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   11 hours 47 min ago
The HIMSS Analytics Certified program was created to increase collaboration with organizations across the globe who offer the best tools and/or services that enhance organizational efficiencies, improve patient outcomes and elevate the usage of the models that drive these positive changes. Certified organization, VertitechIT, was able to leverage the program to identify and provide solutions for improving upon Temple Health's unified communications and collaboration platform.
   4 days 11 hours ago
To address their challenges, Union Hospital used the big bang adoption method to implement their new EMR and work toward a paperless state. A multidisciplinary team executed the instant changeover.
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UCLA Health faculty satisfaction increased from 79% in 2013 to 84% in 2016. The implementation of CareConnect resulted in safer, more effective, timelier, more efficient, more equitable health care.
   Nov. 29, 2018
In the beginning of their journey toward Stage 7 validation, Legacy Health hoped to identify the root cause for the low colorectal screening rates throughout the organization, develop a plan for...
   Nov. 26, 2018
The adoption of radiology 3D image/display nearly doubled between 2012 and 2016. Currently, over 40 percent of U.S. hospitals have an installed radiology 3D image/display solution, leaving over half...
   Nov. 21, 2018
When JMH began its journey toward EMRAM Stage 7 validation, catheter-associated urinary tract infection standardized infection ratio rates were too high in one of their acute care, inpatient medical...
   Nov. 19, 2018
It's no secret that the sales cycle in the industry of healthcare information technology is a long, complicated process. That's where HIMSS Analytics comes in. We've expanded our...
   Nov. 14, 2018
Without staying up to date on industry trends, it can be difficult for a Chief Marketing Officer to ensure they're meeting market needs. However, by selecting different filters and segmenting...
   Nov. 13, 2018
Despite their reputation, Hurley had a challenge: Overcrowding. With units consistently full and patients backed up in the emergency department, the hospital administrators needed to figure out how...
   Nov. 12, 2018
The INFRAM online self-assessment helps healthcare organizations determine their roadmap for achieving Stage 7, and reaching international benchmarks and standards. Between October 5 and November 1,...
   Nov. 09, 2018
Do you need an analytics strategy for your healthcare organization? Just answering "yes" isn't the strategy itself, but it's a good first step toward initiation.