HIT Best Practices Series

Health IT implementation best practices

This 18-part series examines in-depth what it takes to deploy today's most necessary technology and tools, with expert advice from IT pros who are leading the charge.

We'll share insights about everything from AI and cloud computing to telemedicine and population health.

 

Implementation best practices: The optimal way to approach security
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Security technologies and strategies have never been more important in healthcare than they are...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Teeing up telemedicine
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Telemedicine has been gaining a lot of steam in recent years. And it has become an increasingly...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Kicking off quality and safety tech
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There are quality and safety technologies that help ensure the best patient care or the best care...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Getting in the revenue cycle
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Revenue cycle management technology is at the heart of the administrative side of business at...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Getting pop health off the ground
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Increasingly, healthcare provider organizations across the country are launching population...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Patient engagement tech done right
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Implementing patient engagement technology can help health systems involve and empower their...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Making interoperability work
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Interoperability in health IT is tricky, to say the least. It requires complex technologies,...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Giving medical devices, IoT special attention
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Medical devices are key pieces of the health IT puzzle, technology that helps deliver patient...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Laying out the infrastructure
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Infrastructure is the bedrock of any health IT setup. Everything from electronic health records...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Going live with new imaging tech
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Imaging technology is used daily, constantly, in healthcare. It’s crucial to the successful...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Ringing up success with finance IT
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Clinical information systems help keep patients healthy and safe, but financial information...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: The keys to launching an EHR
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Electronic health records are the mothership of healthcare information technology, and integrate...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Building relationships with consultants
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In 2016, U.S. healthcare organizations spent $20 billion on expert consultants, according to the...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Clinical communication in the spotlight
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Communication between caregivers and others throughout a healthcare organization, be it a health...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Getting healthcare analytics right
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Data and analytics have become increasingly critical to the operation of any successful...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Migrating to the cloud
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It seems like everyone in health IT is flying into the cloud. Cloud computing has many pluses and...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Dealing with the complexity of AI
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Artificial intelligence is just as complex as it sounds. Successful deployment of the various...

By Bill Siwicki |
Implementation best practices: Launching clinical decision support
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Healthcare CIOs and their IT staff members can be left to their own devices when it comes to...

By Bill Siwicki |