eHealthRecord.info Archives

eHealthRecord.info Archives March 2008

| Vol. 5 No. 5 March 19, 2008 |

FACTS AND STATS

Big business, the federal government, the health insurance industry and other segments of the healthcare sector have long seen greater implementation of health IT as key to reducing medical errors and streamlining the healthcare delivery system, both of which hold the promise of reducing the skyrocketing costs of medical care in the United States.
Source:Business Community Sees Gains in Electronic Medical Records
Date Published: March 11, 2008.


AROUND THE WORLD

Sweden Gets National Patient Records System

Egyptian Children's Cancer Hospital Chooses Cerner for Health Record System


NEWS FROM CANADA

P.E.I. Takes 'Significant Step' toward Electronic Health Record

The Real Holy Grail of Medicine


LATEST IN THE FIELD

Health Record Banking: A Viable Option for Consumers?

Evaluation of Influenza Prevention in the Workplace Using a Personally Controlled Health Record: Randomized Controlled Trial

Promoting Electronic Health Record Adoption. Is It the Correct Focus?


INDUSTRY SPEAK

How Will Microsoft's Initiatives Impact Health Care?

Cisco Helps Open "Hospital of Future" - in Second Life

GE Healthcare Focuses on E-Health Solutions


INFOWAY UPDATE

Find Out What's New and Happening at Canada Health Infoway


WORTH NOTING

Neuroimaging in Dementia

Renaissance for the 21st Century: Leading the Change to EHR

The 5th Annual World Healthcare Congress

e-Health 2008: Extending the Reach

US National Health IT Week

Medicine 2.0™ Conference: Web 2.0 in Health and Medicine


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