HIMSS ICYMI: 11 key stories in the news
When the industry recognizes good work, it’s worth celebrating. Following HIMSS several industry-leading publications captured key stories of the week, including:
Health Data Management – Feb. 08, 2019. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is an early adopter of new voice-enabled virtual assistant software from Nuance Communications being offered to all users of its Dragon Medical One cloud-based clinical documentation platform.
Becker’s Hospital Review – Feb. 08, 2019. Heritage Valley Health System (Beaver, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) signed a 10-year extension and expansion agreement with Allscripts.
Healthcare Innovation – Feb. 9, 2019. Jitendra Barmecha, M.D., vice president and CIO at SBH Health System in the Bronx, will speak at HIMSS about his organization’s journey around social determinants of health data and the EHR.
Healthcare IT News – Feb. 11, 2019. Veradigm, the EHR vendor’s payer and life sciences division, will help with encrypted transfer of health data for the purposes of underwriting policies.
HIMSS – Feb. 12, 2019. Lisa Khorey, Allscripts EVP and Chief Client Delivery Officer shares what organizations can gain from visiting the interoperability showcase at HIMSS19 in Orlando.
Becker’s Hospital Review – Feb. 13, 2019. NextGen Healthcare, a healthcare software company focused on the ambulatory setting, will integrate its services with Allscripts subsidiary Veradigm to improve connectivity and data exchange with payers and labs.
Becker’s Hospital Review – Feb. 14, 2019. Veradigm™ is leveraging its capability to communicate directly with a broad network of ambulatory healthcare professionals (HCPs) in order to increase public awareness and access to the Cancer Experience Registry.
Becker’s Hospital Review – Feb. 14, 2019. MIB, a membership corporation that providers underwriting services to insurance companies, signed an agreement to access EHR data from Veradigm, a subsidiary of Allscripts, for underwriting purposes
Healthcare Dive – Feb. 15, 2019. Allscripts CEO Paul Black told Healthcare Dive nutrition is “one of the next biggest determinants.” Lyft and Allscripts joined forced last year to develop Concierge API, a health IT platform to allow providers to offer non-emergency transportation to patients.
Healthcare Dive – Feb. 15, 2019. Healthcare Dive sat down with Paul Black to discuss what’s in store for the EHR and practice management tech giant.
Medical Laboratory Observer – Feb. 15, 2019. Translational Software announced its partnership with Allscripts to provide free pharmacogenomic testing to all U.S.-based associates.
These are just a few of the accomplishments that are turning heads in health IT. Celebrating client achievements on our blog is another way we foster a strong connected community of health.
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