Latest Health information exchange Stories

2013-07-02 23:21:07

Investment in technology and enhanced internal processes will lead to improvements in patient care. Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Wellcentive, an Atlanta-based provider of innovative Population Health Management and Data Analytics solutions, today announced that it has been selected by Connecticut-based PriMed Physicians to integrate its disparate systems and provide the capabilities required for a CMS Advance Payment Accountable Care Organization (ACO). With 36 locations and 120...

2013-06-27 23:21:31

Company Now Facilitates Secure Data Exchange for HIEs in Multiple States Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Netsmart announced today it has been selected by the Massachusetts eHealth Institute (MeHI) to receive an Electronic Health Record (EHR) Vendor Interface Grant that will help the Commonwealth reach the goal of connecting every healthcare provider in the Commonwealth to the Statewide Health Information Exchange (HIE), the Mass HIway. The $75,000 grant will provide Netsmart with...

2013-06-25 23:21:39

Mount Sinai Queens has been recognized by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, or HIMSS, for reaching "Stage 6" status on the HIMSS Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model℠ (EMRAM), making it one of only 518 of the more than 5,300 U.S. hospitals tracked by HIMSS Analytics and who have reached that status. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Mount Sinai Queens has been recognized by the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, or HIMSS, for...

2013-06-19 23:05:00

Radiologists move to reduce the duplication of imaging studies by providing electronic access to historical images and reports through the regional HIE. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Greater Houston Healthconnect (HEALTHCONNECT) announced that Houston Medical Imaging has become the first medical imaging provider in the Greater Houston area to make diagnostic images easily accessible to community physicians through the community health portal. The inclusion of medical images in the...

2013-06-14 23:01:24

HIMSS Analytics 5th Annual U.S. Ambulatory EHR & PM Study Released Burlington, VT (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 HIMSS Analytics continues the series of strategic industry reports previously published by CapSite with the release of the 5th Annual U.S. Ambulatory Electronic Health Record (EHR) & Practice Management (PM) Study. The study represents unique Voice of Customer (VOC) insight from more than 800 physician groups on market adoption, market share, market opportunity and vendor mind...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'