Clinical Informatics

‘One size fits all’ clinical decision support systems not effective in reducing antibiotic prescriptions | 9/11/2020

Biotechnological production of a natural antibiotic The study, published in Applied Clinical Informatics , looked at three pediatric EDs to determine how the unique setting of the ED influences this pattern, and how Clinical Decision Support (CDS) systems can complement professional judgment in the ED setting and potentially reduce unnecessary antibiotic use. “The ED is unique. Several factors are at play - clinical judgment, provider fatigue, the busyness of the ED, workflow …

Postdoctoral Research Fellow | 9/11/2020

University of Michigan, Biomedical and Clinical Informatics Lab, Department of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics Position ID: Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, United States [ map ] Subject Areas: Job Summary The Biomedical and Clinical Informatics Lab has an immediate opening for a postdoctoral research fellow. Our laboratory specializes in designing computer-aided decision support systems for clinical applications, as well as developing novel signal/image processing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence (AI) techniques …

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Remembering 9/11 | 9/11/2020

… love Dirk so much. Today, he shared on Facebook that we should rename this day “Never-Let-Hate-Grow Day.” Dirk is the epitome of someone who lives this every day. If you’re into clinical informatics and health IT, be sure to check out Dirk Stanley’s CMIO Perspective blog . He just passed 500,000 hits and deserves a few million more. On social media, everyone seems to be sharing where they …

Elsevier launches cloud-based patient education platform PatientPass™ in the US | PR Newswire | 9/10/2020

… improving patient experience and outcomes. “PatientPass gives us the ability to have an enterprise solution that stretches across the full journey of care within our health system,” said Craig Lindsey , Vice President and Chief Clinical Informatics Officer at AdventHealth, a connected system of care for every stage of life and health, with nearly 50 hospital campuses and hundreds of care sites in diverse markets throughout almost a dozen states. “It …

How to reach a fully integrated production environment by transforming labs | 9/9/2020

Business Development Clinical Informatics Manufacturing Market Access Medical Devices and Diagnostics Pre-Clinical (Discovery and Development) Regulatory/Legal How to reach a fully integrated production environment by transforming labs An analysis of effective data strategies to enhance automation in the lab, with the goal of understanding how to foster a lab-of-the-future environment that ensures data quality Download Your Copy We respect your privacy, by clicking “Download Your …

Epic Systems records help find COVID-19 answers company is sharing online | 9/8/2020

… COVID-19, was accelerated by the pandemic. “Things are unfolding very quickly, and getting those learnings into the hands of the appropriate people is really important,” said Dr. Chris Mast, Epic’s vice president of clinical informatics . David Wahlberg Wisconsin State Journal Epic, which has more than 10,000 employees and had $3.2 billion in revenue last year, provides electronic medical records to nearly a third of U.S. hospitals, including many large …

PREMIER VOICES #14: Setting a Real-World Strategy in an Evolving Clinical Research Environment | 9/8/2020

By Stacy Weil and Nach Davé September 8, 2020 Featured Guests Stacy Weil Senior Vice President, Clinical Informatics Stacy Weil translates Premier Research’s strategy into actionable data initiatives that enable internal and external customers to achieve the highest level of performance and success. Prior to joining Premier Research, Ms. Weil was Vice President of Clinical Data Operations at PatientiP and held prior roles in leadership in the process improvement, data …

Industry Voices—How COVID-19 accelerated interoperable healthcare technology | FierceHealthcare | 9/8/2020

… to inform public health agencies of COVID-19 diagnoses via electronic case reporting. The innovation of this tool has been welcomed news to both providers and public health officials nationwide. As Steven Lane, M.D., clinical informatics director, privacy, information security and interoperability for Sutter Health, recently explained , “COVID-19 has shone a bright light on our need to maximize the use of standards-based interoperability tools.” As of Sept. 23 …

Signal-to-Noise, Provider Communication, and Provider Education | 9/8/2020

Friday, January 3, 2020 Signal-to-Noise, Provider Communication, and Provider Education Hi fellow CMIOs, CNIOs, Clinical Informatics , HealthIT friends, (and other Clinical Jedi!), Happy 2020! May this year bring us all peace, happiness, and good clinical workflows . Speaking of good clinical workflows, thought I’d introduce today’s piece by sharing some recent HealthIT Tweets - One I was connected with on January 1st came from the great Janae Sharp ( @CoherenceMed ), via …

The Time Is Now: How the Industry Has Created a “Sweet Spot” for EPCS | 9/7/2020

The Time Is Now: How the Industry Has Created a “Sweet Spot” for EPCS 09/07/2020 By Kate Gamble Leave a Comment Dick Taylor, MD, Chief Clinical Informatics Officer, BJC Healthcare When workflow challenges are being discussed, the vast majority of time it’s in reference to clinicians, and for good reason — anything that’s introduced into the care process should be helping, not hindering those who provide it. But what about those …

Epic Systems probes COVID-19 data, starts online journal | 9/7/2020

… COVID-19, was accelerated by the pandemic. “Things are unfolding very quickly, and getting those learnings into the hands of the appropriate people is really important,” said Dr. Chris Mast, Epic’s vice president of clinical informatics . David Wahlberg Wisconsin State Journal Epic, which has more than 10,000 employees and had $3.2 billion in revenue last year, provides electronic medical records to nearly a third of U.S. hospitals, including many large …

Stanford Medicine to Offer Masters in Clinical Information Management | News center | 9/4/2020

… professionals in medicine, information technology and related fields with business and digital skills to improve the quality and reduce costs of healthcare. The first class of students in the Master of Science program in Clinical Informatics Management, or MCiM, will begin their studies in June 2021. They will learn core business and technology skills and explore the operational, clinical and ethical implications of digital innovations in environmental health of care …

(USA-NY-Melville) Senior Director, Chief Medical Information Officer (Remote) | 9/4/2020

… CMIO will connect with clinical community to ensure that clinician information needs are understood and being met. This individual will have executive responsibility for physician engagement, adoption, standardization and optimization of clinical systems and clinical informatics and all systems used by the clinician community including systems for billing, scheduling, quality reporting, etc. In conjunction with the CIO, the CMIO will formulate governance, address strategic goals and identify opportunities for enhanced …

Stanford Medicine to offer master’s degree in clinical informatics management | News Center | Stanford Medicine | 9/3/2020

… in medicine, information technology and related fields with business and digital expertise to improve the quality and lower the costs of health care. The first class of students in the Master of Science in Clinical Informatics Management program, or MCiM, will begin their studies in June 2021. They will learn core business and technology skills and explore the operational, clinical and ethical implications of digital innovations in the health care …

Integrating and Evaluating the Data Quality and Utility of Smart Pump Information in Detecting Medication Administration Errors: Evaluation Study | 9/2/2020

