HIMSS: Most Advanced EHR Users See Cost Savings

Does having an advanced EHR really pay off? Yes, according to a HIMSS survey, which found that sophisticated users are able to derive value in several key areas, including clinician satisfaction and savings.

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Richardville Named CIO Of The Year

In recognition of his role in improving patient engagement, virtual care delivery and interoperability among providers at Carolinas HealthCare System, CIO Craig Richardville has been named CHIME-HIMSS CIO of the Year.

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HIMSS Unveils Quality Measurement For Health IT

HIMSS recently announced the industry’s first international and quality measurement for value with HIMSS Value Score, which is designed to help providers optimize and use IT to improve clinical and financial outcomes, and drive efficiencies in care.

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A Global Perspective on Progress

Scott, you just participated in one of the biggest Epic go-lives ever.  What are you going to do now? I went to Berlin. Last month, my wife and I traveled to Berlin – I had a HIMSS Board meeting there and we decided to make a vacation out of it (thanks to Gram MacLean for […]

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A Tale of Two Roles

I have a couple of “Life is Good” t-shirts, one with a runner and one with a water skier. Life has been particularly good as I reached my 50th birthday and served as HIMSS Chair for the Annual Conference this year. We are creating the health information highway and I recognize there are so many […]

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