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Healthcare professionals at Singapore’s National University Health System can now summarise patient case notes and predict patient healthcare journeys using a large language model trained by a supercomputer
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Epic is using the InterSystems IRIS Data Platform for data ingestion and analysis in its latest release of its EHR. Scott Gnau, vice president of data platforms at InterSystems, said the IRIS Data ...
The cardiologist walked in to the hospital room and handed me an envelope. “My notes and his test results are in there,” he said. “Don’t lose that – it’s gold.” Gold? Sure. But that envelope was ...
MGH CIO talks about the hospital's recent move to Epic's EHR. The hospital has encountered EHR challenges including moving off homegrown systems and a staggered implementation.
Health IT and Electronic Health Basics
A Continuity of Care Document (CCD) is an electronic, patient-specific document detailing a patient's medical history.
The Continuity of Care Record, or CCR, provides a standardized way to create electronic snapshots about a patient's health information.
A legal health record (LHR) refers to documentation about a patient's personal health information that is created by a healthcare organization or provider.
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ChatGPT achieved 60% accuracy on the U.S. Medical Licensing Exam, indicating its potential in advancing AI-assisted medical education.
Security must be considered throughout the cloud adoption process and beyond when it comes to healthcare.
A recent study showed that follow-up care, including downstream emergency care, was higher after telephone-only versus video visits, but some treatment measures, like lab order rates, were lower.
Health IT Definitions
- Continuity of Care Document (CCD)
- Continuity of Care Record (CCR)
- legal health record (LHR)
- Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO)
- electronic intensive care unit (eICU)
- protected health information (PHI) or personal health information
- digital health (digital healthcare)
- HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)