Background: At present, electronic health records (EHRs) are the central focus of clinical informatics given their role as the primary source of clinical data. Despite their granularity, the EHR data heavily rely on manual input and are prone to human errors. Many other sources of data exist in the clinical setting, including digital medical devices such as smart infusion pumps. When incorporated with prescribing data from EHRs, smart pump records …

What is veterinary clinical informatics, and why does it matter? | 9/2/2020

… and advocacy. AVI’s mission is to guide and transform the veterinary profession in understanding, using, and extending the practice of informatics. Click here to learn more. For us at the Association for Veterinary Informatics , clinical informatics pulls together aspects of data collection, storage, retrieval, analysis, and implementation to improve patient care and safety, ultimately leading to better outcomes. Veterinary clinical informatics blends information technology, communications, social and behavioral science, and …

COVID-19 Triggers ePrescribing, Direct Messaging Increase | EHR Intelligence | 9/2/2020

… As one of the original eCR pilots, we were able to go live in about three days and hope to advance eCR as a nationwide approach to case reporting,” Steven Lane, MD, director of Clinical Informatics , Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health. The integration of these platforms has helped prescribers and pharmacists streamline prior authorization, manage drug shortages, support patients over telehealth platforms, and process prior authorizations. Tagged …

CityMD Expands to Ocean County with Acquisition of Urgent Care Now | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… locations across Ocean County . Along with Dr. Kulin, 28 health care providers will be joining the CityMD team. Effective immediately, Dr. John Kulin will transition his role of CEO to CityMD’s Medical Director of Clinical Informatics . “My colleagues and I are eager to help CityMD achieve their expansion goals while staying committed to the patients we have been serving for over 15 years,” says Dr. Kulin. He adds, “I look …

Parks Associates: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, Blue Shield of California, Care Planning Institute, Cox Communications, People Power, and UnitedHealthcare to Address Consumer Healthcare Trends at Connected Health Summit | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… and humanitarian crisis,” by Angie Kalousek Ebrahimi , Executive Director, Mind-Body Medicine, Blue Shield of California “Transforming Healthcare with New Models to Connect Patients, Families and Providers,” by Yuri Quintana , PhD , Chief, Division of Clinical Informatics , Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Parks Associates research finds COVID-19 is forcing seniors into new routines with smart home and healthcare technologies, which may result …

Real Time Medical Systems Announces Infection Control and Antibiotic Stewardship Surveillance Solution for Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… and Influenza, among patient populations within or across all facilities – in real-time. “Once again Real Time has made my life easier by offering information at the click of a button,” states Rob Brown , Clinical Informatics with Sterling Senior Care . “Being able to track and manage antibiotics, infection rates, and the providers who have prescribed these antibiotics will help in our goal for Antibiotic Stewardship. The new Infection Control and …

Virtualizing clinical trials to bring trials closer to patients | 9/1/2020

Business Development Clinical Informatics Manufacturing Market Access Medical Devices and Diagnostics Pre-Clinical (Discovery and Development) Regulatory/Legal Virtualizing clinical trials to bring trials closer to patients Explore how emerging trends in clinical trial investigations are bringing patients closer to medicine making them more patient-centric Download Your Copy We respect your privacy, by clicking “Download Your Copy” you will receive our e-newsletter, including information on Podcasts, Webinars, event …

2020 SHIEC Recap: Week Two | 8/31/2020

… the use of ML and AI for questions that have a greater severity weight, such as clinical diagnostics or treatment recommendations. HIE Data Supporting Quality Measurement Date: Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Presenters: Preetinder Bassi, Clinical Informatics Manager, New York eHealth Collaborative Justin Elliott, Senior Consultant, NYSTEC Daniel Porreca, Executive Director, HEALTHeLINK Wendy Talbot, Assistant Vice President – Measure Collection and Audit National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Overview: Presenters from New …

Forest City Diagnostic Imaging Expands Its Patient Care Team in Rockford, Illinois! | Business Wire | 8/31/2020

… of Radiology. Introducing Radiologist Dr. Vikram Sobti MD, MBA. Dr. Sobti is a board-certified Radiologist with advanced training in Cancer/Abdominal Imaging, Neuro and Spine Radiology, with an emphasis on Management/Strategy and Clinical Informatics . He has extensive participation in hospital administration strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting and IT implementation. He is the Executive Vice President and Medical Director of Multus Medical, a 3D imaging and artificial intelligence healthcare company …

Data and Reporting Engineer - Telecommute - UnitedHealth Group - Minneapolis, MN | 8/28/2020

… The role involves some project management, some requirements gathering, and a whole lot of data analysis and working with clinical data from a variety of different sources. The candidate will work with customers, developers, clinical informatics specialists and DBAs to build databases from a number of different source systems. Positions in this function use advanced statistical and inferential analysis programs to provide specialized data analysis. Organizes sorts and filters data …

Clinical Informatics Startup Ovation.io Launches Pooled Testing to Bolster COVID-19 Offering and Support Return to Campus and Return to Work Initiatives | 8/28/2020

… guidance, pooled testing is optimized to screen predominantly negative asymptomatic populations, including students returning to a campus, where the number of positive test results is expected to be low. About Ovation Ovation.io is a clinical informatics company providing operations software and data tools for the advancement of precision medicine. Ovation’s products make it easier for labs to bring innovative tests to the patients and providers that need them. Since its …

Telehealth

Parks Associates: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, Blue Shield of California, Care Planning Institute, Cox Communications, People Power, and UnitedHealthcare to Address Consumer Healthcare Trends at Connected Health Summit | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… device makers, and service providers to address emerging opportunities to serve consumers at home with new technology solutions. Parks Associates: Telehealth Service Users, by Demographics Connected Health Summit The executive conference, sponsored by Alarm.com, athenahealth … Families and Providers,” by Yuri Quintana , PhD , Chief, Division of Clinical Informatics, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Parks Associates research finds COVID-19 is forcing seniors into …

Medicare

Real Time Medical Systems Announces Infection Control and Antibiotic Stewardship Surveillance Solution for Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… again Real Time has made my life easier by offering information at the click of a button,” states Rob Brown , Clinical Informatics with Sterling Senior Care . “Being able to track and manage antibiotics, infection rates … an easy to use data format.” While the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) resumes onsite surveys, Real Time has launched the new solution to its 1,000+ customers nationwide, at no additional cost, to support their …

Medicaid

Real Time Medical Systems Announces Infection Control and Antibiotic Stewardship Surveillance Solution for Nursing Facilities | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… again Real Time has made my life easier by offering information at the click of a button,” states Rob Brown , Clinical Informatics with Sterling Senior Care . “Being able to track and manage antibiotics, infection rates … easy to use data format.” While the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) resumes onsite surveys, Real Time has launched the new solution to its 1,000+ customers nationwide, at no additional cost, to support their efforts …

Diagnostic Imaging

Forest City Diagnostic Imaging Expands Its Patient Care Team in Rockford, Illinois! | Business Wire | 8/31/2020

ROCKFORD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug 31, 2020– Forest City Diagnostic Imaging, LLC (FCDI), northern Illinois’ largest independent diagnostic imaging center, is announcing two incredible additions to the FCDI patient care team, Radiologists Dr. David F … and Spine Radiology, with an emphasis on Management/Strategy and Clinical Informatics. He has extensive participation in hospital administration strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting and IT implementation. He is the Executive Vice President and Medical Director …

NIH

Phrase Health Awarded NIH Grant To Align Electronic Health Record Data With Quality Outcomes | PRWeb | 8/4/2020

Phrase Health Awarded NIH Grant To Align Electronic Health Record Data With Quality Outcomes Share Article The new quality improvement dashboard will facilitate continuous improvement for any healthcare stakeholder interested in pursuing quality or safety … Tobias, Phrase Health’s CEO and a physician board certified in Clinical Informatics and Emergency Medicine. The proposed research entails an iterative design process with user testing and evaluation. Early user research has yielded promising results …

Clinical Data

Award Winning Firm J P Systems, Inc. Supports Veterans Health Administration (VHA) to Define COVID-19 Clinical Workflows | PR Newswire | 7/22/2020

… growing woman owned firms for 2020 by the Women Presidents’ Organization JP Systems, Inc. President and Founder, Jackie Mulrooney VA’s Clinical Informatics and Data Management Office, CIDMO, in collaboration with the Emergency Management Coordination Cell … office. They provide both technical and stakeholder support for improving clinical data quality. They specialize in enterprise Health IT technology consulting including Clinical Terminologies, Informatics, Data Standards for information exchange and Business Architecture. In 2019 …

COVID-19

Award Winning Firm J P Systems, Inc. Supports Veterans Health Administration (VHA) to Define COVID-19 Clinical Workflows | PR Newswire | 7/22/2020

COVID-19 patient care. Continue Reading J P Systems Inc. named one of the top 50 fastest growing woman owned firms for 2020 by the Women Presidents’ Organization JP Systems, Inc. President and Founder, Jackie Mulrooney VA’s Clinical Informatics and Data Management Office, CIDMO, in collaboration with the Emergency Management Coordination Cell (EMCC) and VHA health practitioners, have developed ten baseline COVID-19 clinical workflows. These workflows were created to …

EHR Usability

Vanderbilt Launches Program to Mitigate EHR Alerts, Clinician Burnout | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

… already reduced the weekly average of EHR alerts by 10 percent, reducing clinician burnout at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center (VCLIC) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) joined forces to launch the … been a problem for clinicians who are already struggling with EHR usability overload. Low-value EHR alerts can hurt patient care and contribute to physician burnout. Dig Deeper CPOE Systems, CDS Tools Negatively Impacting EHR …

CDC

Electronic Case Reporting Promotes Interoperability During COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

… of data from The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL), the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), and the CDC each play a role in facilitating eCR. Specifically, they work with providers in reporting … has been a big rush,” Steven Lane, MD, director of Clinical Informatics, Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health, said in an interview with EHRIntelligence . “The agencies say they want to follow HIV cases and …

Community Health

HHS Taps Fenway Health as Pilot Site for Precision Medicine Project | HIT Consultant | 7/14/2020

… patients in order to provide more individualized care that reflects patients’ needs. Fenway Health , a Boston, MA-based Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQCHC) dedicated to making enhancing the wellbeing of the LGBTQIA+ community, people … ONC), in partnership with Audacious Inquiry , the University of Washington’s Clinical Informatics Research Group and athenahealth , the project aims to develop standards for the collection of social determinants of health data (unmet needs in areas …

Precision Medicine

HHS Taps Fenway Health as Pilot Site for Precision Medicine Project | HIT Consultant | 7/14/2020

… What You Should Know: – Fenway Health has been selected as the pilot site to participate in the Advancing Standards for Precision Medicine (ASPM) project. – The ASPM project is focused on how healthcare providers can systematically … ONC), in partnership with Audacious Inquiry , the University of Washington’s Clinical Informatics Research Group and athenahealth , the project aims to develop standards for the collection of social determinants of health data (unmet needs in areas …

HIPAA

Surescripts Clinical Direct Messaging Emerges as Critical Tool Bridging the Digital Gap Between Healthcare Providers and Public Health Agencies for Electronic Case Reporting of COVID-19 | Business Wire | 7/14/2020

… a bright light on our need to maximize the use of standards-based interoperability tools,” said Steven Lane, M.D., M.P.H, Clinical Informatics Director, Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health. “It’s important to provide critical … Messaging connects clinicians, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals with secure, HIPAA-compliant exchange of protected health information. Hundreds of thousands of users rely on Clinical Direct Messaging to improve transitions of care, send immunization notifications …

Digital Health

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

Clinical Informatics Lead , UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; and Susan Stiles , MHA, MBA, FACHE , Executive, Oncology Business Unit , Cerner Corporation. “Today, it takes an extraordinary effort for patients to access their records at multiple facilities in order to share it so it is correlative with other patients and relevant for research,” explained Ahlstrom. “Our current process and lack of data makes it difficult for patients to make life and …

Electronic Medical Record

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

… Coordinator for Health Information Technology , Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) spoke about increasing the use of electronic medical records. “The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s 21 st … MPH , Urologist , UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Clinical Informatics Lead , UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; and Susan Stiles , MHA, MBA, FACHE , Executive, Oncology Business Unit , Cerner Corporation. “Today, it takes an …

Food and Drug Administration

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

… MI) , who discussed their plans for Cures 2.0. Amy Abernethy , MD, PhD, Principal Deputy Commissioner of Food and Drugs , The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) held a fireside chat on clinical trials, data, and how … MPH , Urologist , UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Clinical Informatics Lead , UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; and Susan Stiles , MHA, MBA, FACHE , Executive, Oncology Business Unit , Cerner Corporation. “Today, it takes an …

Health Management

GNS Healthcare Welcomes Earl Steinberg as Chief of Health Plan Division | PR Newswire | 4/14/2020

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. GNS Healthcare (GNS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Earl Steinberg, a nationally recognized expert in population health management, data analytics, and clinical informatics, has joined the company’s leadership team as a consultant to advance the company’s health plan offerings and drive clinical analytics efforts across GNS, particularly within biopharma market-access and value-based drug collaborations between biopharma and payers. “We are excited to have Earl join …

Readmissions

Telehealth to the Rescue: Telehealth May Reduce Physician Burnout While Increasing Job Satisfaction | PR Newswire | 3/20/2020

