Blockchain in Healthcare – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 13

Healthcare IT Today

For the 13th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Blockchain in Healthcare. Maybe you didn’t realize it was blockchain since they called it bitcoin or ethereum or some other term that uses blockchain. Healthcare Blockchain Hype.

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.

Optimum Healthcare IT Ranked in 2019 Modern Healthcare IT Consulting Firm Survey

Optimum Healthcare IT

Optimum Healthcare IT announced that it ranked 5th among 16 firms in the Modern Healthcare survey of the largest health IT consulting firms. Press Health IT Modern Healthcare Optimum Healthcare IT Top IT Consulting Firms

Measuring Satisfaction in Healthcare – Healthcare IT Today Podcast Episode 14

Healthcare IT Today

For the 14th episode of the Healthcare IT Podcast, we’re talking about Measuring Satisfaction in Healthcare. We all know a great experience when we see it, but measuring it across an organization is a really hard thing to do.

The Healthcare IT Staffing Shortage Is Moving into High Gear…Here’s Why

Phoenix Health Systems

While it’s great news that healthcare jobs will be among the fastest growing through 2026, the plethora of jobs is a double-edged sword. The projected supply of qualified workers will not fill the demand, and as any hospital CIO can attest, the shortage of qualified workers in healthcare IT is nearly as worrisome as the growing paucity of clinical professionals. Healthcare support occupations (23.6

Optimum Healthcare IT Named Top Developing HIT Advisory Firm in KLAS Report

Optimum Healthcare IT

Optimum Healthcare IT named as the top-rated developing HIT Advisory Services firm as outlined in the KLAS HIT Advisory Services 2019 report. The post Optimum Healthcare IT Named Top Developing HIT Advisory Firm in KLAS Report appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT.

Optimum Healthcare IT Releases Skillmarket Mobile Application

Optimum Healthcare IT

Optimum Healthcare IT announced today that it has released a mobile application of their proprietary Skillmarket consultant tool. The post Optimum Healthcare IT Releases Skillmarket Mobile Application appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT.

How Hospitals Are Beating the Healthcare IT Labor Shortage

Phoenix Health Systems

By any measure, superior IT departments with highly specialized staff have become an essential factor in the success of today’s healthcare industry. As this group continues to age it will need ever more care—and that means healthcare will need more workers.

Optimum Healthcare IT Completes Epic Go-Live at North Mississippi Health Services

Optimum Healthcare IT

Optimum Healthcare IT completes training & go-live of the Epic EHR system at North Mississippi Health Services in Tupelo, MS. The post Optimum Healthcare IT Completes Epic Go-Live at North Mississippi Health Services appeared first on Optimum Healthcare IT.

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Featured Health IT Job: Sr Epic Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

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

Featured Health IT Job: Technical Consultant

Healthcare IT Today

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

Successfully Approaching M&As in Healthcare IT

Mobile Health Matters

Over the past couple of years, there have been around 200 merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the healthcare IT space, driven by high enterprise value and the sheer size of the industry. Instead, go on the offense and own up to the challenges it currently faces.

Featured Health IT Job: Epic Analyst (Staff or Senior) – Resolute Hospital Billing

Healthcare IT Today

We like to regularly feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Epic Analyst (Staff or Senior) – Resolute Hospital Billing position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central.

Healthcare IT Integration Market Trends 2024

Healthcare Guys

Healthcare IT integration is a consortium of IT and healthcare sector and involves the application of latest IT solutions to monitor people’s health, perform secured exchange of their electronic data and provide economical healthcare solutions

A Perfect Storm in Healthcare IT: The Problem of Unmet Staffing Needs

Phoenix Health Systems

The healthcare IT job outlook is currently a maze of contradictions. Some good news: healthcare is driving jobs growth more than most industry sectors, at the rate of 35 thousand+ jobs per month so far in 2018. Many of these are healthcare IT jobs. Bad news: It is increasingly difficult to find high quality IT talent with expert levels of healthcare knowledge. Meantime, our 77 million baby boomers are deluging our healthcare providers.

Best Practices for Your Epic EHR Go-Live

Healthcare IT Today

The following is a guest blog post by Heather Haugen & Mia Erickson from Atos Epic continues to gain market share across the healthcare landscape. Many of the largest healthcare organizations have implemented Epic and they remain a strong contender for new implementations […].

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What is working well in Healthcare IT?

Healthcare Guys

What is working well in Healthcare IT? Advantages of electronic medical records and benefits of health information technology. Benefits of e-prescribing

What Can Healthcare IT Leaders Do To Flip the Script on Physician Burnout?

hea!thcare innovation - Clinical IT

Leaders from Nemours Children’s Health System discuss the challenges involved in improving the well-being of their health system’s nearly 850 physicians, in the context of EHR-related challenges

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Download Our EHR Implementation Guide & Help Make Your Doctors Happy

Phoenix Health Systems

Barely a week goes by without seeing a new report detailing physicians’ dissatisfaction with their hospitals’ IT systems. They require strong leadership and IT expertise, exhaustive planning, and detailed coordination both with the system vendor and all user stakeholders in order to complete them successfully. We hope it is useful! EHRs are the #1 target.

