Which EHR Phase Are We In? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 47

Healthcare IT Today

For the 47th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about the various phases of EHR (or EMR if you prefer). In a recent article by Colin Hung, he identified 4 phases of EMR. EMR Consolidation. * EMR Optimization. * EMR Extension.

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Most Read Healthcare IT Today Articles in 2020

Healthcare IT Today

Needless to say, 2020 has been a crazy year that will never be forgotten here at Healthcare IT Today. One of my favorite things to do as we move on to a new year is to look back at the past year.

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When the EMR Goes Down – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

This week he nailed the Healthcare IT Today audience with this video he calls “When the EMR goes down.” ” When the EMR goes […]. If you’re not following Dr. Glaucomflecken, then you’re probably not on Twitter or TikTok.

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Healthcare IT Jobs

Healthcare IT Today

The world and healthcare and IT is crazy right now. Career and Jobs Healthcare IT EHR Jobs EMR Jobs Health IT Jobs Healthcare IT Central Healthcare IT JobsOk, the world in general is pretty crazy right now.

What’s Being Missed in Healthcare IT?

Healthcare IT Today

Understatement of the Day: COVID-19 has overwhelmed healthcare. Turns out that this is a reality regardless of whether your healthcare organization has been hit by an influx of COVID-19 patients or not. I don’t know of any healthcare department that hasn’t had […].

Featured Health IT Job: EMR Specialist

Healthcare IT Today

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

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Unique Partnership Launches First Pathway to Healthcare IT Jobs

Optimum Healthcare IT

Read Time: 3 min Optimum Healthcare IT joins with the University of North Florida to launch first apprenticeship program for EMR and Healthcare IT jobs. The post Unique Partnership Launches First Pathway to Healthcare IT Jobs appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT.

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New Epic EMR Parody Announcement – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

For those not familiar with it, it’s basically the “Onion” of healthcare. It can sometimes whiff a little on the humor, but when they hit they hit it out of the park. EMR-EHR Healthcare IT Epic Epic EMR Epic EMR Parody Gomer BlogIf you don’t follow the Gomer Blog, then you’re missing out. This was how I felt with their recent post called “Epic announces […].

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Healthcare IT Today Search Engine Q&A

Healthcare IT Today

A few months ago, we dipped into the various COVID-19 searches that were being done to find Healthcare IT Today and offered answers and commentary on what people were searching.

Hidden Dangers in Healthcare – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 30

Healthcare IT Today

For the 30th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re doing another edition of Buy or Sell. Here's a quick summary of the buy or sell items discussed: * Buy or Sell: EHR Vendor Consolidation is a Threat to Healthcare Stability. *

Is the EMR Implementation Market Dead?

Healthcare IT Today

I’ve been thinking a lot about the EMR implementation market lately. Ambulatory EMR-EHR Health IT Company Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System LTPAC Cerner David Chou EHR Implementation EHR Replacement Epic Health IT Consulting KLAS Meditech MEDITECH ExpanseLooking at the market, you see a lot of mixed signals about what’s happening.

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Epic EMR Parody Twitter Account is Back – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

Good news for all of us who like some good EHR and Health IT Humor (and you know we do). In case you missed it, you can see our previous Fun Friday highlighting the Epic […].

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COVID-19: Enlisting the EMR in the Fight

Optimum Healthcare IT

Read Time: 3 min In this unprecedented time, the EMR has great potential to support patients and clinicians in the fight against COVID-19. The post COVID-19: Enlisting the EMR in the Fight appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT. Global Cerner COVID-19 EMR Epic

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2020 Health IT Predictions – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 27

Healthcare IT Today

For the 27th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re making predictions as to what you should expect to see in health IT in 2020. Last episode, it was fun to look back at the past decade of health IT.

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. When I first started writing about EMR software, we were also talking about putting high speed internet and wifi into the office as well.

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MEDITECH Integrates Genomics Into Their EHR

Healthcare IT Today

Genomics is one of the most exciting parts of healthcare. It’s also one of the most complex and challenging topics out there. As genomic sequencing prices have dropped and genomic research has accelerated, I know of no area of healthcare that’s more exciting than genomics.

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Is Health IT a Contributor to or a Solution for Staff Burnout? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 58

Healthcare IT Today

For the 58th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about burnout and health IT’s role in staff burnout. We all know that burnout has become a major issue in healthcare. The ironic part is that some point to health IT as the problem (ie.

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Healthcare Conferences – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 17

Healthcare IT Today

For the 17th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about various healthcare conferences. It’s always a challenge knowing which conferences you should attend. Each conference has its own culture, direction, and attendees. It’s no wonder one of the questions we’re asked the most is “Which conferences should I attend?”

Looking Back at the Last Decade of Health IT – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 26

Healthcare IT Today

For the 26th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, and we’re taking a look back at the last decade of Health IT. Hard to believe that it’s almost 2020, but as we enter the new decade join us as we look back. Healthcare Consolidation.

Takeaways from EXPO.health – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 18

Healthcare IT Today

For the 18th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re sharing some takeaways from the EXPO.health conference we held in Boston. In case you missed it, what were you thinking? You missed out on an amazing coming together of the best community of health IT professionals out there. What was the most valuable takeaway from the health IT conference?

Net Health Acquires Casamba

Healthcare IT Today

Net Health, a leading provider of cloud-based software for specialty medical providers, today announced that it has acquired Casamba LLC, a provider of electronic medical record (EMR) solutions for physical, speech and occupational therapy providers and home health and hospice agencies.

