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Health IT and Vegas: Made for Each Other

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I was in Las Vegas at HIMSS this last week, which, for the uninitiated, is a veritable orgy of health information technology (HIT). Someone from HIMSS leadership told me that over 42,000 people had shown up and they were expecting closer to 45,000.

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Five Of My Favorite Health IT Influencers Online

Healthcare IT Today

Recently, a research organization named GlobalData came out with its list of the top 10 HealthTech influencers for the fourth quarter of 2019.

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.

How Does Health IT Enable Accountable Care? – #HITsm Chat Topic

Healthcare IT Today

This week’s chat will be hosted by Travis Broome (@Travis_Broome) on the topic “How Does Health IT Enable Accountable Care?” We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 11/22 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

Health IT Workarounds – Funny or Insanity?

Healthcare IT Today

It’s just unfortunate that all of those creative juices are spent on workarounds and not the core problems. While many of the health IT workarounds out there are about health IT people doing what they need to in order to get […]. Administration Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership Healthcare IT Hospital - Health System IT LTPAC Aaron Miri Dirk Stanley Health IT Workarounds Janae Sharp Lucia Savage

Health IT Industry Outlook Survey Reveals Six Key Leadership Trends for 2019

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This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. In the seventh annual Health IT Industry Outlook Survey conducted by Stoltenberg Consulting Inc.,

Pharmacy IT Has Much In Common with Health IT in Hospitals and Clinics, but More Robots

Healthcare IT Today

For those not familiar with the ASHP (I wasn’t before I attended), it’s the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. I recently had the opportunity to attend the ASHP conference in Las Vegas.

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

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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.

Health IT Leaders choose MU, Consumerism and Cloud as Top Stories of Past Decade

Healthcare IT Today

We also saw the rise of patient portals, a movement towards value-based care, the implementation of a new billing code system and an explosion of health data. It’s hard to […].

Health IT and Marketing (Odd Couple?) – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 21

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For the 21st episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Health IT and Marketing. Shouldn’t the CIO (IT) and CMO (Marketing) work together? Every hospital and health system has a marketing team and an IT team.

Provider Adoption Across Clinical Technology Platforms – Why Is It Sometimes So Difficult?

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Experian acquires MyHealthDirect, strengthening leadership position in patient access and engagement

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Gender Workforce Equality Is Not Gender Pay Equality

Healthcare IT Today

In our recent 2020 Health IT Predictions podcast episode, we made a wide variety of predictions about what we can expect in healthcare and health IT. Administration C-Suite Leadership Healthcare IT gender equality Health IT Pay Gap Health IT Wage Gap Hospital Pay Gap

Social Virtual Reality: Health, Healthcare, and Health IT! – #HITsm Chat Topic

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This week’s chat will be hosted by Chuck Webster (@wareFLO) on the topic “Social Virtual Reality: Health, Healthcare, and Health IT!” We’re excited to share the topic and questions for this week’s #HITsm chat happening Friday, 10/11 at Noon ET (9 AM PT).

Healthcare Vendor or Strategic Partner? The choice is not as simple as many make it out to be….

Healthcare IT Today

Like many healthcare IT professionals, I am regularly bombarded with emails and phone calls from prospective vendors touting their wares. The following is a guest article by Troy Foster, Senior Manager of Communications Infrastructure.

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. For those not familiar with this format, we’ll offer up some health IT assertion and then Colin and John will discuss whether they’re buying or selling that assertion and why.

#HIMSS20 Mix Tape

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7 Lessons Learned from the Career of Gus Malezis, CEO of Imprivata

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Medicare ACOs Improving Care Coordination With Health IT, But Still Have Work To Do

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A recent study by the HHS Office of Inspector General suggests that Medicare ACOs coordinate care more effectively when they have the right health IT tools in place, particularly when ACO members share one EHR platform and have access to a robust HIE.

Healthcare Value Unbounded

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Creating a high-value conversation about Healthcare with Kathleen Aller at the Healthcare Leadership Conference by InterSystems.

Healthcare Cybersecurity – Familiar and Unfamiliar Risks?

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Andy Nieto, Global Healthcare Solutions Manager for Lenovo Health. As healthcare continues its digital transformation journey, providing care is becoming easier and more efficient for providers.

