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Category: Electronic Health & Medical Records

  • Getting the Best out of Algorithms in Health Care

    The same basic technology that can predict what movie you might want to watch, what song you might want to listen to, or what item you might want to buy online, can also predict the onset of diseases, forecast costs of care, and recommend treatment options for your doctors, nurses, and pharmacists. Algorithms are not […]

  • Research Results Published: More Apps are Integrating with EHRs

    New ONC research shows a more than 20% rise in the number of apps that integrate with certified electronic health records (EHRs). A manuscript highlighting the findings of this research was recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association: “The Ecosystem of Apps and Software integrated with Certified Health Information Technology”. Our […]

  • Reducing the Clinician Burden: Shaping Health IT as an Asset

    Health IT has helped drive progress in health care over the last decade, but it has also introduced a variety of different challenges, many reported by the clinical community. As we explored in our latest article published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, ONC and other federal partners have taken and continue to take steps to reduce clinician burden when using health IT.  As […]