.
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