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Successful population health management depends on substantial clinical data integration across the care enterprise and automated tools for engaging patients in their own care.
A sample online health risk assessment illustrates the types of questions providers can ask to identify patient needs and ascertain how they should be classified in terms of risk.
Care managers can use registry-based reports to quickly see where each patient's care gaps are and determine which patients need extra assistance.
Learn what precautions hospitals should take to protect the security of mobile apps and devices in their organizat
Telecom and wireless expense management (TEM) and (WEM) offer healthcare providers effective means to meet the inherent challenges borne from today’s tremendous growth in wireless technologies.
New technology systems help hospitals cut costs as they prepare for rapid growth in radiology imaging.
An important consideration when automating population health management is how best to acquire the capabilities.
Cloud computing delivers an infrastructure foundation with the flexibility and scalability to meet the future demands of the United States' increasingly complex healthcare IT agenda.
As electronic health records proliferate across the nation, an important new opportunity awaits healthcare organizations that can find meaningful commercial uses for the data contained in their EHR systems.
Implementing an anesthesiology information system and redesigning work flow processes helped one hospital improve its operational efficiencies and the bottom line.
Cloud technology can help hospitals find innovative ways to capture, manage, store, and share information with potential cost savings.
Although payment structures often don't reflect the value of life-saving technologies such as stroke telemedicine, HFMA Chair Debi Kuchka-Craig tells why these technologies can be a wise investment now.
A study of health information exchanges that have been deployed across the United States quantifies the potential value that can be gained from HIEs and the obstacles providers could face.
Learn how mobile applications and technologies are improving quality of care, patient satisfaction, safety, and convenience-and reducing costs.
To improve care, lower costs, and optimize performance, hospitals and health systems need to become more data-driven.
Scripps Health's laboratory consolidation and automation is expected to improve productivity, significantly reduce cost per test, and speed up turnaround times.
Winchester Medical Center found a new use for its in-room interactive patient education system: assessing and documenting patient pain levels.
Hospitals and health systems are testing a variety of tactics to prevent medication errors and boost patient compliance with prescription orders.
Providers are using a number of tactics to boost productivity, such as adopting new technologies, using physician extenders, and redesigning to improve efficiency.
Providers are using technology to resolve labor shortages, improve coordination, increase access to care, and solve other care delivery shortcomings.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center has almost doubled the percentage of invoices received electronically from suppliers and increased on-time payments.
Electronic patient registry and outreach system has generated 50,000 new appointments and nearly $4 million in additional revenue for Hattiesburg Clinic.
Will remote patient monitoring live up to its promise? Children's Mercy Hospital is conducting a study to find out.
As Congress struggles to reduce U.S. national debt levels approaching crisis proportions, it should not lose sight of the long-term implications of budget cuts—particularly regarding healthcare IT.
Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix is decreasing noise and increasing patient satisfaction scores by using interactive patient care technology.
Stuart Hanson, director of business development (healthcare solutions) at Citi Retail Services, discusses how improving the payment experience can benefit consumers and healthcare providers.
Scott Schmidt, vice president, Cerner RevWorks, LLC, shares insights on best practices for maximizing a revenue cycle management partnership.
Dale Hockel, senior vice president of operations, and Jim Fanelli, CFO, TriMedx, share strategies for elevating clinical engineering through innovative management programs.
Rick Heise, senior vice president, revenue cycle, at Cerner Corporation, discusses the importance of integrating clinical and financial data to excel in health care's changing payment environment.
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