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Investments in EHR performance management are essential to reducing costs and improving quality of care with the help of this technology.
The first step hospitals should take in making healthcare data actionable is to determine how the data will be used.
Healthcare providers cannot afford to delay their detailed meaningful use planning.
Demonstrating meaningful use of electronic health records is critical in an environment of outcomes-based payment and healthcare reform.
An examination of the problems several hospitals have encountered in the rush to implement EHRs could help other organizations avoid similar challenges.
Healthcare IT can play a transformative role in accountable care frameworks.
One health system managed the implementation of its organizationwide electronic health record by first gaining input from clinicians and working cooperatively with competitors.
Providers of all sizes can reap both tangible and intangible benefits from an EHR investment.
Healthcare IT is now entering a convegence stage that could accelerate improved performance.
There are a number of considerations hospitals should keep in mind to ensure that the EHR systems they purchase are appropriately sized and best meet their needs.
Achieving meaningful use is significant, but it's only the first step in a longer journey to maximize meaningful value from IT.
Should your organization do what's necessary to get the carrot and avoid the stick of the government's "meaningful use" standard?
Meeting meaningful use criteria is only the first step in achieving the IT support needed for success under payment reform.
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Data may soon become a healthcare organization's most critical asset. Learn what providers should be thinking about now to prepare.
Implementing an EHR could initially result in increased costs in health information management, but these costs should eventually go down.
The health IT journey has been long and arduous, but the future can be a superb success—or a spectacular failure.
Increasing the security of a hospital’s and physician practice’s information systems is more critical now than ever.
An EHR can reduce a provider’s exposure to risk posed by the fraudulent use of healthcare data, but only to the extent that the provider has established proper controls.
A study used FTE employees per adjusted occupied bed as a measure to ascertain the effect of EHR investments on labor productivity.
A lack of good costing data is a barrier to achieving value in healthcare organizations. Learn how to select and implement technologies designed to improve costing.
An ordinary least squares trend analysis can help determine whether a correlation exists between staffing levels and the number of applications in use by hospitals.
After a technology upgrade, a hospital should take specific steps preempt issues that could lead to decreased revenue.
Learn what precautions hospitals should take to protect the security of mobile apps and devices in their organizat
An electronic health record (EHR) implementation, particularly one that includes other system components such as patient access and patient revenue, can disrupt many areas of hospital operations. But one of the greatest financial risks may be its impact on the revenue cycle.
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