HHS aims to untangle EHR reporting burdens for doctors
The goal is to tackle some of the root challenges the widespread adoption of electronic health records. In this case, it's about making things easier for the doctors.
Cerner touts early success for DOD e-health record modernization
A top Cerner official said "we’re well-positioned to soon kick off the next phase of deployment across military medical facilities in California and Idaho."
Without key leadership, VA EHR modernization is off to worrisome start, lawmakers say
Top leadership at the VA has been anything but consistent for the past year, and it's causing lawmakers to worry about the department's newly signed $10 billion EHR deal.
CMS may have wrongly paid $729M in EHR incentives to health care providers
The HHS Office of the Inspector General found that the providers that received the funds did not meet federal requirements for the incentive.
HHS official wants ‘single, unified’ EHRs for Americans
“I believe every American should have a single, unified electronic health record system that resides in the cloud and is under full control of the patient, of the individual, of the American," said John Fleming.
Pentagon awards massive electronic health record contract
The 10-year, $5 billion deal marks the beginning of a major transformation in military health care.