1) Could you give us a brief description of HealthFusion? Sure, we like to think about HealthFusion as one of the best kept secrets in medical office-based software. We have been around for years – we started as a clearinghouse, and we still do clearinghouse work for small providers and large businesses such as Aetna […]
Tag: Electronic Medical Record
PocketHealth is a patient app developed by Cognovant as a mobile Personal Health Record (mPHR) available for the iPhone, iPad and Android platforms. This is an ambitious and comprehensive app based on Electronic Health Record features for individual use. It’s stated purpose by the developer is to allow consumers to take control of their health data and care for their own personal use and to share with their providers. It is encrypted and stored solely on the device.
Defense Strategies Institute (DSI) brought together federal senior leadership in October 2011 to look at the iEHR architectural roadmap that was released last spring, and now they are examining, “How to achieve success across domain data sharing and the iEHR while working towards clinically relevant, technically feasible, and financially viable innovations.”
CliniComp, Intl., a healthcare integration technology provider for high acuity environments, recently announced the general availability of its Mobile Essentris® Perinatal®. According to the press release, it is a pairing of 30 years of innovation and zero downtime with the convenience and added safeguards of real-time Fetal Surveillance & Maternal Monitoring.
Recently, Kaiser Permanente (KP), one of the largest healthcare organization, made an announcement that affects its 9 million patients. The organization has released an app for the Android platform which allows patients to access their medical information from virtually anywhere. The app provides full access to patient information that currently resides on the KP health record system. Additionally, KP now has a mobile optimized website which allows members to also access their information via any mobile device platform. This website is accessible via a smartphone’s mobile browser and includes users of Windows Mobile phones, Blackberry and even the iPhone.