Latest Prognosis Stories

2012-01-11 10:00:43

A review of 16 prognostic indices used to predict risk of death in older adults in a variety of clinical settings, such as in nursing homes and hospitals, found that there is insufficient evidence to recommend the widespread use of these indices in clinical practice.

2011-08-26 11:06:01

A new scoring system can more reliably predict whether patients with advanced cancer are likely to survive for "days", "weeks" or "months".

2011-07-01 13:01:47

For patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), choosing the appropriate treatment depends heavily on the prognosis.

2011-06-21 07:00:00

HOUSTON, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prognosis Health Information Systems, Inc., a leading provider of electronic health records to critical access and community hospitals, has appointed William M. Conroy to its board of directors.

2011-04-04 10:00:00

HOUSTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hamlin Memorial Hospital is planning to leverage Prognosis ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR to move toward a number of goals such as improving clinical care, meeting the government's meaningful use requirements, and enhancing community health through participation in a growing Texas Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO). "Like all other providers, we want to improve care and at the same time meet the government's requirements for the incentive...

2011-03-07 08:00:00

HOUSTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastland Memorial Hospital is planning to quickly meet the federal government's electronic health record (EHR) meaningful use requirements by implementing Prognosis ChartAccess® Comprehensive EHR -- and participating in a quickly-expanding Texas Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO).

2011-02-28 15:35:47

A small difference in DNA sequence predicts the degree of disability after a stroke.

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