A brief video summary of the features and outcomes attained through Allscripts Enterprise EHR.
North Shore Long Island Jewish, the nation’s second-largest, non-profit, secular health system, is using healthcare information technology from Allscripts to realize their vision of a Connected Community. With solutions that facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information, NSLIJ’s broad network of providers across multiple care settings are able to make quicker, more informed care decisions, and work as a more efficient care team.
Is greater federal oversight of health information technology on the horizon? Concerns about patient safety related to electronic health records may be prompting the Food and Drug Administration to revisit its existing “enforcement discretion” approach to HIT, under the premise that EHR software can be considered Medical Device Data Systems (MDDS). This podcast discusses some of the pros and cons of regulation, and reviews recent developments that may provide insight into the FDA’s current outlook on this issue, including a new ruling that took effect last month that reclassifies MDDS as Class 1 devices.
Tim Gee, Principal of Medical Connectivity Consulting and a principal with Santa Rosa Consultants