… This allows physicians to make informed care decisions without feeling pressured to move on to the next patient immediately. Reduced Readmissions: Hospitals reported 14% lower readmission rates after implementing telehealth services. 3 Lower readmission rates … among Heart Failure Patients Receiving Skilled Home Health Services.” Applied Clinical Informatics , 20 Apr. 2016 , https://bit.ly/3diCHw8 . About Certintell Founded in 2014, Certintell is a rapidly growing care management company that enables safety-net …

American Telemedicine Association

Telehealth to the Rescue: Telehealth May Reduce Physician Burnout While Increasing Job Satisfaction | PR Newswire | 3/20/2020

American Telemedicine Association , U.S. National Library of Medicine, 8 Feb. 2019 , https://bit.ly/2xaryNq . 3 O’Connor, Melissa, et al. “Using Telehealth to Reduce All-Cause 30-Day Hospital Readmissions among Heart Failure Patients Receiving Skilled Home Health Services.” Applied Clinical Informatics , 20 Apr. 2016 , https://bit.ly/3diCHw8 . About Certintell Founded in 2014, Certintell is a rapidly growing care management company that enables safety-net providers to make a lasting impact …

Clinical Analytics

Applying Data Analytics and a Decentralized Trial Platform for More Efficient Patient-Centric Trials, Upcoming Webinar Hosted by Xtalks | PRWeb | 2/3/2020

… may also face a shortage of qualified patients to study. On Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 11:00am CST/China (12:00pm JST/Japan, 12:00pm KST/Korea), join Covance’s Michelle Jones, MSc, Senior Director of Clinical Informatics and Bireshwar Saha, M.Pharm, Senior Director and Global Head of Clinical Programming & Analytics in a live webinar to learn what sponsors can do to optimize their trials. The webinar will focus on the use of …

Population Health

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts | Healthcare IT News | 12/17/2019

… trends seem to be in relation to big data analytics and new ways of enabling citizen access to health data. Population health remains a strong theme for 2020, and equally a recognition in the use … to the individual and to populations. Tamara Sunbul, medical director, clinical informatics, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare The digital health space in 2020 will bring new technologies to the market, as well as operationalise and disseminate …

Clinical Research

December 13, 2019: EMBED Update: Challenges and Solutions (Edward Melnick, MD, Gail D’Onofrio, MD) | 12/17/2019

EMBED Update: Challenges and Solutions Keywords Embedded clinical research; Buprenorphine; EMBED; Opioid use disorder; Emergency department; Electronic health record; Clinical decision support tool; User-centered design; Clinical informatics Slides Key Points Evidence shows that buprenorphine (BUP) treatment for patients with opioid use disorder (OUD) can safely and effectively be initiated from the emergency department (ED). As yet, BUP is rarely initiated as a part of routine ED care. Clinical decision …

Remote Monitoring

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts | Healthcare IT News | 12/17/2019

… bring exciting conversations and developments in relation to personal connected health, especially around health and wellness, mobile phone applications and remote monitoring services. There are still a lot of challenges ahead, not just from a … to the individual and to populations. Tamara Sunbul, medical director, clinical informatics, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare The digital health space in 2020 will bring new technologies to the market, as well as operationalise and disseminate …

Advanced Analytics

EHRs in 2019: Still a source of frustration, but getting better bit by bit | Healthcare IT News | 12/13/2019

… are. The basic blocking and tackling of electronic health record implementation now behind them, they’ve pivoted toward a future of advanced analytics, population health, telemedicine, connected devices and artificial intelligence. Nonetheless, EHRs are still here … technology every day. A study published in the Journal of Clinical Informatics this spring from KLAS’ Arch Collaborative polled more than 72,000 clinicians at more than 150 hospitals and health systems nationwide about their EHR …

Health Informatics

Assistant Professor (Ladder Rank) Chancellor’s Joint Initiative: Biomedical Informatics/Data Sciences | Nature | 12/4/2019

… Clinical informatics • Biomedical data modeling and ontologies • Biomedical natural language processing and information retrieval • Human computer interaction and usability • Global health informatics • Translational bioinformatics DBMI is currently involved in several ambitious initiatives. Our team is creating privacy-preserving networks to share research data and techniques to perform distributed analytics to enable comparative effectiveness research. We are also developing infrastructure to allow researchers to find available biomedical data, working with collaborators …

American Medical Association

EHR Gets an F Fom Physicians | Managed Care Magazine | 11/20/2019

… American Medical Association, found that physicians spend one to two hours on EHR and other desk work for every hour spent with patients, and an additional one to two hours daily of personal time on EHR-related activities. Edward R. Melnick, lead author and assistant professor of emergency medicine and director of the Clinical Informatics Fellowship at Yale, said EHR’s structured data entry requires physicians to check boxes used for …

Cerner

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/13/2020

Four of the top vendors hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings … application analyst 4. Northeast Georgia Health System (Gainesville): Seeks a clinical informatics analyst Meditech 1. Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.): Seeks an application analyst 2. Loretto Hospital (Chicago): Seeks an application analyst 3. DCH Health System …

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

Four of the top vendors hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings … systems analyst Cerner 1. Northbay Healthcare (Fairfield, Calif.): Seeks a clinical informatics director 2. Marian Regional Medical Center (Santa Maria, Calif.): Seeks a lab data analyst 3. Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.): Seeks a clinical systems …

Conversa Health

Northwell, UCSF, UNC using chatbot and related tech to manage COVID-19 patients | Healthcare IT News | 4/1/2020

… 01:15 PM Examples of the chatbot technology in action at UCSF Health and Northwell Health. Last month, chatbot technology vendor Conversa Health launched Coronavirus Health Chats, which expands virtual care to help people assess risk … provider’s virtual care strategy, said Dr. Aaron Neinstein, director of clinical informatics at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “As coronavirus spreads, we have an immediate mandate to screen our employees daily and to …

Top health systems use Conversa to handle coronavirus capacity crisis | PR Newswire | 3/22/2020

PORTLAND, Ore. , March 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Conversa Health launched Coronavirus Health Chats last week , expanding virtual care to help people assess risk, stay safe, check symptoms, and triage to local testing and care resources. As … into contact with patients,” stated Aaron Neinstein , MD, Director of Clinical Informatics, UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “In just a few days, Conversa enabled us to develop and deploy an Employee Health Daily Digital …

Allscripts

CommonWell Health appoints new executive director: 5 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/11/2019

clinical informatics and interoperability. 3. Most recently, Mr. Wilder served as vice president of strategy and business development of Philips’ interoperability solutions. 4. He also filled various leadership positions, including chief innovation officer and vice president of product management, at the New York eHealth Collaborative, one of the largest health information exchange networks in the U.S. 5. CommonWell was founded in 2013 by several IT vendors, including Allscripts, Cerner and …

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/6/2019

… Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings seeking EHR and IT expertise during the past two weeks: Editor’s note: This is not an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job seeker websites. Allscripts 1. Sheppard Pratt Health System (Baltimore): Seeks a clinical systems analyst. 2. MaineGeneral Health (August): Seeks a clinical informatics program supervisor. 3. Saint Anne’s …

MEDITECH

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/6/2019

… Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings seeking EHR and IT expertise during the past two weeks: Editor’s note: This is not an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job seeker websites. Allscripts 1. Sheppard Pratt Health System (Baltimore): Seeks a clinical systems analyst. 2. MaineGeneral Health (August): Seeks a clinical informatics program supervisor. 3. Saint Anne’s Hospital (Fall River, Mass …

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/23/2019

… Four of the top vendors hospitals use to participate in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program are Allscripts, Cerner, Epic and Meditech, according to 2018 ONC data . Sixteen hospitals and health systems that posted job listings … 1. Children’s National Medical Center (Washington, D.C.) Seeks a pharmacy clinical informatics analyst. 2. Broward Health (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.): Seeks a senior clinical systems analyst. 3. Oaklawn Hospital (Marshall, Mich.): Seeks a revenue cycle systems …

Optum

Why patient engagement will be a highlight of HLTH | MedCity News | 9/9/2019

… will spotlight executives from different segments of healthcare such as Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Geisinger, Google, Cambia Health Solutions, Anthem, Optum, Philips, and CVS Health. The diversity of companies represented at the event reflects an … Philips Healthcare, Informatics Solutions and Services, overseeing digital health and clinical informatics. From 2016, Jeroen led the company’s Connected Care and Informatics businesses. Roberta Schwartz is the Chief Innovation Officer with Houston Methodist Hospital , one …

Director - Clinical Informatics - Raleigh, NC - UnitedHealth Group - Raleigh, NC | 4/14/2019

… Director of Clinical Content for EHR Embedded Apps with Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Capabilities for our product strategy group at Optum Tech. Working with the Sr. Director of Clinical Technology he / she will maintain a … a rapidly evolving content platform. Required Qualifications: Master’s degree in Clinical Informatics, Healthcare, or related clinical discipline 5 + years demonstrated exceptional performance in Clinical Content Management of Clinical Decision Support platforms with experience building and …

eClinicalWorks

Clinical Informatics Market to Reach $ 33.31 Billion by 2023:Top Players: Cerner Corp, Allscripts, Cardinal Health, Meditech, eClinicalWorks | 7/11/2019

… in 2017, contributing to 39% of the market revenue. The growth of the diagnostics segment has primarily been driven by increasing popularity of non-invasive procedures, advanced visualization systems, and technological improvements in clinical informatics products. It is expected to witness the highest CAGR (18.41%) among all the application segments during the forecasted period. In terms of growth potential, the diagnostics market will be followed by the patient monitoring segment …

+ 18% CAGR for Clinical Informatics Market : Outlook and in-Depth Analysis 2018-2023 by Top Players: Cerner Corp, Allscripts, Cardinal Health, Meditech, eClinicalWorks | 6/4/2019

RSS + 18% CAGR for Clinical Informatics Market : Outlook and in-Depth Analysis 2018-2023 by Top Players: Cerner Corp, Allscripts, Cardinal Health, Meditech, eClinicalWorks This Clinical Informatics Market report covers the size, share, trends, forecast, status of import and export, supply chain management, distribution channels, production volume, production capacity, product price, profit, sale and others elements. New York, NY – ( SBWIRE ) – 06/04/2019 – A recent market study on the Clinical Informatics market applies …

SPOK

New Spok Survey Reveals Most Clinicians Believe Technology and Workload are the Top Contributors to Clinician Burnout – Company Announcement - FT.com | Financial Times | 7/10/2019

… seeking help for symptoms of burnout is lack of institutional attention and resources SPRINGFIELD, Va. –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 10, 2019– Spok, Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings , Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK ) and a global … many other terms,” explains Teresa Niblett, RN-BC, director of clinical informatics at Peninsula Regional Medical Center and member of the Spok nursing advisory council. “The pursuit of the triple aim—improving care experiences, bettering …

New Spok Survey Reveals Most Clinicians Believe Technology and Workload are the Top Contributors to Clinician Burnout | Business Wire | 7/10/2019

SPRINGFIELD, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul 10, 2019– Spok, Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK) and a global leader in healthcare communications, announced new findings regarding clinician burnout. More than 470 … many other terms,” explains Teresa Niblett, RN-BC, director of clinical informatics at Peninsula Regional Medical Center and member of the Spok nursing advisory council. “The pursuit of the triple aim—improving care experiences, bettering …

Harvard Medical School

Parks Associates: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, Blue Shield of California, Care Planning Institute, Cox Communications, People Power, and UnitedHealthcare to Address Consumer Healthcare Trends at Connected Health Summit | PR Newswire | 9/1/2020

… Clinical Informatics, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , and Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Parks Associates research finds COVID-19 is forcing seniors into new routines with smart home and healthcare technologies, which may result in new willingness to use tech-based solutions. Fifty-four percent of seniors who used a video conferencing solution during COVID-19 did so for the first time. Additionally, use of telehealth services rose …

Cleveland Clinic

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/13/2020

… Cleveland Clinic: Seeks an EHR claims analyst 2. New Hanover Regional Medical Center (Wilmington, N.C.): Seeks an information systems diagnostic systems application analyst 3. Baylor, Scott & White Health (Dallas): Seeks an application analyst 4. Northeast Georgia Health System (Gainesville): Seeks a clinical informatics analyst Meditech 1. Prime Healthcare (Ontario, Calif.): Seeks an application analyst 2. Loretto Hospital (Chicago): Seeks an application analyst 3. DCH Health System (Tuscaloosa, Ala.): Seeks a …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Vanderbilt Launches Program to Mitigate EHR Alerts, Clinician Burnout | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

The program has already reduced the weekly average of EHR alerts by 10 percent, reducing clinician burnout at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center (VCLIC) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) joined forces to launch the Clickbusters program, which aims to reduce the number of EHR alerts and reduce clinician burnout at VUMC. Prior to the Clickbusters program, clinicians at VUMC were experiencing roughly 488,000 EHR alerts, or …

Sutter Health

Electronic Case Reporting Promotes Interoperability During COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

Sutter Health has implemented an electronic case reporting tool into its EHR to automate a previously burdensome process. At Sutter Health, a major health system headquartered in Northern California, public health reporting was once a … has been a big rush,” Steven Lane, MD, director of Clinical Informatics, Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health, said in an interview with EHRIntelligence . “The agencies say they want to follow HIV cases and …

Medical Center

Vanderbilt Launches Program to Mitigate EHR Alerts, Clinician Burnout | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

