Unlocking the Full Potential of EHRs

3 Tips for Engaging Frontline Staff to Enable Electronic Health Records to Avoid Patient Harm Dr. John Payne, cardiologist and...

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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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Bundled Payment Means Bundled Data

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the final rule for Advancing Care Coordination Through Episode Payment Models...

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What’s in YOUR Luggage? Reflections on the HIE Journey

I recently started a new job as a senior advisor at InterSystems. As a remote employee, I’ve been looking for...

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The Point of it All for Point-of-Care Testing

Hospitals have steadily increased their reliance on point-of-care testing (PoCT) devices to help manage patient care. This is certainly understandable;...

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Adventures in EHR Land: Misplaced Patient Identities

When you spend your work life around health IT, every healthcare encounter becomes an opportunity for field research. I find...

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