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November 25, 2015 | Cari McLean
Kemp Edmonds, Lead Solutions Consultant at Hootsuite Media, says it's time to get real about social selling and call it what it really is: social networking. Social... More

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November 25, 2015 | Hamid Tabatabaie
ONC has a 10-year plan for interoperability. For some observers outside the health IT sector, that may seem like too long to wait. But one vendor who's been "... More
November 24, 2015 | Keith W. Boone
What does it take to become a health IT Jedi? Keith Boone lists three critical factors. More
November 23, 2015 | D'Arcy Gue
On the face of it, the use of computers to order prescriptions seems like a no-brainer. Who, after all, is capable of reading a physician's handwriting? But if we... More
November 19, 2015 | Robert Dichter
In part one of this series, we discussed thinking about becoming an ACO and the strategic foundation necessary to accomplish that. In part two, we discussed how patient... More
November 18, 2015 | Tim Cannon
Knowing who you need for an EHR implementation is one thing; finding and hiring them is another. Here are some tips on how to find the best professionals and how to get... More

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November 18, 2015 | John Halamka
As expected, John Halamka, MD, received a large number of comments on his post about his suggestions for the path to meaningful use. In this follow-up, he continues the... More
November 18, 2015 | Robert Dichter
Healthcare organizations across all settings cannot help but hear the clamor to put population health management strategies into action. Although it's the next... More
November 18, 2015 | Karin Ratchinsky
Big Data has unbridled potential to transform the healthcare industry in ways that promise more proactive, more informed and more efficient care. More
November 17, 2015 | Chris Edwards
(SPONSORED) In the not-too-distant future, every person will be able to track every facet of their own health by leveraging devices that passively capture data. People... More
November 16, 2015 | Doug Pollack, Rick Kam
While cyber-attackers are becoming ever sophisticated at stealing information from business systems, gaining entry into those systems is relatively easy because... More