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  • Interoperability’s new reality

    Tina Joros
    March 23, 2018

    The concept of interoperability is everywhere. We are moving beyond a 1:1, linear approach, to a robust network that enables us to move data in more directions than ever before Read more…

  • What health IT can learn from the hurricanes

    Kendall Brown
    March 21, 2018

    In early September 2017, Hurricane Irma forced more than 6 million Floridians to evacuate from their homes. I was one of them. Here are a few highlights from the HIMSS18 panel called Learning from the Devastating Effects of Three Hurricanes: The Critical Role of Health IT. Read more…

  • Introducing Avenel, the industry’s first machine learning EHR 2

    Jim Hewitt
    March 14, 2018

    It is challenging to retrofit EHRs to take full advantage of new innovations – such as the cloud, artificial intelligence and mobility. Enter Avenel. It’s our mobile-first EHR, built from the ground up on Microsoft Azure cloud. Read more…

  • Turning medication non-adherence on its head

    Tina Joros
    March 09, 2018

    After helping my dad recover from bilateral knee replacement surgery, I was thankful that patients and caregivers have access to Meducation and a solution that can help them feel confident in managing their medications. Read more…

  • When it comes to interoperability, we need to think big

    Paul Black
    March 02, 2018

    KLAS released a report this week that looks at interoperability through a specific lens: connectivity through “plug-and-play” services. To make progress, we must continue to think big and not settle for a narrow perspective. Read more…

  • 14 principles for success during a merger

    Craig Dreher
    February 28, 2018

    As anyone who has had a front-row seat to a merger knows: integration is no small task. Here are some of the principles that helped our teams stay focused and positive during a consolidation. Read more…

  • The opioid prescriber’s dilemma 1

    Dr Michael Blackman
    February 20, 2018

    The opioid crisis has been devastating – how did we get here? In medicine, there has long been a tension between the risks associated with opioid use and the need to treat pain. Read more…

  • Interoperability for all

    Paul Black
    February 14, 2018

    Interoperability is the foundation for advancing healthcare. To do what’s best for patients, providers need to coordinate care across the entire continuum. And no one should settle for less. Read more…

  • 4 reasons to enable self-service patient registration

    Tina Joros
    February 13, 2018

    Re-engineering the healthcare registration process is critical to improving patient experience. Here are four reasons to enable self-service check-in options for consumers. Read more…

  • 3 billion data shares (and counting)

    Jim Morrison
    January 18, 2018

    Allscripts hit another major utilization milestone at the end of 2017: our health IT ecosystem has enabled more than 3 billion API data shares in less than five years. Read more…

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