Geisinger Health System

By Edmund Billings, MD 08:13 am May 10, 2013
A question: What is the opposite of health IT return on investment? The answer: Unintended financial consequences, or UFCs, for short.
By Joseph C. Kvedar 08:39 am February 27, 2013
As I watch healthcare providers in our integrated delivery system deal with the challenges of payment reform and accountable care, I am more optimistic than dismayed.
By John Nackel, PhD 03:50 pm June 14, 2011
The proposed CMS regulations on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) took the first step in promoting discussions about lowering costs, but how to align these costs between each healthcare stakeholder is still an issue and obstacle, leaving most of us to wonder — how will this all actually work?
By Jeff Rowe 09:40 am May 27, 2011
Geisinger Health System, based in Danville, Pa., announced that it is achieving positive results six months into a partnership with health information management technology vendor Precyse.
By Jeff Rowe 10:00 am May 02, 2011
Thanks to Patty Enrado for welcoming me to EHRWatch.com. As I transition into the role of site editor, my mission is to uphold the high standards established by Patty. I look forward to the challenge. So where to begin? Perhaps with a bit of personal connection to the medical field.
By Patty Enrado 08:49 am April 06, 2010
Many providers have noted in various surveys and many speakers at conferences have said the federal incentives will not drive EHR adoption because there is no business case to implement EHRs.

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