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Access to Medical Records – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 15

Healthcare IT Today

For the 15th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Access to Medical Records. Some of it is just bumping up against culture and other is fear. Administration Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership Communication and Patient Experience EMR-EHR Health IT Company Healthcare IT Healthcare IT Today Podcasts HIM Hospital - Health System LTPAC Colin Hung HCAHPS Health IT Podcasts HIM Scene John Lynn Medical Record Access Medical Records Open Notes Patients

Healthcare Regulations: Buying or Selling? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 16

Healthcare IT Today

For the 16th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about whether we’re “buying” or “selling” various healthcare regulations. Back in Episode 12 of the podcast, we tried out a new format we called Health IT: Buy or Sell? It was so popular that we decided to bring it back again in this episode […] Regulation is a major part of healthcare and that's unlikely to change.

Asparia Chatbot Integration with Epic Yields a Seamless Experience for Patients and Epic Users

Healthcare IT Today

If I were to map out the phases of EMR, it would look like this: EMR Adoption. Rapid EMR adoption and implementation fueled by the generous government incentive program (Meaningful Use) EMR Consolidation.

Planning and Optimizing Your MEDITECH Expanse Data Conversion

Healthcare IT Today

In fact, it really is almost a […]. Whenever you change EHR software, one of the biggest pieces of the project is to figure out how to handle the data that resides in the system (or more often systems) that you’re replacing.

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Technology Strategies Helping Healthcare Leaders Get Through The COVID Crisis

Healthcare IT Today

When the pandemic hit, healthcare organizations were thrown into reaction mode, with many long-term projects being shelved indefinitely. However, health leaders were able to take some steps which not only addressed some of their current needs but set the stage for future growth.

Google Exploring Tool Designed to Help Patients Use Their Health Records

Healthcare IT Today

In recent times, Google has been working on a tool designed to help clinicians filter complicated patient information more quickly and view it in context. Now it’s thinking about doing the same thing for consumers.

2019: Healthcare IT gains new ground

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

2019: Year in Review It's been an eventful year for health IT. Of course, that's been the case every year over the past decade since the first meaningful use checks were mailed out, kickstarting the digital healthcare age as we know it.

A Virtual Epic Go-Live

Healthcare IT Today

The following is an interview with Rebecca Manne, RN, BSN – Executive Vice President, EHR Implementation at Optimum Healthcare IT, to learn about their recent experience doing a virtual Epic EHR Go-Live at Valley Children’s Healthcare.

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How Connected Is Our Care – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

” We’re inundated with healthcare standards and always hearing buzzwords like “interoperability” and “information […]. We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 5/7 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

EHR Data is Like 500 People Sharing a Closet

Healthcare IT Today

I always like to gather insights from practicing clinical informaticists, whose job puts them at the crossroads where health IT and care delivery meet.

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Top 5 Risks to Address when Converting Data to MEDITECH Expanse

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Justin Campbell, Vice President, Strategy, at Galen Healthcare Solutions. With Expanse, MEDITECH has delivered a single EMR platform that gathers all the health data needed for treatment […].

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Tegria Acquires Cumberland To Provide New and Enhanced Offerings for Healthcare Providers and Payers

Healthcare IT Today

Tegria today announced the acquisition of Cumberland, a leading healthcare consulting and services firm for payers and providers. The move accelerates the growth of Tegria, launched by Providence in October 2020 to provide next-generation technologies and services to the healthcare sector.

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Do Doctors Almost Universally Hate EHRs?

Healthcare IT Today

Yes, that probably feels like a clickbait headline, but it was what one reader asserted in the comments of my article that Paper Is Contagious. In fact, I’ve heard it a lot.

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MEDITECH, Epic, and Cerner Panel at CHIME Spring Forum

Healthcare IT Today

C-Suite Leadership EMR-EHR Health IT Company Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System Brent Shafer CHIME CHIME 2021 CHIME Spring Forum CHIME21 Donald Trigg EHR EMR Healthcare Leadership Howard Messing Judy Faulkner

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Cerner Agrees To Share Patient Medical Records With Life Insurance Industry Intermediary

Healthcare IT Today

Cerner has struck a deal in which it will let a life insurance industry data vendor access patient records.

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COVID-19 Driven Interoperability and What Does this Mean for Healthcare Interoperability Going Forward?

Healthcare IT Today

As part of our Healthcare IT 100 in 100, we asked a wide variety of healthcare interoperability experts to chime in on the impact of COVID-19 on healthcare interoperability. Plus, then we asked them how it will impact health data sharing going forward.

Pandemic Pressures Could Increase Provider Digital Divide

Healthcare IT Today

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Allscripts and FollowMyHealth’s Approach to Telehealth – EHR Telehealth Series

Healthcare IT Today

Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership EMR-EHR Health IT Company Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System Telemedicine and Remote Monitoring AllScripts COVID-19 Telehealth EHR Telehealth EHR Telehealth Interviews EMR Telehealth FollowMyHealth Kate Palazzolo Skyler Wason Telehealth Telemedicine

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Using Patient Headshots In EHRs Can Reduce Order Errors

Healthcare IT Today

Analytics/Big Data Clinical EMR-EHR Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System IT Brigham and Women's Hospital CPOE EHR Headshots EHR Safety EMR Safety patient photos Physician Orders University of Utah

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