Blog posts tagged with EHR

  • Health IT safety is a shared responsibility

    Geoff Caplea, M.D.
    October 10, 2018

    Health IT safety is a shared responsibility of all stakeholders across the health IT lifecycle. It must be a top consideration throughout the software lifecycle - product design and development, implementation, customization and configuration, user training, and ongoing maintenance and upgrades. Read more…

  • 8 reasons Allscripts clinicians love health IT

    Ann Marie Beasley
    October 09, 2018

    U.S. National Health IT Week (NHIT Week) demonstrates the power of health IT and its capacity for transformation. Eight Allscripts clinicians share their reasons for why they choose (and love) health IT. