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The Office for Civil Rights releases " Your Health Information Privacy Rights" . This document describes individual rights according to #HIPAA  written in easy to understand language.
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#interoperability  award for +Splunk. Does your organization have a solution that monitors how well your systems work together?
I’m pleased to announce that Splunk was selected for the 2015 Leading Edge Award for Interoperability from Healthcare Informatics! This is truly exciting for u
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#MeaningfulUse  Stage 3 proposed ruling is out.  See below for a link to the Federal Register where they are posted.
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New study released point out that #nurses  are the front line of patient care and have an unrivaled ability to identify and address problems at the intersection of patients and #technology   - to learn more see the West Health Institute Survey
Nurses Say Medical Errors Could Be Reduced If Devices Were Connected, West Health Institute Survey Shows. Half of Nurses Surveyed Have Witnessed a Medical Error Because Medical Devices Were Not Coordinated, According to Survey. SAN DIEGO, CA and WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 12, 2015 – Nurses believe ...
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#CMS  has taken to the Web, producing a series of animated videos that explain the changes in a very easy to understand format to the switch to #ICD10 .
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The next +HHS Office of the National Coordinator  #HealthIT   #Safety  Webinar Series: CPOE, CDS and Health IT Safety is planned for Thu, Apr 23, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT.  Registration is now open
Dr. Bates is an expert in patient safety, using information technology to improve care, quality-of-care, cost-effectiveness, and outcomes assessment in medical practice. He is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School ...
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  #ANIA  Nursing Informatics Today is out!  You must log in to view, but great articles for CEU on System Testing and eMeasures.
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Re-posting the +AHRQHealthIT webinar link for the #MU3  program from yesterday. In case anyone missed it.
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Quick reminder! The early bird discount cut off is almost upon us and sessions are filling up.  If you are planning to attend register soon!
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The fourth webinar of a 10-part series on #healthIT  and #patientsafety  covers a wide range of topics, research, and programs, all related to the objectives of using health IT to make care safer and of continuously improving the safety and safe use of health IT.
Date:     Thursday, March 19, 2015 
Time:    1 PM-2:30 PM EST
Title:     “Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs) and Health IT Safety”
Cost:      There is no cost to attend the webinars in this series
Join us for the fourth webinar of a 10-part series on health information technology (IT) and patient safety. The webinars cover a wide range of topics, research, and programs, all related to the objectives of using health IT to make care safer and safely use health IT.
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Here is a funding opportunity  for  #HIE  activity to improve transitions of care.
 
If you think you can use #HIE to improve transitions of care, then #ONC may have just the funding for you! #FOA bit.ly/1wz6z9F
In an effort to improve health care delivery and the ability of individuals to get the right care, at the right time and in the right place, ONC recently announced three grant funding opportunity announcements. These three funding opportunities, worth approximately $36 million, demonstrate HHS ...
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Promoting advances in nursing informatics
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Nursing Informatics
This page shares information that is relevant to informatic nurses. It is not limited to Information Technology since nurses play an instrumental role in patient safety, change management and usability of systems as evidenced by their impact on quality outcomes, workflow redesign and user acceptance.  These areas highlight the value of informatics nurses- their expertise translates to the adoption of more effective, higher quality clinical applications with healthcare delivery systems.