Crossing the Payer/Provider Chasm – Getting to Shared Risk, Shared Data

I recently read an article in New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Catalyst[i] that showed that the “alignment” between providers...

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Integrating EMS into the Healthcare System

One of the most significant and dangerous gaps in patient care is between EMS providers and emergency departments. The antiquated...

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Healthcare Data Portability in Nursing Care

Nursing care is evidence-based care: reviewing research, gathering data, and revising policies and procedures. Today’s challenge is how to locate...

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Bimodal IT – Innovation in the Age of EMRs

We have reached an important plateau now with the digitization of healthcare. We have adopted EMRs in nearly all hospitals,...

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Oceans, Elephants and the Promise of Interoperability

Recently, AMA CEO Dr. James L. Madara delivered the keynote address at the association’s 2017 Interim Meeting, where he highlighted...

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From Barefoot to Broad-Based: How Information Management is Changing Care in China

I recently attended the InterSystems China Summit in Shanghai and continue to be astounded at the rate of progress toward...

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