EHR Search Process

Analyzing 2013 as the “Year of the Great EHR Vendor Switch”

Posted by EHRblogger on March 26, 2013 at 4:54 pm

Healthcare and Information Technology are two dynamic industries that directly impact providers on a daily basis. In this post, I would like to analyze some fascinating research and commentary from Healthcare IT authors that spend their lives deciphering flaws in the Healthcare Information Technology industry. Susan Hall of FierceEMR believes 2013 could be the “Year [...]

EHR Decisions, Decisions…

Posted by EHRblogger on February 28, 2013 at 7:39 pm

We all face daily decisions—from what to wear to the complexities of selecting a mutual fund for our 401k. It’s all about making the best informed choice at the right time. It is so important when practices assess EHRs—a decision so fundamental to their success—that they use the utmost due-diligence and reasoned consideration. Yet time [...]

Top 5 Changes in Patient Expectations

Posted by EHRblogger on June 28, 2012 at 3:27 pm

As health care information technology (HCIT) advances, EHRs continue to be both a valuable asset for patients and a necessity for physicians. Patient Portals have increasingly become the interface between patients and their physicians. So, with the capability of having access to one’s medical records, appointment, schedule, healthcare history, and billing, what will be some [...]

EHR Interoperability: Making Sense of It All

Posted by EHRblogger on May 24, 2012 at 2:48 pm

In Stage 2 of meaningful use, interoperability takes center stage; there’s increased attention and focus on the sharing of data. It’s more important than ever to understand the differences among EHR vendors’ data platforms and their approaches to interoperability. As the purchaser of a new EHR, your goal is to make collecting, managing, and sharing [...]

How to Keep an EHR in 10 Ways

Posted by EHRblogger on February 24, 2012 at 9:19 pm

In the movie How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, starlet Kate Hudson makes every mistake a woman can make to drive a man away, while heartthrob Matthew McConaughey does just the opposite—he makes all the right decisions and compromises to make the relationship work. Now, imagine the protagonists are an EHR and a [...]