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How NIH and the University of Virginia worked with Epic and Carestream to create multimedia radiology reports

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The organizations use voice recognition and artificial intelligence to build interactive reports that include more elements than simply what a clinician adds, such as images, charts and graphs.

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Why Medicare 340B benefits rural hospitals the most

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The findings contradict the notion that the new payment system will result in hospitals seeing a drastic cut in reimbursement.

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Building value-based framework for EHR interoperability depends on provider ease-of-use

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ATM's interoperable functionality has been a benchmark for EHRs and now, they're making progress toward a similar interoperability says Cedars-Sinai chief clinical transformation officer Scott Weingarten.

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Citing cost, BCBS North Carolina CEO Patrick Conway comes out against Carolinas, UNC merger

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The health systems touted the benefit of better leverage to negotiate deals with insurers when the proposed merger was announced in August.

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Healthcare tops voter priorities heading into 2018 mid-term elections

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As with many issues, there's a party divide, with healthcare a much higher priority for Democrats and independent voters than Republican voters.

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US health IT investment skyrockets to $7.1 billion

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Health IT investment shattered prior records and IT M&A and valuations were at all-time highs, according to Healthcare Growth Partners report.

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Care New England, Partners will enter into definitive agreement, signaling big step toward merger

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The mutual decision to enter into a definitive agreement is the next step toward CNE becoming part of Partners HealthCare.

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