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   12 hours 30 min ago
The NCH Healthcare System has won a number of awards, including the Hidden Scar Center of Excellence, and was named a "Best Regional Hospital" by the U.S. News and World Report in 2018. Despite its accolades, the NCH Healthcare System was experiencing a challenge: Sepsis.
   1 day 11 hours ago
When Mercy Health began exploring EMRAM validation, Ohio's average annual death rate from drug overdose was twice that of the U.S. rate; the drug overdose crisis had hit epidemic levels. At Mercy Health, their main goals were to ensure early detection, intervention and referral for opioid overdoses, as well as to decrease unnecessary prescriptions of opioids.
   2 weeks 7 hours ago
With more than 45,000 attendees, HIMSS19 was another successful event that united champions of health. HIMSS Analytics was on-site with a schedule full of thought leadership presentations at our theater – from our own subject matter experts and guest speakers alike. If you missed HIMSS19, or were engaged in other events during conference, don't worry- we have the full presentations available for you to download.
   Mar. 19, 2019
The NCH Healthcare System has won a number of awards, including the Hidden Scar Center of Excellence, and was named a "Best Regional Hospital" by the U.S. News and World Report in 2018....
   Mar. 18, 2019
When Mercy Health began exploring EMRAM validation, Ohio's average annual death rate from drug overdose was twice that of the U.S. rate; the drug overdose crisis had hit epidemic levels. At...
   Mar. 06, 2019
With more than 45,000 attendees, HIMSS19 was another successful event that united champions of health. HIMSS Analytics was on-site with a schedule full of thought leadership presentations at our...
   Mar. 01, 2019
Performing approximately 190,000 surgical procedures annually, Mercy's second-leading expense in the acute care hospital setting was surgical supplies. Leaders at Mercy found that determining...
   Feb. 27, 2019
Despite being a global leader in education, research and clinical care, Loma Linda had a challenge: The mortality and morbidity rates of MRSA-infected patients was higher than the national benchmark...
   Feb. 14, 2019
HIMSS Analytics - with the support of the Society of Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM), the European Society of Radiology (ESR), and the European Society of Medical Imaging Informatics (EUSOMII...
   Jan. 07, 2019
Telehealth involves the use of telecommunication technologies or specially designed medical devices for long-distance clinical healthcare, education and administration. With the ability to transfer...
   Dec. 31, 2018
The healthcare industry trends have been widely varied over the past year, from major mergers and acquisitions to an increased focus on security and data breaches. Using the HIMSS Analytics Logic...