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EHR data increasingly used to inform clinical care decisions

Dive Brief: In 2017, 94% of U.S. hospitals used their EHR data in ways that inform clinical practice, up from 87% in 2015 and equal to 2016 usage, new data released by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology shows.  The most frequent use of EHR data was to support quality improvement (82%), followed… Read More »

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Ochsner Health System seeks improved access to clinical trials

Ochsner Health is partnering with Pfizer Inc. in a multi-year program to develop innovative models for clinical trials. Working with Pfizer, the delivery system with 40 owned and affiliated hospitals and more than 100 health centers and urgent care facilities, as well as its innovationOchsner lab, will look for ways to enhance the clinical trial… Read More »

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