EMR implementers can learn from IT mistakes elsewhere; HIE software report published;

> Healthcare providers would do well to learn from IT implementation mistakes in other industries when adopting EMRs, a report says. Article

> Research and publishing firm IDC breaks down the HIE software market. Blog

> EDIMS, which specializes in EMRs for emergency departments, will link its software with MiRapidAccess, a product from Medit that combines self-service patient kiosks, patient ID cards and online PHRs. Press release

> Australia will spend about $400 million to provide optional EMRs for any citizen that wants one within two years. Article

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