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      • Meaningful Use EHR Incentives Out, But Tech Proficiency Still in High Demand

        Published Mar 05 2017, 12:51 AM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION

        As President Trump seeks to overhaul Obamacare, many health care officials are urging the president to ditch Meaningful Use (MU) and other technical regulations that will require them large sums of money to comply with, while pushing for measures that...

      • Virtual Simulation and Electronic Medical Records: Can We Work Smarter, Not Harder? Lessons Learned

        Published Feb 15 2017, 05:08 AM by Unknown
        • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
        • Simulation
        • Lippincott® DocuCare
        • vSim for Nursing
        • virtual simulations
        • Informatics

        The IOM has challenged health care to examine systems and human factors that impact the safety and well-being of our patients. Informatics is one way nurses and caregivers can work together more effectively to bridge gaps in communication and achieve...

      • EHRs Are Making Nurse Educators ‘Technostressed’

        Published Nov 08 2016, 01:40 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
        • Technology

        The widespread adoption of electronic health record (EHR) technology over the last half-decade has affected more than the practicing nurses and other healthcare providers who use EHRs in daily practice. The national initiative to move from paper to pixels...

      • EHRs and Nursing: Keep Up or Be Left Behind

        Published Jun 03 2016, 06:01 PM by LIPPINCOTT NURSING EDUCATION
        • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
        • Nursing Process

        Electronic health records (EHR) are the key component of healthcare information systems. By now, thanks to the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act(HITECH) and Meaningful Use requirements, most hospitals have adopted EHRs...