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IT Management

More than 50% EU hospitals underfund IT

2017 24 Nov

Hospitals across Europe in general consider IT as an enabler to improve patient safety and care. And even though deployment of big-ticket technologies – notably EHRs and eHealth tools – is on the rise, many provider organisations continue to make do with tight IT budgets.  As Robert Brauer, HIMSS Analytics Research and Quality Assurance Coordinator... Read more

IT Management

EHR Optimisation Faces Budgetary Constraints

2017 28 Feb

With no expansion seen in IT budgets, many CIOs at healthcare organisations say they will still pursue plans of optimising electronic health record (EHR) systems during the next three years, according to research and consulting firm KPMG.In general, CIOs are hoping to achieve savings from optimisation efforts and then reinvest those funds, particularly... Read more