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New Technologies Help to Accurately Deliver Medication

By Karen Scoles, M.D., Medical Director of Information Systems

Crozer-Keystone Health System is on a journey to safer, more effective care using health information technology… 381 more words

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A Win for Washington: Cutting ER Visits

In the summer of 2012, Washington state emergency rooms (“ER”) began tracking patients in a statewide database. Expanding Medicaid rolls and legislative attempts to cap reimbursements for non-emergency visits to ERs left the state, hospitals, and physicians knowing they had to do something to cut costs and improve quality of care within the ER setting. 507 more words

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A New HIPAA Security Risk Assessment Tool For Your Compliance Arsenal

On Friday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a new security risk assessment (“SRA”) tool for small and medium size healthcare providers. 253 more words

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