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By Barry P. Chaiken MD, MPH – Opentable. TripAdvisor. Angie’s List. Healthgrades. No person or organization maintains immunity from scrutiny by consumers. Although reviews can deliver either positive words or embarrassing comments, they surely capture the attention of both the reviewer and the reviewed.
By Barry P. Chaiken, MD, MPH – In many ways healthcare is like Mikko’s ballet company. Although information technology can enhance care planning, assist in medication administration and reduce duplicative testing, it cannot replace the people required to deliver care services to patients. Nurses are needed to administer medications, therapists are needed to provide treatments, and physicians are needed to diagnose illnesses and provide treatment plans.
By Steve Fanning – Between diminishing reimbursements and the transition to value-based care, healthcare providers face ever-increasing pressure to reduce healthcare delivery costs. In this environment it’s become critical that operations be managed more efficiently in order to protect margins, on top of adhering to their mission of delivering quality care that supports optimal health outcomes.
In 2015, healthcare information technology will continue to drive towards solutions that respond to the industry challenges of providing increased quality of care at a lower cost in a changing regulatory environment.
Visit Infor in Booth 611 at AHRMM14 this Week By Michelle Robbins, Director of Healthcare Industry Strategy, Supply Chain, Infor Twitter: @Infor AHRMM14 in Orlando, August 3-6 To meet the ever-growing...
HIT Tool Needed to Measure True Cost By Barry P. Chaiken, MD, FHIMSS, CMIO for Infor Twitter: @bchaiken Infor will be exhibiting at HIMSS14 in Orlando Visit them in booth...
Flawed Accounting By Barry Chaiken, MD, MPH, CMIO, Infor Follow him @bchaiken For more than a half century, the healthcare industry applied a flawed business model that failed to accurately...
Today's Business News Quality Systems, Inc. announced it has acquired Mirth Corporation, a global leader in health information technology that helps clients achieve interoperability. The acquisition will enhance the Company’s current...
Today's Business News VitalHealth Software, provider of web-based solutions for collaborative health management established by Mayo Clinic and the Noaber Foundation, has announced the release of a cloud based next...
This Week's Health IT Business News Five days, 35,000 attendees, 1,200 exhibitors, 200 education sessions, one day of questionable drinking water. HIMSS13 has concluded and it will be back to business...
Impact of Provider Investments in Health IT On Monday HIMSS released the results to their annual Leadership Survey. The results of the survey indicate that federal initiatives to advance health...
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