CureMD Corporation joined forces with Health Matrix Corporation in order to accelerate healthcare IT adoption in the greater middle eastern region.
This partnership will extend CureMD’s distribution network in the middle eastern region for advanced, award winning, web based CureMD (an all-in-one suit of enterprise level electronic health records, practice management and patient portal applications and [...]
The Shift to Electronic Medical Records Increases the
Challenge of Keeping Information Private
In light of President Obama’s drive to make electronic health records a cornerstone of national healthcare reform, healthcare organizations are going to be further challenged to ensure patient privacy. Download Full PDF File
Changes to Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) were recently enacted [...]
For over a decade, the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs have been pursuing initiatives to share data between their health information systems. Benchmarks have been made and many have been met along the way; however, the immediate future still poses many challenges. IDGA’s Electronic Health Records Summit is designed to briefly [...]
The Purchasing & Assistance Collaborative for Electronic Health Records is partnering with two health IT vendors in an effort to provide Arizona’s physician practices with affordable electronic health records.
PACeHR officials said the partnership with Austin, Texas-based e-MDs, and Cleveland-based Noteworthy Medical Systems is expected to help drive the adoption of EHRs in small to medium-sized [...]
The use of electronic health records by hospitals and doctors is endorsed by most experts, “but it will take a feat of policy, technology and education to ensure your records don’t get into the wrong hands,”. Dr. David Brailer, President Bush’s health information technology coordinator, and IBM executive Sean Hogan have some suggestions:
- “Right now, [...]