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March 31, 2015

Collaboration is Key with Remote Hosting


By: Cerner

We are proud that our clients have ranked Cerner Best in KLAS for remote hosting for the sixth consecutive year. To better understand the offering and our clients’ experiences, we sat down with Bart Rowe, Assistant Vice President of Information Services Clinical Applications at MedStar Health.... Read full story


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March 25, 2015

Does EEOC Wellness Program Litigation Concern You?


By: Frank Jakka, Sr. Practice Manager

With the recent legislation around employer wellness programs, we’d like to review a few best practices to help employers stay in compliance with the U.S. Equal Employement Opportunity Commission (EEOC).... Read full story


Category: Wellness

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March 24, 2015

National Doctors’ Day Q&A: Physician Satisfaction through Innovation


By: Cerner

National Doctors’ Day is Monday, March 30, and while we celebrate the successes of our physicians who care for patients everyday in their communities, our physicians here at Cerner also have reason to celebrate. With continued innovation in many areas of care, we asked some of our physicians what being a doctor means to them and what Cerner innovations and activities they are most excited to see enhance the physician experience for our clients today.... Read full story


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March 20, 2015

Using Predictive Analytics to Reduce Suicide Risk


By: Cerner

America loses 22 veterans to suicide every day. Between 2007 and 2010, the number of deaths from veteran suicide in the U.S. increased by nearly 11%. Many veterans experience highly intrusive thoughts and extreme guilt about acts committed during times of war. These thoughts can often overpower the emotional coping capacities of veterans, thus leading to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With respect to Operations Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Enduring Freedom (OEF) veterans, PTSD has been found to be a risk factor for suicidal ideation.... Read full story


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March 20, 2015

GRAChIE Utilization Grew 638 Percent in 10 Months


By: Tara Cramer, GRAChIE Executive Director

Since going live 10 months ago, we have seen amazing success. The Georgia Regional Academic Community Health Information Exchange (GRAChIE) has just under a million patients throughout Georgia, from small towns to major cities. Right now, we are live in 11 health care organizations throughout the state.... Read full story


Category: Interoperability

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March 20, 2015

Virginia Mason Sees Major Success with its Patient Portal


By: Cerner

Virginia Mason Medical Center has one of the highest enrollment rates for Cerner’s HealtheLife patient engagement solution, with 67 percent of patients having claimed their portal invites. Virginia Mason launched the Cerner solution HealtheLife in 2012 as part of its mission to deliver the highest quality online services and information to every user when they need it.... Read full story


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March 12, 2015

Heart Disease Management Powered by the EHR


By: Keith Devine, Senior Strategist for Cardiology

Cardiovascular diseases are chronic conditions that, once diagnosed, must be managed and treated for the rest of a person’s life. A patient’s health care journey will encompass labs, medications, imaging and other care processes to manage the disease throughout their life.... Read full story


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March 11, 2015

The 5 reasons ICD-10 is more than technology


By: Sam Grefrath, Practice Manager, Regulatory Compliance Practice

On Oct. 1, 2015, all health care organizations covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA) are required to be ICD-10 compliant. As we prepare our clients for this transition, I wanted to share deeper insights into our mock cutover events, client preparation and best practices around the new codes through a series of blogs. As the Practice Manager of Cerner’s Regulatory Compliance Practice, I work closely with our clients to ensure they are comfortable and ready for Oct. 1. Each month I will share a blog about the transition to ICD-10 and its significance in the health care industry.... Read full story


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March 10, 2015

Improving Our CAUTI rate within the EHR


By: Cerner

Clinicians at University of Missouri Health Care are using the electronic health record (EHR) to reduce the most common type of hospital-acquired infection. Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) are attributed to 30-40% of all health care acquired infections. We spoke with Eileen Phillips, RN, MSN, CIC, to learn how the CAUTI improvement project was developed at MU Health Care. She led the MU Health Care team to implement the new nurse-driven protocol.... Read full story


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February 23, 2015

The Value of the CommonWell Health Alliance™


By: Cerner

On March 4, 2013, the CommonWell Health Alliance™ was created to support universal, trusted access to health care data through seamless interoperability. We joined this industry-wide alliance to create a nationwide infrastructure that will enable better, more cost-effective care for patients.... Read full story


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