Posted on October 6th, 2011 No comments
A meeting hosted by Summerhill Impact and supported by Environment Canada will address best practices on the proper handling of end-of-life vehicles.
Meeting to Address Vehicle Recycling in Canada
Posted on January 13th, 2011 No comments
CIOs told a federal panel Tuesday about the roadblocks they have faced on their way to achieving meaningful use of electronic health records. Among those who testified before the Implementation Workgroup of the federal Health IT Standards Committee were five members of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). read more
Road to meaningful use bumpy for some
Posted on November 17th, 2010 No comments
There’s little question that electronic health records reduce adverse drug events and improve quality of care. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be doing everything to make sure they’re as safe and as easy to use as possible, said National Coordinator for HIT, David Blumenthal, MD, at the launch of EHRevent.org, a new safety reporting system that will allow healthcare providers to report adverse issues related to the implementation and use of EHRs.
Posted on November 16th, 2010 No comments
A new electronic health record (EHR) safety reporting system that will allow healthcare providers to report issues related to the implementation and use of EHRs was launched Monday by not-for-profit iHealth Alliance.
EHR safety reporting system launched
Posted on September 22nd, 2010 No comments
Privacy concerns remain the key obstacle in the widespread adoption of electronic health records in the U.S., according to researchers from the North Carolina State University. The paper, “Privacy and Security in the Implementation of Health Information Technology (Electronic Health Records): U.S. and EU Compared,” outlines steps that could be taken to boost privacy and promote the use of EHRs.
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Privacy hindering EHR progress, say researchers
Posted on October 15th, 2009 No comments
IT execs want to know how the implementation of an end-to-end encryption approach can be integrated with their million-dollar-plus investments in enterprise encryption and key management systems.
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Enterprise Encryption Meet Corporate Reality