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June 03, 2014

Somerset Medical Center shares Meaningful Use Stage 2 advice

By: Cerner Corporation

Recently, Somerset Medical Center, a long-time Cerner partner, announced it was one of the first hospitals in the United States to attest to Meaningful Use Stage 2. In this Q&A, Dave Dyer, Somerset’s CIO and Vice President of IT Services, and Barbara Boelter, Somerset’s Assistant Vice President for ITS Operations, share their experience and advice for the benefit of other organizations.... Read full story

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May 14, 2014

Implementing Direct secure messaging

By: Cerner Corporation

Cerner has been a proud supporter of the Direct Project since its inception, so we're pleased to see it gaining ground as a way to securely transfer health information.... Read full story

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March 06, 2014

Using metadata tagging to share sensitive health information

By: Dan Levene, director, Cerner Behavioral Health

Cerner Behavioral Health’s Ultra-Sensitive Exchange solution for facilitating electronic communication of standard (HIPAA-level) and ultra-sensitive protected health information between behavioral health/substance abuse treatment facilities and the wider medical community was recently featured in an article in Modern Healthcare.... Read full story

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November 18, 2013

What's this Blue Button thing?

By: Greg Meyer, director, Distinguished Engineer, Cerner

So what is Blue Button? Since its inception in 2010, the term Blue Button has become overloaded and, to some extent, ambiguous. But no matter which definition you use, the underlying theme has always been the same: enabling consumers to have access to their personal health data. So follow me as I break Blue Button down into tangible and meaningful entities.... Read full story

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October 02, 2013

CHC 2013: Q & A with Dr. Brian Yeaman

By: Cerner Corporation

Dr. Brian Yeaman is a primary care physician and CMIO. During Sunday’s opening General Session, Dr. Yeaman will share how Oklahoma City-area hospitals have reduced readmissions and emergency department visits through SMRTNet, Oklahoma’s state-wide health information exchange.... Read full story

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June 27, 2013

Cerner supports Blue Button + to engage individuals for better health

By: Andy Heeren, director, Cerner

I’m pleased to say that Cerner is announcing its support of and participation in Blue Button Plus + (formerly known as the Automate Blue Button Plus Initiative or ABBI), a voluntary group of personal health service providers that are working together to accelerate patient engagement in support of better health.... Read full story

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June 11, 2013

Meaningful collaboration in the health IT industry

By: Meg Marshall, director, Cerner

The health IT industry faces an interesting period in time as we consider that digitizing processes is really just the first step in improving the quality of health care, increasing efficiencies, enhancing patient safety and reducing overall health care costs. For example, we’re moving toward intelligent, personalized health management systems that work to keep you healthy, rather than simply care for you when you are sick.... Read full story

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