Moody’s recaps the EHR-related credit downgrades that took place at US hospitals during 2013.
A Commonwealth Fund study finds that nursing homes that used telemedicine to provide after-hours care significantly reduced hospitalization rates for their residents, compared with facilities not using this service.
ONC publishes a dashboard that consolidates 2010-2013 literature focused on MU related outcomes changes.
KLAS rates HIE solutions and finds that Epic, Orion, and Siemens are doing the best. Researchers note that “What is surprising is that despite the millions of dollars HIE vendors invested to add needed functionality, only about half of them are seeing their provider satisfaction scores improve."