The program has already reduced the weekly average of EHR alerts by 10 percent, reducing clinician burnout at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center (VCLIC) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) joined forces to launch the Clickbusters program, which aims to reduce the number of EHR alerts and reduce clinician burnout at VUMC. Prior to the Clickbusters program, clinicians at VUMC were experiencing roughly 488,000 EHR alerts, or …

University Medical Center

Vanderbilt Launches Program to Mitigate EHR Alerts, Clinician Burnout | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

The program has already reduced the weekly average of EHR alerts by 10 percent, reducing clinician burnout at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center (VCLIC) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) joined forces to launch the Clickbusters program, which aims to reduce the number of EHR alerts and reduce clinician burnout at VUMC. Prior to the Clickbusters program, clinicians at VUMC were experiencing roughly 488,000 EHR alerts, or …

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville TN

VUMC’s ‘Clickbusters’ program targets EHR fatigue, reduces alerts by 10% | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/17/2020

Nashville, Tenn.-based Vanderbilt University Medical Center recently launched a program called ‘Clickbusters’ to reduce the number of automated alerts and reminders in the EHR, according to a July 16 news release. VUMC in April teamed up with the Vanderbilt Clinical Informatics Center and the medical center’s health IT department to develop the program, which alters when best practice advisories, or automated alerts and reminders, are sent out and for …

Regional Medical Center

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

clinical informatics director 2. Marian Regional Medical Center (Santa Maria, Calif.): Seeks a lab data analyst 3. Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.): Seeks a clinical systems applications analyst 4. Tennova Healthcare (Knoxville, Tenn.): Seeks an information systems analyst Epic 1. Hackensack (N.J.) Meridian Health: Seeks an applications analyst 2. MetroHealth System (Cleveland): Seeks a systems analyst 3. Trinity Health (Livonia, Mich.): Seeks an applications director 4. UCHealth (Aurora, Colo.): Seeks a …

Regional Hospital

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/1/2020

… 4. Alegent Creighton Clinic (Omaha, Neb.): Seeks a revenue cycle systems analyst Cerner 1. Northbay Healthcare (Fairfield, Calif.): Seeks a clinical informatics director 2. Marian Regional Medical Center (Santa Maria, Calif.): Seeks a lab data … Pa.): Seeks a revenue cycle data analyst 3. Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital (Saint Johnsbury): Seeks a data analyst 4. Doctors Hospital of Augusta (Ga.): Seeks a patient access manager More articles on EHRs …

UW Medicine

3 ways UW Medicine’s IT team would have responded differently to COVID-19 | 4/21/2020

University of Washington Medicine implemented various changes to its IT strategy after treating its first COVID-19 patient in late February, some of which the Seattle-based health system wishes it had done differently, according to a recent Applied Clinical Informatics report. UW Medicine’s information technology services team comprises 528 employees responsible for IT infrastructure and clinical applications across the enterprise. This team rolled out new technology capabilities to support …

Geisinger

GNS Healthcare Welcomes Earl Steinberg as Chief of Health Plan Division | PR Newswire | 4/14/2020

… GNS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Earl Steinberg, a nationally recognized expert in population health management, data analytics, and clinical informatics, has joined the company’s leadership team as a consultant to advance the company’s … and CEO of xG Health Solutions, a company formed by Geisinger Health System and backed by Oak Investment Partners that worked with more than 80 health care delivery systems to improve their clinical and financial …

Mercy Health

‘At no other time in my career has the role of CIO been more fulfilling’: insights from Bon Secours Mercy Health’s Laishy Williams-Carlson | Becker’s Hospital Review | 4/9/2020

… in focus to support caregivers on the front line and lead remote teams. Laishy Williams-Carlson, CIO of Bon Secours Mercy Health, is taking an all-hands-on-deck approach to ensure her care team … support constant innovation and new use cases. The partnership of clinical informatics and IT has never been more essential to assure we meet caregivers’ needs. I would also like to commend many of our vendors …

Northwell Health

Northwell, UCSF, UNC using chatbot and related tech to manage COVID-19 patients | Healthcare IT News | 4/1/2020

… quicker and checking in on quarantined patients. 01:15 PM Examples of the chatbot technology in action at UCSF Health and Northwell Health. Last month, chatbot technology vendor Conversa Health launched Coronavirus Health Chats, which expands … provider’s virtual care strategy, said Dr. Aaron Neinstein, director of clinical informatics at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “As coronavirus spreads, we have an immediate mandate to screen our employees daily and to …

Partners HealthCare

VUMC eyes EHR optimization with new clinical informatics center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 2/7/2020

Nashville, Tenn.-based Vanderbilt University Medical Center aims to promote innovation in clinical informatics and EHR optimization through its new clinical informatics center, according to a Jan. 29 VUMC report . In August, VUMC appointed Adam … lead for clinical decision support and informatics at Boston-based Partners HealthCare. In addition to optimizing VUMC’s EHR, Dr. Wright’s goal with the clinical informatics center is to collaborate with clinical teams and clinical quality …

Mayo Clinic

Digital health predictions for 2020 from industry experts | Healthcare IT News | 12/17/2019

… accelerate the use of digital tools and services for healthcare announced in Europe and the Middle East. Most recently, the Mayo Clinic revealed that it would be working with the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company … to the individual and to populations. Tamara Sunbul, medical director, clinical informatics, Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare The digital health space in 2020 will bring new technologies to the market, as well as operationalise and disseminate …

Children's Hospital

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/5/2019

… an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job seeker websites. Allscripts 1. Alta Hospitals System (Norwalk, Calif.): Seeks a clinical informatics analyst. 2. Munson Healthcare (Traverse City, Mich.): Seeks a data integrity analyst. 3 … University Medical Center (Chicago): Seeks a decision support analyst. 2. Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (Milwaukee): Seeks an applications analyst. 3. Centura Health (Centennial, Colo.): Seeks an applications analyst. 4. Franciscan Health (Mishawaka, Ind.): Seeks a …

Community Hospital

16 hospitals, health systems seeking Allscripts, Cerner, Epic, Meditech talent | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/5/2019

… an exhaustive list. Job listings were compiled from job seeker websites. Allscripts 1. Alta Hospitals System (Norwalk, Calif.): Seeks a clinical informatics analyst. 2. Munson Healthcare (Traverse City, Mich.): Seeks a data integrity analyst. 3 … Little Rock): Seeks a systems analyst manager. 3. Princeton (W.Va.) Community Hospital: Seeks a clinical systems analyst. 4. Exeter (N.H.) Hospital: Seeks a health information management applications analyst. More articles on EHRs …

Ascension

Concrete Problems: Experts Caution on Construction of Digital Health Superhighway | Forbes | 11/24/2019

