6 EHR Optimization Tips

Healthcare IT Today

One thing I’ve learned in 16 years writing about health IT and particularly focused on EMR (now EHR if you prefer), is that the EHR still impacts so many things in the life of a clinician.

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Downstream Impacts of EHR Optimization

Healthcare IT Today

Yesterday we shared 6 EHR optimization tips with you. Today, we’re going to look at the ecosystem of technology that interacts with the EHR and makes the EHR experience better (or worse if done wrong).

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EHR-Enabled Autonomy: Optimization Strategies for Success

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How the EHR is like a growing blob

KevinMD

How the EHR is like a growing blob originally appeared in KevinMD.com. I’m not sure about you, but May 27 cannot come soon enough for me. Finally, after three years, we will get the next installment of Stranger Things and another round of monsters, friendships, and 80s memories.

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Innovative Ways to Improve Your Patients’ Digital Experience

Speaker: Prof. Dina Ziadlou, Ph.D., Professor at School of Health Science at Colorado Technical University, USA, Executive Board Member & Chair of Digital Transformation Leadership at International Society for Telemedicine and e-Health, Switzerland

As our healthcare ecosystem is a patient-centric system toward achieving quality care domains, it is essential to reshape our client empowerment and engagement strategies based on digital transformation to maximize the effectiveness of healthcare outcomes.

Featured Health IT Job: EHR Implementation Specialist

Healthcare IT Today

Today, we’re featuring the EHR Implementation Specialist position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers.

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Walmart Chooses Epic EHR

Healthcare IT Today

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Not All EHR Are Created Equal

Healthcare IT Today

Having written about EMR and EHR software for 15 years, it’s amazing to think how far we’ve come. Then, the HITECH Act provided $36 billion of stimulus money and required EHR […].

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Insights Into EHR Documentation Workstations

Healthcare IT Today

One of the most important and least covered things in healthcare IT is the various EHR Documentation Workstations.

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MEDITECH EHR Migration and Legacy Data Management

Healthcare IT Today

EHR migrations are becoming more common as many healthcare organizations switch EHRs or choose to upgrade to a new version of their EHR. That was the situation Magnolia Regional Health Center found themselves in when they migrated to a new version of the MEDITECH EHR.

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EHR Wish List – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

This week’s chat will be hosted by John Lynn (@techguy) from @hcitoday on the topic “EHR Wish List.” ” While the EHR market is quite mature and we don’t see new EHR implementations happening a lot, […].

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Sharing medical information between EHRs: 4 different approaches

KevinMD

Sharing medical information between EHRs: 4 different approaches originally appeared in KevinMD.com. The current COVID pandemic has brought into stark contrast the woeful state of medical data collection and data sharing in the United States.

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How an AI bot transformed my EHR experience

KevinMD

How an AI bot transformed my EHR experience originally appeared in KevinMD.com. What is it about the documentation of patient encounters that is so aggravating? I was ecstatic to be part of the generation that entered the computer age in medicine.

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EHR Optimization – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 88

Healthcare IT Today

For the 88th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about EHR Optimization. Many people are tired of hearing about EMR and EHR. Many people are tired of hearing about EMR and EHR.

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VUMC Mounts Successful Effort To Address Less-Useful EHR Alerts

Healthcare IT Today

A hospital program aimed at reducing EHR alert fatigue by cutting down the number of “interruptive” alerts has made a meaningful impact on the number of alerts clinicians received.

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MEDITECH Integrates Genomics Into Their EHR

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Where Does it Hurt? Specialty Physician Shares Three Ways to Improve EHR Charting

Healthcare IT Today

It’s also well known that many physicians remain disappointed with the charting and clinical documentation capabilities of hospital and specialty EHRs. In KLAS’s latest EHR satisfaction report , response time and reliability were added as foundational factors for EHR success.

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Larry Ellison’s Vision of a National EHR Database as Part of Cerner Acquisition

Healthcare IT Today

Much has been written about Larry Ellison’s vision of what he called a “National EHR Database.” To be clear, I’m not sure if this was Ellison’s goal with a “National EHR Database” or not.

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3 steps to changing your EHR system

KevinMD

If you are a physician unhappy with your current EHR system (surveys suggest 2 out of 3 are), and you do have the ability to switch, this article is for you.

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Modernizing Medicine EHR’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

As part of our ongoing series of telehealth interviews with EHR vendors, we’re excited to share our interview with Patric Edmondson, Chief Technology Officer and Dr. Andrew Rosenthal, Medical Director of Plastic Surgery at Modernizing Medicine.

