Category Archives: EHR and EMR

VA Electronic Health Record Modernization – Wilkie on Byrne Departure

From FedScoop The removal of Deputy Secretary James Byrne “will not impact at all” the massive migration project at the VA, according to Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie The project is a massive migration of the electronic health records of millions of veterans from the outdated Veterans Information Systems and Technology Architecture (VistA) platform to a cloud-based commercial Cerner… Read More »

Amazon EHR-compatible speech-to-text translator

Amazon has begun offering Transcribe Medical to Amazon Web Services customers, and the company says the virtual medical scribe will allow health care providers to devote more time to patients. The software transcribes conversations between health care providers and patients and inputs the information into EHRs, and it is compatible with Amazon’s Comprehend Medical language processing program. CNBC (12/2)… Read More »

EPIC UGM 2019

EPIC UGM 2019 User Conference Epic UGM 2019 in Verona is coming up very soon!  This conference is for Users Only so you need to be an invited customer to attend. Epic UGM Planning Guide It’s Epic’s 40th birthday this year, and they’re celebrating with another exciting year of Epic UGM. The conference begins on Monday, August 26th,… Read More »