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New Tech Tonics Podcast: Ari Caroline: Broad Intellect Meets Deep Humanity

Digital Health

Featured Health IT Job: Chief Information Officer

Healthcare IT Today

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

Successfully Approaching M&As in Healthcare IT

HiTech Answers

By Angela Pierce - Over the past couple of years, there have been around 200 merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the healthcare IT space, driven by high enterprise value and the sheer size of the industry. The post Successfully Approaching M&As in Healthcare IT appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News.

EHR Analogies and Comparisons – Fun Friday

Healthcare IT Today

It’s Friday and so we like to have a little more fun here at Healthcare IT Today. If you’re not familiar with the Epic EMR Parody account, it’s an account that highlights many of the funny, ironic, challenging, frustrating, etc things about […].

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Why On Earth Are Physicians Still Collecting Patient Data Using Paper Forms?

Healthcare IT Today

As part of its “Patients over Paperwork” effort, CMS recently issued a Request for Information seeking new ideas on reducing levels of administrative burden. Administration Ambulatory C-Suite Leadership EMR-EHR Healthcare IT IT CMS.

Featured Health IT Job: IT Applications Manager

Healthcare IT Today

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

MobiHealthNews and Healthcare IT News are going global — here's what you need to know

Mobi Health News

Breaking down the differences between HIMSS Media's publications

MIPS Audits: Lessons Learned from Meaningful Use

Healthcare IT Today

Just as the Meaningful Use (MU) EHR Incentive program brought potential audits to providers, so it will be with the MIPS program. The following is a guest blog post by Jim Tate, Founder of EMR Advocate & MIPS Consulting.

Happy Independence Day!

Healthcare IT Today

Today is Independence Day or as most of us like to call it, 4th of July. I hope that many of you that regularly read Healthcare IT Today are enjoying time with family, bbq, and time outside enjoying your favorite traditions. Healthcare IT 4th of July

Healthcare IT: Where Did it Come From and Where is it Going?

Healthcare Informatics

Dan Brown's book, Origin, offers some interesting insight on where cognitive computing is taking healthcare IT

Why 2020 Will Be The M&A Tipping Point

Mobile Health Matters

Over a year ago, we predicted that 2019 would be the era of health IT M&A , with the transition to value-based care as a primary driver. The M&A activity in the first half of 2018 is proof of this momentum – healthcare-related M&A increased 23% compared to the second half of 2017.

Featured Health IT Job: Lead Business Intelligence Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

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

Real-World Evidence is What Pharma Needs Now to Help Cure Lung Cancer

Healthcare IT Today

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) is a designation that accounts for more than 80 percent of lung cancers diagnosed, and it has emerged as a new hotspot for investment by pharma manufacturers. The following is a guest blog post by Julie Krommenhoek from Ciox.

SPH and SA Ignite Partner to Strengthen Quality Payment Program Offerings for Value-Based Healthcare Organizations

Healthcare IT Today

SA Ignite is a recognized leader in delivering solutions that help healthcare providers achieve top performance scores and financial incentives […]. Health IT Company Healthcare IT Regulations Amy Amick MIPS MIPS Tracking Quality Measure Tracking SA Ignite SPH Analytics Tom S.

More Than Half Of Seniors Willing To Use Telehealth

Healthcare IT Today

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Solving the Prior Authorization Dilemma Has Many Benefits

Healthcare IT Today

Healthcare is being consumed by runaway cost increases due to (the predicted) shifts in demographics and new treatment options. The following is a guest blog post by Dan Kazzaz, CEO, Secure Exchange Solutions.

Featured Health IT Job: Epic ASAP Analyst

Healthcare IT Today

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

Corepoint and Rhapsody Merge to Advance Interoperability in Healthcare

Healthcare IT Today

Rhapsody, a global leader in healthcare data interoperability, today announced that the company will merge with Corepoint Health, the supplier of the Best in KLAS® healthcare integration platform.

HFMA Recap – Technology’s Role in Value Based Care

Healthcare IT Today

The unique exhibit hall atmosphere introduced by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) this year was met with cheers and jeers from health IT vendors and attendees alike. The following is a guest blog post by Erin Wabol, Partner and CMO at Agency Ten22.

What Can Healthcare IT Leaders Do To Flip the Script on Physician Burnout?

Healthcare Guys

On Monday, June 3, leaders from the Wilmington, Delaware-based Nemours Childrens Health System engaged in a broad panel discussion around physician well-being, at the Mid-Atlantic Health IT Summit, being held at the Hilton City Avenue Hotel in Philadelphia, and sponsored by Healthcare Innovation.

Beyond the Four Walls: Using Technology to Address Your Patient’s Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) Needs

Healthcare IT Today

healthcare industry has made a big investment in moving to a value-based care model, both in terms of reimbursement structure as well as medical practice. The following is a guest article by Hannah Landes, Senior Associate at NowPow, and Niko Skievaski, Co-founder and President at Redox.