Epic announces a new API that will allow developers of health and wellness apps, medical devices, and activity trackers to push health data directly into the Epic EHR, where clinicians will be able to use it as part of clinical decision-making.
Sixty-eight percent of hospitals have already purchased MU Stage 2 certified (2014 Edition) EHRs, according to a recent HIMSS Analytics report.
Habersham Medical Center (GA) will return its $1.5 million Meaningful Use incentive payment after its governing body, the Hospital Authority of Habersham County, found that it had not actually meet all of the requirements.
CGI signs a $48 million contract with the New York State Office of Mental Health to implement and optimize VistA across all of its facilities.
Duke University Health System is now live with Epic across its entire system, including Duke University Hospital and 233 outpatient facilities.