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The EHR is autistic

KevinMD

Ironically, the same electronic health records (EHRs) initially designed as a tool to help physicians diagnose diseases have largely evaded diagnostic scrutiny. Talk to physicians who utilize them on a daily basis, however, and it becomes abundantly clear that today’s EHRs are ailing. They are adding hours to the physicians’ workday, siphoning attention from patient care, and sowing the seeds of demoralization across the profession of medicine. To address this. Read more.

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DoJ Joins False Claims Whistleblower Suit Against EHR Vendor Modernizing Medicine

Healthcare IT Today

The US Department of Justice has announced that it intends to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed against EHR vendor Modernizing Medicine and cofounder and CEO Daniel Cane.

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MEDITECH To Integrate Google Health Data Tools Into Its EHR

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Can Performance Analytics Impact the EHR Clinical Documentation Conundrum?

Healthcare IT Today

EHRs have been implemented for nearly two decades in healthcare and many usability issues still remain. Of these, one of the top issues reported by physician users in virtually every EHR usability study is clinical documentation.

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Changing EHR Leadership: New CEOs at Cerner and MEDITECH

Healthcare IT Today

In just the last month, we have two new CEOs of two of the largest EHR vendors in the industry. C-Suite Leadership EMR-EHR Health IT Company Healthcare IT Cerner David Feinberg Donald Tripp EHR CEOs EHR Leadership Epic Howard Messing Judy Faulkner Meditech Michelle O'Connor William Zollars

MEDITECH EHR’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

When we first started creating our live video telehealth list, we quickly realized that every healthcare organization was going to need to know and understand how their EHR vendor was planning to approach telehealth. Were EHR vendors going to roll out their own solution?

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Greenway Health EHR’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

As part of our ongoing series of telehealth interviews with EHR vendors, we’re excited to share our interview with David Cohen, Chief Product and Technology Officer at Greenway Health.

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Azalea Health EHR’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

As part of our ongoing series of telehealth interviews with EHR vendors, we’re excited to share our interview with Baha Zeidan, Co-founder and CEO of Azalea Health. In this series, we talk with EHR vendors to better understand how they’re approaching telehealth.

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AdvancedMD EHR’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

As part of our ongoing series of telehealth interviews with EHR vendors, we’re excited to share our interview with Tim Costantino, VP, Head of Product at AdvancedMD. In this series, we talk with EHR vendors to better understand how they’re approaching telehealth.

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Sharing medical information between EHRs: 4 different approaches

KevinMD

Sharing medical information between EHRs: 4 different approaches originally appeared in KevinMD.com. The current COVID pandemic has brought into stark contrast the woeful state of medical data collection and data sharing in the United States.

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When an EHR is hacked by Russians

KevinMD

In 2012 our practice invested $300,000 into building computer infrastructure and the purchase of a brand-spanking-new electronic health record, commonly referred to as an EHR. Hippocrates didn't have a server. The mandate for this purchase was brought forth from the federal government with the intent to improve overall health care communication. Since this expenditure, terms […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now.

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Who’s Responsible? Epic or EHR Configuration

Healthcare IT Today

There’s a classic software problem that many who use an EHR don’t understand. Ambulatory EMR-EHR Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System LTPAC EHR Configuration EHR Optimization Epic Epic EHR Graham Walker Joanne Cournoyer Judy Faulkner

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EHR Integration – Telehealth Features Series

Healthcare IT Today

In this Telehealth Feature Series, we’re going to cover the long list of potential telehealth features available today. As you’re considering your own approach to telehealth, we will provide you a look at all the possible features telehealth companies are offering on the market.

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How Hospitals Can Extract Value from EHR Analytics

Electronic Health Reporter

The article How Hospitals Can Extract Value from EHR Analytics appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial EHR EHR analytics EHRs hospital EHRs use of EHRs by hospitalsThis article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

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Sentara Healthcare: Reducing Epic EHR Operating Costs by Virtualizing with VMware

Healthcare IT Today

When I look back at the history of EHR software, it’s amazing to see how far we’ve come. Especially when it comes to how an EHR is hosted.

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Do Doctors Almost Universally Hate EHRs?

Healthcare IT Today

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The Importance of Handling Legacy EHR Data During the Move to a New EHR

Healthcare IT Today

While many EHR projects were put on hold or at least slowed down during COVID-19, we’re starting to see many of these projects revving back up.

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Why Independent Practices Need EHRs To Boost Productivity

Electronic Health Reporter

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From electric fish to smart device EHRs: the mind-blowing evolution of health care technology

KevinMD

From electric fish to smart device EHRs: the mind-blowing evolution of health care technology originally appeared in KevinMD.com. Fun fact: The first recorded use of electric stimulation to ease pain was in … get ready … CE 46!

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Streamlining Vaccine Workflows In EHRs: Implementing Key Practices

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Streamlining Vaccine Workflows In EHRs: Implementing Key Practices appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Paul Brient, chief product officer, athenahealth.

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