… a href=”https://profiles.ucsf.edu/julia.adler-milstein” target=”_blank” class=”color-link” Julia Adler-Milstein /a , director of the Center for Clinical Informatics and Improvement Research at the University of California, San Francisco. Nor is there … digital health innovation. /p p For example, the Google and Ascension Health execs who launched ; a href=”https://www.fiercebiotech.com/medtech/reveal-google-ascension-s-data-project-sparks-federal-privacy-concerns-inquiries” target=”_blank” class=”color …

Providence Health

(USA-CA-Santa Monica) Clinical Informatics Specialist | 11/13/2019

Providence Health & Services Clinical Informatics Specialist in Santa Monica , California Description: Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Clinical Informatics Specialist PSJH to Providence Enterprise Information Services in Santa Monica, CA. We are seeking a Clinical Informatics Specialist (CIS) to serve as a professional role model in promoting the understanding, integration, and application of information technology in healthcare settings. The CIS acts as a liaison between clinical care and information …

St. Joseph Health

(USA-CA-Santa Monica) Clinical Informatics Specialist | 11/13/2019

Providence Health & Services Clinical Informatics Specialist in Santa Monica , California Description: Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Clinical Informatics Specialist PSJH to Providence Enterprise Information Services in Santa Monica, CA. We are seeking a Clinical Informatics Specialist (CIS) to serve as a professional role model in promoting the understanding, integration, and application of information technology in healthcare settings. The CIS acts as a liaison between clinical care and information …

Providence St. Joseph Health

(USA-CA-Santa Monica) Clinical Informatics Specialist | 11/13/2019

Providence Health & Services Clinical Informatics Specialist in Santa Monica , California Description: Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Clinical Informatics Specialist PSJH to Providence Enterprise Information Services in Santa Monica, CA. We are seeking a Clinical Informatics Specialist (CIS) to serve as a professional role model in promoting the understanding, integration, and application of information technology in healthcare settings. The CIS acts as a liaison between clinical care and information …

Massachusetts General Hospital

Clinical Research Analyst - Boston, MA, , USA #jobs #Boston pls RT | 10/29/2019

Job Detail for Clinical Research Analyst Job Location: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH), Boston, MA, , USA Job Detail for Clinical Research Analyst Job Location: Massachusetts General Hospital(MGH), Boston, MA, , USA Jobs In Clinical Research Anal … and genomic data. Ideal candidates will have e xpertise in clinical informatics and database management, as well as data analysis, and will be highly motivated and eager to learn about cardiovascular disease. Experience with genetics …

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beckman Coulter receives BARDA funding to develop algorithm to aid in the early detection of sepsis* | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/29/2019

… millions globally each year, and is the most expensive medical condition encountered in most hospitals,” said Elliott Crouser , M.D., of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and principal investigator in the clinical trial for … the benefit of automation to all, delivering greater insights through clinical informatics and unlocking hidden value through performance partnership. An operating company of Danaher Corporation since 2011, Beckman Coulter is headquartered in Brea, Calif. , and …

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Beckman Coulter receives BARDA funding to develop algorithm to aid in the early detection of sepsis* | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 10/29/2019

… globally each year, and is the most expensive medical condition encountered in most hospitals,” said Elliott Crouser , M.D., of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, and principal investigator in the clinical trial for Beckman … the benefit of automation to all, delivering greater insights through clinical informatics and unlocking hidden value through performance partnership. An operating company of Danaher Corporation since 2011, Beckman Coulter is headquartered in Brea, Calif. , and …

Emory Healthcare

Check out the lineup for ENGAGE at HLTH | MedCity News | 10/25/2019

… in November, 2016, with 15 years focused on healthcare patient experience improvement. Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Dubovsky was with Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, Georgia, serving as the Director of Operations. In that role, Alan … Philips Healthcare, Informatics Solutions and Services, overseeing digital health and clinical informatics. From 2016, Jeroen led the company’s Connected Care and Informatics businesses. Daniel Nathrath is the CEO and co-founder Ada Health , a health …

Steven Lane

Electronic Case Reporting Promotes Interoperability During COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

… Steven Lane, MD, director of Clinical Informatics, Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health, said in an interview with EHRIntelligence . “The agencies say they want to follow HIV cases and want to know when people get Alzheimer’s, but the pandemic changes things.” Although many public health agencies have outlined plans to track diseases like HIV or Alzheimer’s disease, there has been no acute push to actually automate this process. The …

Electronic Case Reporting Promotes Interoperability During COVID-19 | EHR Intelligence | 7/21/2020

… Steven Lane, MD, director of Clinical Informatics, Privacy, Information Security & Interoperability for Sutter Health, said in an interview with EHRIntelligence . “The agencies say they want to follow HIV cases and want to know when people get Alzheimer’s, but the pandemic changes things.” Although many public health agencies have outlined plans to track diseases like HIV or Alzheimer’s disease, there has been no acute push to actually automate this process. The …

Jenny Ahlstrom

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

Jenny Ahlstrom , Founder , CrowdCare Foundation and Multiple Myeloma Patient; Clay Alspach , JD , Principa l, Leavitt Partners; Anobel Odisho , MD, MPH , Urologist , UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Clinical Informatics Lead , UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; and Susan Stiles , MHA, MBA, FACHE , Executive, Oncology Business Unit , Cerner Corporation. “Today, it takes an extraordinary effort for patients to access their records at multiple facilities in order to share it …

NCCN Policy Summit Explores 21st Century Cures Act and the Impact of Health Information Technology | PR Newswire | 6/10/2020

Jenny Ahlstrom , Founder , CrowdCare Foundation and Multiple Myeloma Patient; Clay Alspach , JD , Principa l, Leavitt Partners; Anobel Odisho , MD, MPH , Urologist , UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and Clinical Informatics Lead , UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; and Susan Stiles , MHA, MBA, FACHE , Executive, Oncology Business Unit , Cerner Corporation. “Today, it takes an extraordinary effort for patients to access their records at multiple facilities in order to share it …

Julia Adler-Milstein

Poorly connected digitized health system endangers America’s health | CNBC | 5/15/2020

… Julia Adler-Milstein, an associate professor and director of the Center for Clinical Informatics and Improvement Research at UC San Francisco, who has studied the problem for years . “The government spent billions digitizing records, but patients are still experiencing breakdowns in accessing their medical record in 2020.” Today, in the midst of a major health crisis, there are still major challenges for doctors to access patient records. When Dr. Vincent …

Poorly connected digitized health system endangers America’s health | CNBC | 5/15/2020

… Julia Adler-Milstein, an associate professor and director of the Center for Clinical Informatics and Improvement Research at UC San Francisco, who has studied the problem for years . “The government spent billions digitizing records, but patients are still experiencing breakdowns in accessing their medical record in 2020.” Today, in the midst of a major health crisis, there are still major challenges for doctors to access patient records. When Dr. Vincent …

Holly Koehler

Northwell, UCSF, UNC using chatbot and related tech to manage COVID-19 patients | Healthcare IT News | 4/1/2020

