Physician Affairs

April 2005
Modern Healthcare;4/25/2005, Vol. 35 Issue 17, p51
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs on the health care industry in the U.S. as of April 25, 2005. Release of the proposed set of requirements for certifying electronic health records systems for use in ambulatory-care settings by the Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology; Appointment of Michael Berkery as chief technology officer for the American Medical Association.


Related Articles

  • An unfunded mandate. Sloane, Todd // Modern Healthcare;5/17/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p22 

    Discusses the significance of information technology to the health care industry of the U.S. Developments in the goal of the U.S. government to implement information technology in health care; Role of the U.S. government in the promotion of a national electronic health record; Grants allocated...

  • When practicing medicine RUNS IN THE FAMILY. RITCHIE, ALISON // Medical Economics;11/25/2014, Vol. 91 Issue 22, p48 

    The article presents the author's conversation with the members of two physician families in the U.S. about the transformation of the healthcare sector, and the evolution of new technologies in private practice. University of Nebraska Medical Center's medical student Brett Wergin talked about...

  • Stockpiling patient data. Romano, Michael // Modern Healthcare;5/6/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p24 

    Discusses the efforts of the American Medical Group Association (AMGA) to build medical information repository for the health care industry. Issue concerning privacy; Benefits of the AMGA project to patients and health care providers; Revenue potential of the project.

  • Six Ways Innovation Will Change Health IT Leaders. McCormick, John // Healthdatamanagement.com;4/28/2015, p1 

    During a presentation at the recent HIMSS15 conference in Chicago, Srinivas Velamoor, a principal at McKinsey & Co., gave a packed room a lot to think about.

  • State funding could speed electronic medical records. Franczyk, AnneMarie // Buffalo Law Journal;12/5/2005, Vol. 77 Issue 97, p1 

    This article reports on the efforts of a coalition to promote e-technology in New York's health care industry to apply for state funding for the development of electronic health records that will replace paper medical files with a computer-based system. Funding is part of the state Health Care...

  • Top 50 EHRs.  // Medical Economics;10/10/2014, Vol. 91 Issue 19, p38 

    A table is presented that offers information on the top 50 electronic health record (EHR) vendors in the U.S. including system name, EHR annual revenue, and company web site.

  • managing your medical directors. Byrnes, John // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Apr2013, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p130 

    The article offers information on how to manage medical directors in the healthcare industry in the U.S. It highlights key areas which are common across all hospitals including organization of medical directors, quality department staffing, and board effectiveness. It suggests that medical...

  • Health Providers Support Public APIs to Achieve Interoperability. Slabodkin, Greg // Healthdatamanagement.com;10/24/2014, p3 

    The article reports that recommendations adopted in October 2014 which called on the U.S. government to realign the electronic health record (EHR) meaningful use program for the expansion of interoperability have been lauded by the healthcare industry. Events mentioned include a task force of...

  • More Physicians Using EHRs, but Data Sharing, Patient Engagement Lag Behind.  // American Family Physician;10/1/2014, Vol. 90 Issue 7, p440 

    The article reports on the increase in the adoption of electronic health records (EHRs) among physicians in the U.S. as well as the use of a more advanced health information technology despite the lack of physician and patient engagement.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics