Navigation Links
Electronic Medical Records Really Do Work
Date:2/14/2008

to improve the quality of care, reduce costs and avoid serious errors. At last, in this landmark study, is the proof of the hypothesis. Since 80% of our healthcare costs are incurred caring for patients with chronic diseases, these findings will have important implications for the cost, quality, and safety of American health care."

Data on the Rogosin patients was entered into and managed using an electronic medical record developed by MIQS, Inc. of Boulder, CO and designed for day to day patient care. The record stores and organizes the patient's information including diagnoses, procedures, symptoms, signs, medications, orders, test results, dialysis treatments and data on all conditions, whether or not directly related to kidney disease. It stores this information from all venues of care provided by any healthcare provider. The information is layered into the system, which contains a query and decision support system and reminder tools that help medical personnel track data in real time. In a typical year over 25,000 discrete pieces of data were recorded for each patient. The system includes a large library of reports and tools that provide a mechanism to flag conditions, lab values or other unexpected health outcomes that may not normally be seen.

"We believe that having a system to collect, query and analyze extensive data -- including information that is not directly related to the condition we are treating -- greatly impacts the outcomes of patients. This is especially important for patients who have multiple systemic diseases that need ongoing evaluation and treatment by many health care providers over many years and at various sites," said Jonathan Lorch, MD, of The Rogosin Institute and Weill Cornell Medical College. "The improved mortality rates we saw in our patients who were tracked using MIQS are striking."

Methods

The MIQS electronic patient record was incorporated in three Rogosin Institute dialysis centers in 1998, 1999 an
'/>"/>

