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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 13, 2014 | Robert Wachter, MD
The policy known as meaningful use was designed to ensure that clinicians and hospitals actually used the computers they bought with the help of government subsidies. In... More
November 13, 2014 | Jay Anders, MD
As a physician who has used and worked on the development team of a number of EMRs and technologies, I am reminded of how powerful, or dangerous, information technology... More
November 12, 2014 | Carl Natale
The American Medical Association House of Delegates met in Dallas during the weekend without advancing any stands against ICD-10 implementation. But they didn't... More
November 12, 2014 | Jeff Rowe
It will be a while before the dust settles on last week's elections, but it seems safe to say many healthcare stakeholders are a little uneasy, at best. More
November 11, 2014 | David Harlow
David Harlow breaks down the highlights of a recent survey regarding wearable fitness trackers and presents further questions about the technology's presence in the... More