When he started as CIO at Flagler in 2010, Bill Rieger found himself in an interesting situation. Not only was it his first CIO role, but it was the first time the hospital had named a CIO. Instead of having big shoes to fill, Rieger had “a blank slate,” and he has leveraged that . . . → Read More: healthsystemCIO.com: Bill Rieger, CIO, Flagler Hospital, Chapter 3
Check out the sessions and register here: http://www.museweb.org/peer_group_jam_sessions
Module Leader Name Date Time – Eastern BMV/eMAR Kelly Lippold March 28, 2013 2:00 PM EMR Patricia Gillespie April 3, 2013 3:00 PM EDM Michael Froebel, R.N. April 10, 2013 3:00 PM NMI/Interoperability Art Houser April 11, 2013 12:00 PM ADM Kendra Slayton April 18, 2013 . . . → Read More: Make plans to attend a MUSE Peer Group JAM session
DOCTORS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL PRESENTS: Challenges and Triumphs in 6.x May 28, 1 pm – 5 pm Registration fee $40 Doctors Community Hospital has been a MEDITECH site since 1994, first on the Magic platform and, since December of 2011, using 6.05. Prior to the 6.0 conversion, the hospital had been running a third-party vendor’s’ EMR/CPOE . . . → Read More: MUSE: 2013 Hospital Site Visit
April 11-12, 2013 @ MEDITECH’s Canton Facility
Thursday, April 11, 1:30-2:30pm
6.1: Staging You For Success (All Platforms) Brian Schuller, Senior Supervisor, Marketing Support
MEDITECH’s 6.1 Release features a number of re-engineered solutions, including: Community-Wide Scheduling, Authorization and Referral Management, Registration, Abstracting, Patient Accounting (formerly Billing/Accounts Receivable), Quality Management/Risk Management, and Surgical Services (formerly . . . → Read More: MEDITECH: Higher Education
Just in case you missed Inga’s Friday morning post, here are the Best in KLAS winners for 2012. Notable factoids from it: (a) it was not surprising that Epic was by far the highest-ranked product suite, but McKesson Paragon beat Cerner to come in at #2, while the usual other big-hospital contender Allscripts finished next . . . → Read More: HISTalk: Best in KLAS
Chris O’Neal is Managing Partner at KATALUS Advisors. KATALUS Advisors is a strategic consulting firm focused on the healthcare vertical. We serve healthcare technology vendors, hospitals, and private equity groups in North America, Europe, and the Middle East. Our services span growth strategies in new and existing markets, M&A due diligence, market analysis, and . . . → Read More: Epic & Meditech: Distant Cousins?
Recently I had the honor of speaking at the MEDITECH Nurse Leader and Home Health Conference. For those of you who are not already familiar, MEDITECH is a leading provider of hospital based EMRs (Electronic Medical Records). They offer a cost effective solutions to assist healthcare organizations with providing collaborative care across the continuum and meeting . . . → Read More: The Nerdy Nurse: MEDITECH Nurse Leader and Home Health Conference
In its inaugural international report, healthcare technology research firm KLAS discovers that the international EPR market is still opening and providers face a host of vendor options, from country-specific to large commercial offerings.
Electronic patient record (EPR) buying and selling energy outside of Northern America is still developing for most countries, with a majority . . . → Read More: International Electronic Patient Record Market Shows Promising Growth Opportunities
Technology will be playing a bigger role in patient care than ever before.
Healthcare professionals and their related associates have been mandated by the federal government to abide by “meaningful use” of electronic medical records (EMR) by the end of 2014.
EMR is the electronic version of the paper medical record. Information about a . . . → Read More: Medical e-record use mandate drawing nearer