… scale the chatbot technology systems have exhibited, which help the provider with its system and patient-contact center capacity, said Holly Koehler, vice president of patient access services at Northwell Health. “While we already use … provider’s virtual care strategy, said Dr. Aaron Neinstein, director of clinical informatics at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “As coronavirus spreads, we have an immediate mandate to screen our employees daily and to …

Top health systems use Conversa to handle coronavirus capacity crisis | PR Newswire | 3/22/2020

… hospital capacity council. “We appreciate Conversa’s speed and scale helping us with our system and patient contact center capacity,” said Holly Koehler , Vice President, Patient Access Services Northwell Health , New York State’s largest healthcare provider … into contact with patients,” stated Aaron Neinstein , MD, Director of Clinical Informatics, UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “In just a few days, Conversa enabled us to develop and deploy an Employee Health Daily Digital …

Michael Dowling

Northwell, UCSF, UNC using chatbot and related tech to manage COVID-19 patients | Healthcare IT News | 4/1/2020

… with thousands of COVID-19 cases and try to overcome critical shortages. To help hospitals across the state, Northwell CEO Michael Dowling has been appointed to oversee New York’s hospital capacity council. The massive health … provider’s virtual care strategy, said Dr. Aaron Neinstein, director of clinical informatics at the UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “As coronavirus spreads, we have an immediate mandate to screen our employees daily and to …

Top health systems use Conversa to handle coronavirus capacity crisis | PR Newswire | 3/22/2020

… they grapple with thousands of cases and try to overcome critical shortages. To help hospitals across the state, Northwell CEO Michael Dowling has been appointed to oversee New York’s hospital capacity council. “We appreciate Conversa’s … into contact with patients,” stated Aaron Neinstein , MD, Director of Clinical Informatics, UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation. “In just a few days, Conversa enabled us to develop and deploy an Employee Health Daily Digital …

Jackie Drees

CommonWell Health appoints new executive director: 5 things to know | Becker’s Hospital Review | 12/11/2019

Jackie Drees - Paul Wilder joined CommonWell Health Alliance as executive director of the nonprofit trade association, according to a Dec. 10 news release. Five things to know: 1. Mr. Wilder will lead CommonWell as the organization pursues new initiatives to boost the use of its interoperability services by clinicians and practitioners. 2. Mr. Wilder has more than 20 years of health IT experience in areas such as imaging, clinical informatics

Hackensack Meridian Health’s key to team innovation? Keeping lines of communication open, CMIO says | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/10/2019

… lines of communication as open as possible.” Dr. Koniaris, a critical care and internal medicine physician, is board certified in clinical informatics. She joined HMH more than 10 years ago. Here, Dr. Koniaris discusses some … up her recovery. To participate in future Q&As, contact Jackie Drees at More articles on health IT …

Frans van Houten

Koninklijke Philips’ (PHG) CEO Frans van Houten on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 4/30/2019

… PHG ) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call April 29, 2019 4:00 AM ET Company Participants Pim Preesman – Head of Investor Relations Frans van Houten – Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President Abhijit Bhattacharya – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Koninklijke Philips N.V (PHG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript - Nasdaq.com | 4/29/2019

… Royal Philips First Quarter 2019 Results Conference Call on Monday, the April 29, 2019. During the introduction hosted by Mr. Frans van Houten, CEO; and Mr. Abhijit Bhattacharya, CFO, all participants will be in a … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria, aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Abhijit Bhattacharya

Koninklijke Philips’ (PHG) CEO Frans van Houten on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 4/30/2019

… 2019 4:00 AM ET Company Participants Pim Preesman – Head of Investor Relations Frans van Houten – Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President Abhijit Bhattacharya – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants David Adlington – JPMorgan Veronika Dubajova – Goldman Sachs … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Koninklijke Philips N.V (PHG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript - Nasdaq.com | 4/29/2019

… Conference Call on Monday, the April 29, 2019. During the introduction hosted by Mr. Frans van Houten, CEO; and Mr. Abhijit Bhattacharya, CFO, all participants will be in a listen-only mode. After the introduction … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria, aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Pim Preesman

Koninklijke Philips’ (PHG) CEO Frans van Houten on Q1 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript | Seeking Alpha | 4/30/2019

Koninklijke Philips NV (NYSE: PHG ) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call April 29, 2019 4:00 AM ET Company Participants Pim Preesman – Head of Investor Relations Frans van Houten – Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & President Abhijit Bhattacharya – Chief … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Koninklijke Philips N.V (PHG) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript - Nasdaq.com | 4/29/2019

… and is available by webcast on the website of Royal Philips. I will now hand the conference over to Mr. Pim Preesman, Head of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir. Pim Preesman – Head of Investor … only decision support solution in the United States that combines clinical informatics and genomic sequencing information from pathogenic bacteria, aiming to assist infection prevention and control teams in identifying infection transmission. A recent study shows …

Boston, Massachusetts

HHS Taps Fenway Health as Pilot Site for Precision Medicine Project | HIT Consultant | 7/14/2020

… may impact the health of patients in order to provide more individualized care that reflects patients’ needs. Fenway Health , a Boston, MA-based Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQCHC) dedicated to making enhancing the wellbeing … ONC), in partnership with Audacious Inquiry , the University of Washington’s Clinical Informatics Research Group and athenahealth , the project aims to develop standards for the collection of social determinants of health data (unmet needs in areas …

CCA Turns to Analytics to Better Monitor Vulnerable Patients - InformationWeek | Information Week | 6/25/2020

Boston-based Commonwealth Care Alliance (CCA) is using a combination of data analytics resources to heighten the monitoring of its patients especially endangered by COVID-19. Valmeek Kudesia, vice president of clinical informatics and advanced analytics at CCA, says the organization already had Looker’s services deployed before the pandemic struck and soon found it helpful in monitoring delivery of critical aid. CCA is a healthcare provider and direct care provider …

State of Massachusetts

CCA Turns to Analytics to Better Monitor Vulnerable Patients - InformationWeek | Information Week | 6/25/2020

clinical informatics and advanced analytics at CCA, says the organization already had Looker’s services deployed before the pandemic struck and soon found it helpful in monitoring delivery of critical aid. CCA is a healthcare provider and direct care provider for about 40,000 people in Massachusetts who are eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. “Their lives are very complex,” he says. “They have many overlapping medical, social, and behavioral needs. They are …

CCA Turns to Analytics to Better Monitor Vulnerable Patients | Information Week | 6/25/2020

clinical informatics and advanced analytics at CCA, says the organization already had Looker’s services deployed before the pandemic struck and soon found it helpful in monitoring delivery of critical aid. CCA is a healthcare provider and direct care provider for about 40,000 people in Massachusetts who are eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. “Their lives are very complex,” he says. “They have many overlapping medical, social, and behavioral needs. They are …