Electronic Health Records (EHR, EMR)
03:07 pm April 25, 2017
As the industry shifts to value-based care, healthcare organizations are realizing the need to optimize their EHRs in order to gain clinical and financial return on investment.
02:24 pm April 20, 2017
Hospitals across the nation are asked to Do More with Less, Save Money, Maximize Efficiency, Achieve HIMSS 7, and perform their day job all at the same time. With Distributed Capture Point of Care Scanning, these are only a few of the possibilities.
02:18 pm April 20, 2017
In a digital hospital, care delivery is revolutionized using state-of-the-art technology to create seamless, integrated communication between patients, practitioners and the hospital IT systems.
04:25 pm April 03, 2017
With EHR adoption levels high, healthcare organizations must now optimize their EHRs. A holistic strategy needs to be in place in order to see clinical and financial return on investment. Three CMIOs share their lessons learned on EHR optimization.
11:07 am March 31, 2017
In a recent HIMSS Analytics study executed on behalf of Nuance, 67.5% of healthcare leaders are planning new investments to enhance their EHR—particularly in the areas of mobility, speech recognition and computer-assisted physician documentation.
05:09 pm March 09, 2017
2016 was a notable year for cyber-attacks, particularly within the healthcare industry. Creating a culture of security is critical. Arming doctors with training and education is an important place to start.
09:15 am March 08, 2017
To achieve greater interoperability, health institutions must address the challenges of data integration. A single patient identifier creates one record for one patient over the care continuum, which is vital as we move to a value-based care system.
09:48 am February 21, 2017
For large integrated health networks, what impact do hierarchical condition categories (HCCs) have under value-based payment models? The short answer: a big one. Learn the seven steps to consistently capture accurate HCC categories for each patient.
09:47 am February 21, 2017
How can you succeed under new value-based reimbursement (VBR) models? For starters, healthcare systems must document and code full patient acuity, not just conditions treated during a visit, in order to represent a patient's true health risk.
09:43 am February 21, 2017
CMS is moving aggressively to shift healthcare payments towards value-based payment models. How do hierarchical condition categories (HCCs) affect reimbursement for health systems and physicians? What are best practices for accurately capturing HCCs?