Tag: clinical information systems


Survey: Nearly All U.S. Hospitals Use EHRs, CPOE Systems

September 11, 2017

Via: Healthcare Informatics

Ninety-nine percent of hospitals across the country now use electronic health record systems (EHRs), compared to about 31 percent in 2003. Computerized prescriber-order-entry (CPOE) systems with clinical decision support are used by 96 percent of hospitals, according to the ASHP […]


What Risk Do Privileged Users Pose to Healthcare Data Security?

August 29, 2016

Via: Healthcare Informatics

Employees with the most access to high value information assets continue to be seen as a serious insider risk, according to a recent Ponemon Institute study, and healthcare organizations need to ensure their governance processes decrease the risk of privileged […]


University of Texas Hospitals Creating Clinical Data Network

July 5, 2016

Via: Healthcare Informatics

The University of Texas Board of Regents recently earmarked $12.4 million to create a UT System Clinical Data Network to connect patient data from six existing UT health institutions, with the potential to expand the project to their affiliated hospitals […]