Re: patient self-scheduling as mentioned in the Jim Higgins interview.I want to turn on patient self-scheduling for our site, which will use Cerner’s own patient portal and integrates with Cerner’s Scheduling product, but I’d love to hear about other sites’ experiences with patient self-scheduling. ” A company spokesperson responded to my inquiry: “I can confirm that this information is factually incorrect.Fleming tells Politico that he thought he was interviewing for the National Coordinator job, but says of the one he took, “I think it’s the same or a similar position – I really don’t know.” Fleming lost his Senate bid in 2016 after an eight-year term as Congressman, finishing fifth in the primary after giving up his House seat to run.
That’s apparently a newly created HHS position whose connection to ONC has not been stated.
The 65-year-old Fleming says his understanding of the job is as a champion for innovation, describing his goals of improving EHR productivity, spurring EHR vendor competition, paying doctors to use technology, and reducing physician administrative burden.
Pharmacists would also have to record each drug prescription on the site and include prescriber and pharmacist information, and for some drugs, the patient’s information.
Hospitals would also have to record all medication dispensing activity, including details of any adverse reactions.
John Fleming to join HHS under Trump President Trump appoints former House Representative John Fleming (R-LA) to the newly created position as deputy assistant secretary for health technology within HHS.