SOURCE MIQS, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Mankato Clinic Selects Allscripts Electronic Health Record
2. ProHealth Physicians Selects Allscripts Electronic Health Record and Practice Management for 240 Providers
3. FairWarning to Host Webinar Featuring HIMSS Chairman and Healthcare Executive from PricewaterhouseCoopers on Electronic Health Record Privacy and Compliance Challenges
4. BioElectronics Corporation (BIEL) SqueezeTrigger Price is $0.11
5. Dblur Concludes Licensing Deal With STMicroelectronics
6. McGraw-Hill Higher Education Publishes Text on Innovative Electronic Health Records System
7. Impact of electronic personal health record on hypertension under study
8. Allscripts Adds TeamPraxis Quality Reporting Software for Electronic Health Records
9. MedeFile Applauds U.S. Presidential Hopefuls for Advocating Widespread Adoption of Electronic Medical Records
10. Ohio Obstetrics and Gynecology Practice Selects Intergy EHR by Sage Electronic Health Record System
11. Buffalo Company Launches First-ever National Electronic Transaction Network to Improve Health Care Access for Uninsured and Underinsured
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/23/2014)... 23, 2014 Rich Dad® Education, a leader ... their charity yard sale to support Habit for Humanity of ... of the proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity. ... being donated to the Habitat for Humanity ReStore thrift store ... , One of the highlights of the yard sale ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... 2014 Global Cardio Care, Inc., a ... Counterpulsation (EECP), is celebrating the 100th birthday of ... the health center. , Weber has been plagued ... ongoing EECP therapy since 1999, he no longer suffers ... of Global Cardio Care, introduced the Sara Soulati ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Bodybuilding.com, the ... online retailer of nutritional supplements, has officially opened the ... BPI SPORTS , the fastest growing sports nutrition company, ... , Brand of the Year, Best Tasting Protein of ... Protein Powder of the year - Whey-HD™, Pre-workout Supplement ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... treating the pernicious disorders of obesity and dementia reside ... University,s Center for Behavioral Neuroscience. In the paper, researchers ... at areas of the brain responsible for memory and ... play a role in reducing certain dementias., "In the ... often fall short. This is a new way for ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... Four hospitals affiliated with the Allegheny Health ... of the country’s best hospitals by U.S. News ... slated for publication in August, the U.S. News 2014-2015 ... Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital and West Penn Hospital as ... , “There is no higher priority at Allegheny ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rich Dad Education Charity Yard Sale Raises Over $650 for Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties 2Health News:Global Cardio Care Celebrates EECP Patient’s 100th Birthday 2Health News:Vote Now; BPI SPORTS is Nominated for Eight 2014 Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards 2Health News:Vote Now; BPI SPORTS is Nominated for Eight 2014 Bodybuilding.com Supplement Awards 3Health News:Targeting the brain to treat obesity 2Health News:Targeting the brain to treat obesity 3Health News:Four Allegheny Health Network Hospitals Named High Performers by U.S. News 2Health News:Four Allegheny Health Network Hospitals Named High Performers by U.S. News 3
... Chem Rx (OTC,Bulletin Board: CHRX, CHRXU, CHRXW), a ... company ticker symbol has,changed to CHRX from PMQC. The ... trading community today., About Chem Rx Corporation, ... is a leading,provider of institutional pharmacy services in the ...
... SAN JOSE, Calif., April 18 VNUS(R) Medical,Technologies, Inc. ... has,received a Notice of Allowability by the U.S. Patent ... continuation of one of the three patents in,the VNUS ... The newly allowed VNUS patent application was filed as ...
... 18 AtriCure, Inc.,(Nasdaq: ATRC ), a medical device ... its financial results for the first quarter,ended March 31, 2008 ... conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday, May,6, 2008 ... of the,conference call will be available online from the investor ...
... connection between vitamin D level and the risk ... a long time, but its clinical relevance had ... from the working group headed by Dr. Jenny ... Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ), collaborating with researchers of the University ...
... LAKE CITY, April 18 Avalon Health Care, Inc. ... Lake City, Utah has,become the first skilled nursing facility ... Recognition (QRCR) from the American Association,for Respiratory Care (AARC)., ... by acute care,hospitals. This achievement reflects Avalon,s overall goal ...
... Changes in dopamine receptor density affects memory and psychomotor ... -- Long-term exposure to solvents in products such as ... the brain,s wiring, researchers report. , These abnormalities ... encephalopathy (CSE), the Dutch team conclude in the April ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Chem Rx Corporation Changes Ticker Symbol to CHRX 2Health News:U.S. Patent Office Allows Significant New VNUS Patent 2Health News:U.S. Patent Office Allows Significant New VNUS Patent 3Health News:AtriCure Announces Web Cast and Conference Call of First Quarter 2008 Financial Results 2Health News:Vitamin D and breast cancer risk 2Health News:Woodland Park Care Center Earns Quality Respiratory Care Recognition 2Health News:Chronic Exposure to Solvents Disturbs Brain's Wiring 2
(Date:7/23/2014)... , July 23, 2014  The management team ... ) will hold a conference call on July ... second quarter ended June 30, 2014.  The call ... 2014Time: , 8:30 am EDTDial-in numbers: , Toll ... (412) 317-0790Webcast (live & archive): , www.columbialabs.com ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... -- Global healthcare company GSK reports Q2 ... increased price competition and supply disruptions to its Consumer ... points out that the company is very much in transition, ... confident about long-term prospects as well as the investments ... Simon Dingemans adds that the company is ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... , July 23, 2014 Research ... the "Prepackaged Medical Kits and Trays - ... offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ... for Prepackaged Medical Kits and Trays in US$ ... Trays, Ophthalmic Custom Trays, Custom Basin Kits, Custom ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Columbia Laboratories to Discuss Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 31st Conference Call 2Prepackaged Medical Kits and Trays - Global Strategic Business Report: Updated 2014 Report 2
... Club (FC) Barcelona, FC Barcelona Foundation, and ... three-year partnership today to energize the global fight to ... life-saving vaccines.  Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill & ... Rosell and Manager Josep Guardiola, announced the partnership at ...
... this week at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) ... and that testing individuals at risk may be beneficial. ... Health and Nutrition Survey, reported in the Archives of ... D levels over 30 nanogram/millilitre (ng/mL), a level that many ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Futbol Club Barcelona and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Team Up to End Polio and Give Every Child an Equal Shot at Life 2Futbol Club Barcelona and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Team Up to End Polio and Give Every Child an Equal Shot at Life 3Data Presented at American Association for Clinical Chemistry Meeting Show Many Americans May Have Low Vitamin D Levels 2Data Presented at American Association for Clinical Chemistry Meeting Show Many Americans May Have Low Vitamin D Levels 3
Bravo Tubing/Filter Supplies (Ten tubing sets, ten filters)...
Bravo pH capsule with delivery system....
pH Calibration Stand with two Sealable Buffer Tubes 1 set....
... proper gel is essential in ... working with pH catheters with ... chloride ion concentration in the ... for proper function of your ...
Medicine Products: