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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 16, 2015 | Travis Bond
By leveraging a few key strategies, you can greatly simplify the reporting process and begin realizing the financial benefits of the code more quickly than you might... More
November 13, 2015 | Chris Bowen
The Ashley Madison hack should raise two immediate questions for organizations everywhere: Do they house sensitive and potentially embarrassing data? If so, is it... More
November 12, 2015 | Irv Lichtenwald
Of the roughly 40,000 health apps available for smartphone, there are about 800 apps oriented around mental health. So, if the key to effective therapy, as most... More
November 12, 2015 | Shahid Shah
If patient-driven healthcare spending has arrived does that mean we're ready for digital health or healthcare insurance retail stores? More
November 11, 2015 | Stuart Pologe
For many healthcare organizations, it's a challenge to manage digital and paper materials while balancing the need for efficiency and compliance with the Health... More