HIMSS names Davies finalists; DrChrono.com EMR iPad App gets major updates;

> HIMSS has named finalists for the 2010 Davies Ambulatory Care and Davies Public Health Awards of Excellence. Press release

> Barely a month after its launch, the DrChrono.com EMR App for the iPad has gotten a major update, to include support for dictation and e-prescribing. Company blog

> In comments to the DEA, Emdeon wants an interim plan so physicians can start e-prescribing controlled substances immediately. Press release

> Practice Fusion has integrated its free EMR with a practice management system from Kareo. Press release

> Practice Fusion also announced a hardware partnership with computer-maker Dell. Press release

> Merge Healthcare has updated several HIE products that help support "image-enabled" EMRs. Press release

> IBM is teaming up with a Chinese hospital to study EMR data on the efficacy of traditional Chinese medicine in treatment of kidney disease. Press release

And Finally... Here's a great argument for keeping medical records up to date. Article