Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE)

Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | Information Technology | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...
Videos | Information Technology | April 22, 2015
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) has issue a draft list Stage 3 Meaningful Use requirements. Jeff Coughlin,...
Blog | March 07, 2014
By Dave Fornell, editor  With healthcare reform’s focus on information technology as the primary vehicle for change,...
National Decision Support Company Imaging CT Systems Computerized Order CPOE
Technology | March 04, 2014
March 4, 2014 — National Decision Support Co. (NDSC) enhanced its ACR Select, an integration-ready, imaging decision...
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Feature | August 27, 2012 | Dave Fornell
There are some key requirements specifically aimed at imaging and radiology included in the Stage 2 meaningful use (MU...

Cerner is one of several vendors offering a CPOE solution. PowerOrders is part of its PowerChart electronic medical record.

Feature | October 06, 2011 | Helen Kuhl
Although computerized physician order entry (CPOE) systems have been around for a few years, only a few vendors really...
News | August 11, 2010
August 11, 2010 – More than 50 percent of cardiologists in a recent survey gave the health reform bill unsatisfactory...
Feature | February 04, 2010
In the past five years, no sector of healthcare has had as big a target on its back as advanced diagnostic imaging...

Siemens Healthcare Health Services business unit CEO Janet Dillione

News | August 06, 2009
August 7, 2009 - Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) are...
News | July 14, 2009
July 14, 2009 – The Electronic Health Records Association (EHR Association) made specific recommendations to the Office...
Feature | May 19, 2009 | Dave Fornell
The federal government has made it known for years it was interested in overhauling the American healthcare system...
Feature | September 03, 2008 | Dave Fornell
While the primary reason hospitals adopt new technology is to increase patient care and produce better outcomes, there...

Tablet computers are becoming a trend in clinical mobile computing. The Motion Computing C5 tablet has a built-in bar-code reader and a camera to help with EMR documentation.

Feature | June 11, 2008 | Dave Fornell and Caitlin Hosty
In addition to the key function mobile computing serves to enter real-time, bedside information into patients’...
Feature | June 11, 2008 | Dave Fornell
When I attended the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in February in Orlando, it...
News | May 28, 2008
May 29, 2008 - GE Healthcare IT and Kryptiq, a provider of healthcare information technology solutions, today entered...