Home » Headlines » Currently Reading:

Morning Headlines 10/27/15

October 26, 2015 Headlines No Comments

Medication errors found in 1 out of 2 surgeries

Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital analyze records from 277 operations and observed that 124 of the operations included at least one medication error, one-third of which resulted in harm to patients.

Two KC health care giants team up for ‘living lab’

Truman Medical Center (MO) expands its partnership with Cerner, a fellow Kansas City organization. Under the new partnership, Truman’s IT staff will become Cerner employees and TMC will provide Cerner with a nearby “living lab” to research new solutions.

UMass Memorial to relocate 500-person IT team to downtown Worcester

In preparation for its Epic implementation, UMass Memorial Health Care (MA) will relocate its 250 employee IT staff to a new 94,000 square foot office space in Worcester, MA that will provide enough room to expand the department to 500 people.

View/Print Text Only View/Print Text Only


HIStalk Featured Sponsors

     







Subscribe to Updates

Search


Loading

Text Ads


Report News and Rumors

No title

Anonymous online form
E-mail
Rumor line: 801.HIT.NEWS

Tweets

Archives

Founding Sponsors


 

Platinum Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gold Sponsors


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reader Comments

  • ex epic: Art V, hardly a mistake. The RFP called for hosting in a tier 1 DOD data center. More like a bait n switch. Here here on...
  • Machete: Re Govt and politics. Car insurance is not mandated by the federal government doh! And it's not tax payer subsidized...
  • Terwilliger Robertson: So, a lot of people die from safety and quality issues in Indian hospitals. One must stay focused on the positive: the u...
  • DrLyle: I think you were too hard on the "Automated Doctor Car" conceptual idea from the design firm Artefect - which is a very ...
  • Art_Vandelay: On another note, I am eager to see if the DoD's information security and privacy policies make it into Cerner's architec...

Sponsor Quick Links