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Fixing one of healthcare's multi-billion dollar ills: The imperative need to address the cost of sepsis

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, September 19, 2012.

Hospital-acquired infections (HAI) have taken center stage as a focal point of Medicare's push for more accountability from the healthcare industry. Pay-for-performance strategies across the board point to a movement that is emphatically and systematically aimed at improving performance through a no-tolerance policy for these costly and preventable events.

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Maximizing REMS potential

Posted in Client News Coverage on Saturday, September 15, 2012.

Standardization, streamlined processes, and technology — all three are fundamental strategies for eliminating many of the complexities that plague the healthcare industry today. The Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) program is one FDA initiative that has taken center stage recently because of its inherent flaws in each of these areas.

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Medical Center of the Rockies Selects ProVation® Medical Software for Gastroenterology Documentation and Coding

Posted in Press Releases on Thursday, September 06, 2012.

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn – Sept. 6, 2012 — Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that the Medical Center of the Rockies has selected its ProVation® Medical Software for gastroenterology procedure documentation and coding in its GI labs.

Paperless Profits

Posted in Client News Coverage on Wednesday, September 05, 2012.

On the cusp of achieving CPOE, a regional medical center in Alabama looks ahead.

In their methodical march from paper to digital, IT personnel at Southeast Alabama Medical Center (SAMC) have moved carefully, deliberately, vowing to get it right the first time.

ExecutiveInsight»

'EHR within an EHR' accelerates workflows

Posted in Client News Coverage on Friday, August 31, 2012.

The momentum surrounding adoption of electronic health records (EHR) systems in the Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) setting is accelerating as more examples emerge of their far-reaching benefits, in particular improved patient care and revenue cycle management.

Health Management Technology»

Data Mining's Impact on Research

Posted in Client News Coverage on Thursday, August 30, 2012.

Secondary use of patient data has formed the basis of critical medical research for years.  And with the rise of EHR use across the nation, the far-reaching benefits of data mining are expected to take research efforts to a whole new level for improving healthcare delivery.

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Wolters Kluwer Health, The Altos Group Partner to Develop Sepsis Mortality Reduction Program

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Minneapolis, Minn. — Aug. 28, 2012— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today a strategic partnership with The Altos Group to advance development of an innovative sepsis mortality reduction program. Hospitals are currently being enrolled to serve as pilot sites in the program, which brings together mobile technology, actionable clinical content and clinical change management to enable early sepsis identification and intervention.

Amphion Medical Solutions Launches Triton Health Document Cloud™

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Innovative cloud-based solution provides hospitals with the flexibility needed to respond to evolving transcription needs

MADISON, Wis. – Aug. 28, 2012 – Amphion Medical Solutions, an innovative provider of transcription and coding technology and outsourcing services, announced today the launch of Triton Health Document Cloud™. The flexible cloud-based transcription solution helps hospitals maximize budgets and resources, in part by facilitating a seamless transition between in-house and outsourced services in response to evolving needs.

Wolters Kluwer, Altos Group target sepsis mortality with mobile IT

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Wolters Kluwer Health has partnered with the Altos Group for a sepsis mortality reduction program. The pilot will put mobile technology, actionable clinical content and change management programs to work in the hopes of early sepsis identification and intervention.

Healthcare IT News»

Vendor, Consultant Team to Fight Sepsis

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Health information content vendor Wolters Kluwer Health and change management consultancy The Altos Group have jointly developed a program to reduce sepsis mortality rates in hospitals.

HealthData Management»

Wolters Kluwer Health, The Altos Group Partner to Develop Sepsis Mortality Reduction Program

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Wolters Kluwer Health has announced a strategic partnership with The Altos Group to advance development of an innovative sepsis mortality reduction program. Hospitals are currently being enrolled to serve as pilot sites in the program, which brings together mobile technology, actionable clinical content and clinical change management to enable early sepsis identification and intervention.

EMR Daily News»

Amphion Medical Solutions Launches Triton Health Document Cloud

Posted in Client News Coverage on Tuesday, August 28, 2012.

Amphion Medical Solutions, has announced the launch of Triton Health Document Cloud, a cloud-based transcription solution that can help hospitals maximize budgets and resources, in part by facilitating a seamless transition between in-house and outsourced services in response to evolving needs.

EMR Daily News»

Wolters Kluwer Health’s Sentri7® Patient Surveillance Software Receives High Marks in Two Recent KLAS Reports

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, August 21, 2012.

Bellevue, Wash. — Aug. 21, 2012— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that a recent KLAS report found that 92% of customers who had purchased its Sentri7® Infection Prevention* patient surveillance technology would buy again. Infection Control Systems 2012: Breaking Barriers and Getting Value also reported that Sentri7 Infection Prevention had earned an overall performance score of 88.5% and rated well in all functional areas with no gaps in satisfaction scores.

Rochester General Health System Selects ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support

Posted in Press Releases on Tuesday, August 21, 2012.

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Aug. 21, 2012— Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that Rochester General Health System has selected its ProVation® Order Sets, powered by UpToDate® Decision Support, software as its electronic order set solution.

Join Our Small Business Discussions

Posted in Client News Coverage on Monday, August 13, 2012.

Healthcare issues are top of mind for small businesses these days, especially since these companies usually don’t have enough staff to deal with them, particularly regarding costs and benefits.

Strategic Finance»