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HCMC is first Twin Cities hospital to reach highest level of electronic medical record implementation

Hennepin County Medical Center has been recognized by HIMSS Analytics with its Stage 7 Award marking attainment of the highest level on the Electronic Medical Records Adoption Model℠ (EMRAM), which is used to track EMR progress at hospitals and health systems. “We are proud to … Continue reading

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HCMC recognized for leadership in electronic health record use

Contact: Christine Hill, 612-873-5719 One of the earliest users of electronic health record technology for patient care, Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) is one of only 4 percent of more than 5,300 hospitals in the U.S. hospitals that have reached Stage 6 … Continue reading

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CIO Joanne Sunquist briefs press on EHR “Meaningful Use”

At a press briefing in Washington D.C. on September 13 hosted by the College of Health Information Management Executives (CHIME), HIMSS and Electronic Health Record Association, industry leaders assessed year one of the Medicare & Medicaid EHR Incentive Program. Panelists agreed … Continue reading

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