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Vendor for VUMC clinical systems upgrade named

Vanderbilt University Medical Center will implement Epic, replacing its existing McKesson Horizon system, with a projected go-live of November 2017.

Coloradans Will Put Single-Payer Health Care To A Vote

Next fall, Colorado residents will vote on a proposal to establish a state-run, no deductible, single-payer health system expected to cost $25 billion annually.

Albany health care tech hub could still move forward, despite lack of state funds

Capital Region (NY) loses its bit to secure $500 million in state revitalization funding that would have been used to turn the city into a technology startup hotspot, but still hopes to move forward on a smaller plan to establish an active digital health ecosystem.

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  1. Re: Vendor for VUMC clinical systems upgrade named. Vanderbilt uses McKesson HealthQuest, not McKesson Horizon. HealthQuest is McKesson’s legacy mainframe HIS application. McKesson will end of support for HealthQuest as of March 2018.







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