Tag: Epic


End of an Era For Academic Informatics: Demise of the Home-Grown EHR

December 11, 2017

Via: HITECH Answers

Pick your cliche to describe a major event this past week: Another domino is falling. The dawn of a new era. The news that Vanderbilt University Medical Center, home to one of the most esteemed academic informatics programs in the […]


Database Linked With Hospital EMR To Encourage Drug Monitoring

April 3, 2017

Via: Hospital EMR and EHR

According to state officials, Colorado occupies the unenviable position of second worst in the US for prescription drug misuse, with more than 255,000 Coloradans misusing prescribed medications. One way the state is fighting back is by running the Colorado Prescription […]


Epic’s new app program tries to connect EHR networks

February 23, 2017

Via: Modern Healthcare

Epic Systems is trying to get providers’ electronic health record systems connected through a new app program that uses Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources or FHIR. App Orchard aims to serve both physician office and hospital clients that want to build […]


Epic buys Mayo Clinic data center in $46 million sale-leaseback, report says

January 7, 2016

Via: HealthcareITnews

Epic will buy the Mayo Clinic’s data center for $46 million in a sale-leaseback deal for the 62,000-square-foot facility. That means the EHR giant will lease it back to Mayo for four years, with an option to continue doing so […]


Cerner, Leidos, and Accenture Win DoD EHR Project – $4.3 Billion

July 31, 2015

Via: EmrAndHipaa

  All the news at the end of the day yesterday was around Cerner (and their major partners Leidos, Accenture) winning the DoD EHR project. We’d been told the decision would come by the end of the month and you […]