Health IT Briefing Nov. 26-30

How IT Support Streamlines EHR Optimization, Boosts EHR Usability Enabling enhanced clinical efficiency and EHR usability typically means more work on the IT side.  Investing in additional IT services can help shorten the adjustment period that follows EHR...

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Leading Healthcare Organizations Push For New Records Request Process A new digital health records request method, led by X4 Health, was released at the Biden Cancer Summit in D.C. on September 21st. The new tool, called the “Health Record Request Wizard”,...

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Data Breach Costs UMass Memorial $230,000 Healthcare still remains one of the most targeted industries of cyberattacks due to its valuable healthcare data. UMass has agreed to pay $230,000 after two separate data breaches exposed the PHI of more than 15,000 people....

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Watch Series 4 Receives First FDA Clearance For Apple Apple is paving the way for more consumer medical gadgets as they received FDA clearance for both an atrial-fibrillation detecting algorithm and an ECG that will be built into the new watch. The FDA is eager to...

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NextGen Aligns Investor-Facing And Commercial-Facing Identities Clients have known them as NextGen Healthcare for nearly 20 years, but they were still listed and trading under the name Quality Care Systems, Inc. On September 10th, 2018, the company finally changed its...