Check out, â€śShopping for an EHR (the second time around)â€ť by Sheryl Cash! Â Cash provides valuable insight on understanding that itâ€™s important to avoid making the same mistakes the second time around when replacing your failing EHR. Enjoy!
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 [...]
There are hundreds of certified EHR systems available in the industry. Some target specific medical specialties and/or practice sizes, others are primary-care focused, and still others are better suited for hospitals. Regardless of their specialty, however, most systems boast of increasing revenue, lowering administrative costs, improving quality of care, and delivering meaningful use to your [...]
At the recent HIT Policy Committee public hearing in Washington D.C., many speakers with experience in the field commented about electronic health record (EHR) vendors, implementation, and functionality. For those of you currently engaged in an EHR search process, plan to begin one soon, or are considering switching systems, the comments below from the public [...]
EHR implementation failures happen far too oftenâ€”the software doesnâ€™t live up to user expectations, time-consuming data entry is required, physician workflow is disrupted, and, in the vast majority of cases, a sharp decline in productivity occurs. These are just some of the reasons why, according to a recent KLAS report, more than a third of [...]