A new Web-based platform that analyzes multimodal signals may help make electrophysiological data easier to evaluate and incorporate into clinical research, according to a study published in the March issue of the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.
The Army is upgrading its EMR system so wounded soldiers on the battlefield will have detailed permanent accounts of the scenario and treatment received. The new version of the Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4 system) is being fielded through April, according to an announcement.
Thanks to improved communication, greater transparency, better physician job satisfaction and a more patient-centered focus, more healthcare leaders and the physicians they employ approve of the integrated physician model , according to a survey conducted by the American College of Physician Executives.
Healthcare has reached the tipping point with more than half of eligible professionals and 80 percent of eligible hospitals having adopted EHRs. Now, the question is what needs to happen next for EHRs and their users to reach their full potential.