5 Surprise Questions – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 28

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For the 28th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re trying out a new segment called 5 SURPRISE questions. In this segment Colin will ask John 5 questions and John will ask Colin 5 questions, but neither person knows what the other is going to ask until they ask it.

Consumerism: Good for Business, Bad for Health? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 29

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For the 29th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about healthcare consumerism and if it’s Good for Business and Bad for Health? Are These Consumer Health Products Just Lipstick on a Pig of Do They Actually Solve a Problem?

The Safe Bets You Used to Choose Aren’t The Safe Bets Anymore

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Adopting Standardized Workflow in Your Practice: The Resistance and How to Overcome It

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Hot 2020 Health Information Management and Health Information Technology Topics

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As we head into 2020, I reached out to a number of people in Health Information Management (HIM) and Health Information Technology (HIT) to hear their thoughts on these hot topics: Social Determinants of Health (SDoH), Privacy and Security of Health Information, Medical Coding Standards, and Patient Matching. Turns out that SDoH was a particularly […]. Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership Health IT Company Healthcare IT HIM Hospital - Health System LTPAC Regulations Security and Privacy AHIMA Bill Wagner ComplyAssistant Gerry Blass Health Information Blocking Health Information Management HIM Scene HIPAA ICD-11 Jon Melling KIWI-TEK Lauren Riplinger Medical Coding Standards MRO Patient Matching Pivot Point Consulting Rita Bowen Sue Bowman

Bridging the Persistent Chasm Between Healthcare and IT

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As an IT professional in healthcare, I learned a valuable lesson early in my career. While working for a medical device company, I was involved in the rollout of new IT functionality that introduced the concept of passively monitoring various sensors […].

Does Patient Experience Transformation Depend on Digital Transformation? – #HITsm Chat Topic

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Best Practices for Your Epic EHR Go-Live

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Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes

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As health systems focused on ensuring doctors had access to state-of-the-art health IT to monitor their patients when they couldn’t be at the bedside, the quality of tools and pace of adoption for nursing solutions did not keep up.

Creative Ways to Leverage an RTLS Infrastructure to Enhance Staff Workflows and Patient Care

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Physician Satisfaction with Electronic Health Records – the Data Might Surprise You – Part 1

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest article by Heather Haugen from Atos and Mitchell Josephson from KLAS. What factors predict physician satisfaction with clinical systems?

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The Legal Pitfalls of Using a PDF Chart Summary or Cold Storage as a Healthcare Data Archiving Strategy

Healthcare IT Today

For example, sacrificing fidelity (how well the original shape and precision of the data is preserved) for accessibility (how easy it is to get at the needed information). […]. The following is a guest blog post by Justin Campbell, Vice President, Strategy, at Galen Healthcare Solutions.

Healthcare Assumptions You Should Bank On – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 20

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For the 20th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Healthcare Assumptions You Should Bank On. We often talk to people are just entering the health IT space. It turns out that there are a lot of things in healthcare that are pretty unique.

New Module from Esri Takes Aim at Foodborne Illnesses

Healthcare IT Today

The innovative health team over at ESRI, recently revamped their restaurant inspection module to help public health agencies tackle the challenge of foodborne illness in the United States.

Physician Satisfaction with Electronic Health Records – the Data Might Surprise You – Part 2

Healthcare IT Today

In case you missed part 1 of the EHR Physician Satisfaction Series, be sure you read it to understand the research background behind these predictors of EHR satisfaction and to learn about the first two predictors of physician satisfaction: Training […].

Are Medical Groups Still Viable? – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 23

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For the 23rd episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re asking the question Are Medical Groups Still Viable? Not the least of which is hospitals and health systems […] Are Medical Groups Still Viable?

Health Data Myths and Reality – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 24

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For the 24th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, and we’re talking about the health data myths and realities. The collection of health data is happening everywhere. In this episode we dive into the myths and realities associated with health data.

Can Google “Restore the Joy of Caregiving”?

Healthcare IT Today

It’s a sentiment I’ve heard over and over from people who think that Google or Apple could enter healthcare and finally make the software a joy. That’s quite an ambitious question.

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