by Cerner Corporation | December 18, 2018
In 2018, health IT experienced several critical developments that are positioned to support care providers and impact the patient experience for the better. Here’s a look back at some of the top blogs and insights we discussed this year.
by Ashley Willard Heaivilin
December 17, 2018
The Substance Use Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act is a significant step in combating the opioid crisis. Here are six ways it will impact and provide opportunities for the health care IT industry.
by Cerner Corporation | Craig Deao
December 12, 2018
Although the health care industry is complex and full of potential hazards, a culture of high-reliability – operating for extended periods without serious accidents or catastrophic failures –is achievable for health care systems.
by Keith Perry
December 11, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we’re joined by Keith Perry, senior vice president and CIO at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Keith explains how St. Jude launched an interoperability initiative to integrate the EHR with devices used for bedside infusion management and vitals collection.
by Dr. Osama Alswailem
December 5, 2018
Mobile health tools and technology have potential to improve patient engagement and outcomes. In this Q&A, Dr. Osama Alswailem of King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre discusses how Saudi Arabia's major investment in health care is driving health care facilities to implement technology and electronic information systems.
by Georgia Brown
December 4, 2018
On this episode of The Cerner Podcast, Georgia Brown discusses how integrating technology into long-term and post-acute care can help alleviate the health care challenges associated with the growing senior population and increasing rates of chronic illnesses.
by Christine Beck
December 3, 2018
The move to automated medication distribution in operating rooms has potential to increase patient safety, reduce lost patient charges, improve narcotic control and create more efficient workflows.
by Carl Anthony Osborne
November 28, 2018
Offering convenience, increased engagement and greater accuracy, wearable technology has the potential to make a meaningful difference in the health care experience for both consumers and clinicians.
by Brad Myers | Bushra Muraywid
November 27, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, Brad Myers and Bushra Muraywid of University of Missouri Health Care talk about their virtual pharmacy program (ViPRx), which is designed to deliver providers pharmaceutical insights that weren’t previously available a day or two prior to a patient visit.
by Julie Watson
November 20, 2018
On this episode of The Cerner Podcast, Julie Watson, Chief Population Health Officer with Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan, explains how addressing mental illness in the workplace can help employees live happier, healthier lives.
by Ray Herschman
November 19, 2018
Customer relationship management technology can help health care organizations leverage their data assets and provide the personalized experience that consumers expect.
by Mitchell Clark
November 15, 2018
More than 60 million Americans live in rural communities. National Rural Health Day is an opportunity to celebrate the health care providers in these vibrant areas and address the unique health and care needs of rural populations.
by Cerner Corporation
November 14, 2018
Health professionals, hospitals and clinics in rural communities across the nation deserve our praise for their collaborative, innovative and educational efforts to improve health. In honor of National Rural Health Day, here are six blogs on the importance of prioritizing technology that empowers these health care providers.
by Teryl Eisinger
November 13, 2018
Teryl Eisinger, executive director at National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health, joins The Cerner Podcast to talk about National Rural Health Day (November 15) and the unique health care needs of rural America.
by Dr. Bob Harmon
November 7, 2018
As the push for interoperability in health care continues, The Digital Bridge initiative is working to advance bidirectional electronic information flow between health care delivery systems and public health agencies.
by John Windom
November 6, 2018
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is working with Cerner to redesign its electronic health record system. In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, John Windom, executive director of VA’s Office of Electronic Health Record Modernization, discusses how he anticipates this project will help Veterans and their providers and move the bar with national interoperability and other VA health priorities.
by Cerner Corporation
November 5, 2018
A recent technology integration is giving Olathe Health patients a more streamlined and personalized patient experience at Olathe Medical Center, Miami County Medical Center and all Olathe Health clinics.
by Alina Wheeler
October 31, 2018
A hospital's brand is its biggest asset. By building and maintaining a strong reputation, health care organizations can stand out in a competitive marketplace and cultivate trust, long-term relationships with consumers and partners.
by Travis Dalton
October 30, 2018
Leveraging the expertise and insights of our partners and our commercial clients, Cerner is working to achieve more efficient interoperability for the DoD and VA – creating a single health record across more than 1,700 health care sites and a lifetime of seamless care for nearly 20 million Servicemembers, Veterans and their beneficiaries.
by Stacy Cummings
October 29, 2018
Stacy Cummings, program executive officer for the Defense Healthcare Management Systems, joins The Cerner Podcast to discuss MHS Genesis, a modernized electronic health record that is poised to deliver smarter, safer care to military health facilities around the world.
by Cerner Corporation
October 29, 2018
Plumbers Local Union 130 United Association (UA) announced it has selected Cerner to operate a health center in the southwest Chicago area, where members of Local 130 and their families can receive health and care services as a part of their union benefits.