Is CDSS a Life-Saver?

“Prescription: A physician’s guess at what will best prolong the situation with least harm to the patient” – Ambrose Bierce...

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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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Five HIMSS18 Themes That Will Improve Healthcare for All

As HIMSS18 approaches, now more than ever, our collective focus should be on bringing together the information that matters to...

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InterSystems Healthcare Leadership Conference: Sun, sand and the future of health IT

Hello PULSE Blog readers! Let me introduce myself. I’m Don Woodlock, the new vice president of HealthShare. I joined the...

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Claims are so yesterday — What is your clinical data strategy?

I am the first to admit the value of claims for analytics and reporting.  Many years ago when I managed...

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Garbage In, Gospel Out?

In antiquity, an oracle was means for people to receive wise and insightful counsel that was divinely inspired. From Assyria,...

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