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The top three EHR implementation challenges faced by practices

19th May 2016<p>Implementing an EHR system, whether it be from paper charting or another EHR system, comes with expected challenges for medical …

Making electronic health records talk to each other

Electronic health records (EHRs) can give doctors on-the-spot information about a patient’s medical history, allergies, medications, test results and …

Updates on Health IT Interoperability Progress from CMS, ONC

March 09, 2016 - As the healthcare industry continues to prioritize interoperability and health information exchange between systems, the Office of …

athenahealth, eClinicalWorks, Epic, NextGen Healthcare and Surescripts First to Adopt Enhanced Data Sharing Practices

<i>Five Healthcare IT Leaders Adopt Carequality Interoperability Framework</i><p><b>McLEAN, VA. (January 21, 2016) –</b> Carequality, an initiative of The Sequoia …

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Interoperability is all the rage. Why don't we have it?

Maybe you haven't heard but interoperability is all the rage these days. At the recent HIMSS16, HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell announced a …

4 Steps for Ensuring a Successful EHR Optimization Project

March 17, 2016 - With EHR adoption widespread across the healthcare industry, providers are now looking for opportunities for EHR optimization to …

Considerations for Successful Clinical Data Abstraction

The healthcare marketplace is in the midst of a remarkably active period of consolidations, acquisitions and mergers. The healthcare systems that are …

How to pick the best project management methodology for success

Choosing the right project management methodology for your team is the first step to success.<p>But with so many different — and in some cases, …

Jumping ship: Why hospitals switch EHR vendors & how to handle the aftermath

November 04, 2015 | Print | Email<p>Selecting and implementing an EHR is a serious commitment. Hospitals and health systems invest multiple years and …

EHR implementation: Keeping million-dollar projects from bleeding beyond the budget

October 01, 2015 | Print | Email<p>Love them or hate them, everyone can agree on one point: EHRs are expensive.<p>Hospital and health system EHR …

What's new with EHRs?

Dan Neel<p>November 26, 2013<p>Share this content:<p>What's new with EHRs?<p>A universal rule of all things electronic is that later versions are almost always …

Five Proven Approaches to EHR Test Planning

With the complexity of electronic health record (EHR) implementations and accelerated timelines, some organizations wait to consider what is needed …

Inside an EMR Implementation

Under the gun, best practices in IT project management delivers success for Michigan hospital.

How to minimize revenue risk when implementing an EHR

A revenue cycle executive passes on six best practices from a series of EHR rollouts that were designed to soften risks to the organization's billing …

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Importance of Workflow Analysis During Physician Office EMR Implementation

<b>Mapping the workflow processes</b> is a very simple exercise, but frequently not taken seriously with a high enough level of detail. Every step, no …

Application of Project Management Concepts to Mitigate Time and Change Process Barriers to EHR Adoption

The implementation of electronic medical record (EMR) or electronic health record (EHR) systems is perceived to bring quality, efficiency, and safety …

10 Healthcare Big Data Analytics Outsourcing Mistakes to Avoid

November 24, 2015 - Hospitals are trimming costs and cutting down on manpower requirements by outsourcing many of their healthcare big data analytics …

Emory Healthcare cuts clicks by optimizing EHR workflow

It’s long been said that implementation of electronic health records never truly ends. Once a system is in place, the focus should turn to …

How to Make Electronic Health Records an Asset Instead of a Burden

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>This fall, athenahealth launched a campaign called “Let Doctors Be Doctors.” The target of the campaign’s ire, the thing standing in doctors’ way, was the electronic health record, or EHR. It really struck a nerve: The associated video has been viewed 25,000 times, a corresponding hashtag …