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Geisinger CEO to step down
Healthcare IT News : July 29, 2014, 11:18 am
Glenn D. Steele Jr., MD, president and chief executive officer of Geisinger Health System, will step down next summer.
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'2014 Best in KLAS' vendors named
Healthcare IT News : July 29, 2014, 10:55 am
Not all medical infrastructure and equipment is created equal, as healthcare providers can attest. This year, after analyzing feedback from thousands of providers, KLAS officials have named the 2014 highest performing vendors across 23 different categories.
EHRs key to medication reconciliation
Healthcare IT News : July 29, 2014, 10:43 am
Electronic health records have a big role to play in improving hospitals' medication reconciliation, a new study finds, but challenges related to data quality, technology and workflow remain.
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There's more to eRx than you think
Healthcare IT News : July 29, 2014, 10:00 am
In followup to my guest post from Dr. Marvin Harper about e-prescribing gaps, John Klimek, senior VP of standards and information technology at NCPDP, wrote the following helpful guest post:
John Houston - Privacy & Security Forum 2014 San Diego
Healthcare IT News : July 29, 2014, 8:52 am
John Houston, Vice President, Privacy and Information Security & Associate Counsel at UPMC and a speaker at the 2014 Privacy & Security Forum in San Diego, talks about the "insider threats" in healthcare organizations.