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September 18, 2013

Digitizing health care around the world


By: Cerner Corporation

As the digitization of health care in the United States continues to move forward, it's informative to look at other health care digitization efforts around the world.... Read full story


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Tags: CHC13, NHS


September 12, 2013

Device integration drives patient satisfaction, increased productivity


By: Helen Thompson, VP and CIO, NCH Healthcare System

Medical devices are a critical part of the clinical workflow - especially in an acute care setting. The integration of these devices into the EHR is the next real frontier for all of us in health care IT.... Read full story


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September 10, 2013

The story of a life-saving e-visit


By: Cerner Corporation

Now more than ever, technology is empowering individuals to take a more active role in both their health and care. Smartphone apps track our eating habits, while pedometers track everything from the number of steps we take to the quality of our sleep. One health IT-specific example of this empowerment is the member (patient) portal.... Read full story


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August 20, 2013

The coach every physician — and CIO — needs


By: Helen Thompson, VP and CIO, NCH Healthcare System

Meaningful Use, ICD-10, increased security, ACOs, big data and other similar challenges just keep coming. And yet, in my opinion, our most significant challenge remains physician engagement and adoption.... Read full story


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July 23, 2013

NCH Healthcare: Enhancing the patient experience in southern Florida


By: Cerner Corporation

NCH Healthcare System has evolved over the last 50 years, becoming one of the most progressive health care systems in the country with more than 550 physicians and employing more than 3,410 people. The organization embraces new technology and evidence-based medicine.... Read full story


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July 12, 2013

Developing an effective 30-day hospital readmission risk prediction model


By: Bharat Sutariya, MD, vice president, Cerner and Rishi Sikka, MD, vice president, Advocate Health Care

Curbing the frequency of (and costs associated with) a patient’s readmission to a hospital within 30 days of discharge is an essential step in enhancing the quality of care provided in any health care system. Hospitals are increasingly being held accountable for care delivered through new payment models, with incentives for improving discharge planning and transitions of care to mitigate preventable readmissions.... Read full story


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July 02, 2013

APACHE Outcomes in action


By: Cerner Corporation

Earlier today, we announced findings of a study conducted by our own Dr. Andrew Kramer, along with Dr. Thomas Higgins with Baystate Medical Center and Dr. Jack Zimmerman of George Washington University, that examined the accuracy of ICU evaluations based on patient outcomes.... Read full story


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June 25, 2013

Carolinas HealthCare System encourages teammates to LiveWELL


By: Cerner Corporation

Recently, the National Business Group on Health announced the winners of the Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles AwardsJoining Cerner in receiving Platinum recognition, for the second year in a row, is one of our clients, Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS). We spoke with Lucy Dean, assistant vice president of Carolinas Healthcare System’s teammate wellness program, about what challenges CHS was able to overcome to achieve national recognition.... Read full story


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May 15, 2013

The winner of our #NursesWeek contest is...


By: Cerner Corporation

THANK YOU to all of our amazing entries for the Nurses Week contest. We are honored to get to work with such inspiring nurses and organizations each and every day. More than 20 Cerner clients from around the world submitted a testimonial on how they are using technology to deliver quality and innovative patient care. More than 1,600 people voted for their favorite entry.... Read full story


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May 14, 2013

Creating a new model for health care resource management


By: Beth Pickard, general manager, Cerner Clairvia

This month, Nursing Administration Quarterly covered the implementation of Cerner Clairvia for workforce and operations and the new business processes resulting in over nine million dollars in cost savings over a two year period within the Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) health system.... Read full story


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Rating: 5/5

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