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Hit

A unit measuring a person or IP address visiting a website. In general, the more hits a website generates, the higher revenue it earns from advertising and other sources.
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1. To sell a security at a bid price quoted by a dealer. For example, a trader will hit a bid.
2. To lose money on a trade. For example, a dealer may take a hit on the holdings of Moore's Fried Foods' common stock.
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Next, the laboratory's results are transmitted back to the referrer's EHR completing the second third of the circle.
The primary objective of this study is to compare EHR (+) patients to EHR (-) patients in order to determine the impact of EHR access on ED patient care.
The research framework for this study mainly developed based on the unified theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology (UTAUT) [14] to study the behavioral intention to adopt EHR and the factors that influence such intention among students in two selected medical colleges in Bangladesh.
On the basis of practice size, the global ambulatory EHR market has been segmented into large practices, small-to-medium-sized practices, and solo practices.
Nursing educators are encouraged to frame EHR instruction with the TIGER recommendations because they address the skills needed for application (Hebda & Calderone, 2010).
Tonya Edwards, M.D., physician executive at consulting firm Impact Advisors, agrees that consolidation is the most significant trend happening in the EHR market today, noting that for large health systems, the options for enterprise solutions have gone down to three key vendors--Epic, Cerner, and Meditech (Westwood, Mass.), with a "smattering" of Allscripts.
Even though both practices were using the exact same version of the EHR, each had very different work flows, defaults, and other nuances that meant data didn't transfer smoothly cheaply.
Along with Entrada Rhythm's ability to help caregivers create clinically relevant documentation within the EHR without sacrificing productivity, Entrada's cloud-based Mobile Engagement Platform also helps caregivers seamlessly engage the EHR and coordinate care from anywhere, no matter which EHR system they use.
EHR not only effects Communication, but also Litigation.
In order to assess the rate of duplicate test ordering, we reviewed all inpatient and outpatient echocardiograms performed at our laboratory for a twelve-month period prior to institution of the EHR (from July 2007 to June 2008).
However, some clinicians are concerned about the possible negative impact of EHR systems on health care.
They said the integrated EHR will help the hospitals improve population health, support clinical care and advance interoperability through meaningful use--the federally mandated use of EHR to improve care coordination, quality, efficiency and patient safety.