Epic unveils its 11,000 person, five-story, underground auditorium named Deep Space at this years Epic UGM conference. The conference drew more than 15,000 attendees.
Australia’s $1 billion patient-centered health records system contains only 5,427 records after 15 months live. Doctors reportedly have less than a 0.5 percent chance of finding clinically relevant information about their patients on the new system. Health Minister Peter Dutton who was sworn in on Wednesday has pledged to undertake a “comprehensive assessment.”
CMS publishes an ICD-10 implementation guide designed to help providers prepare for the upcoming transition to ICD-10 codes.
Health IT startup accelerator Healthbox has announced the first class of startups that will attend the new Nashville program this fall.
Source: Morning Headlines 9/20/13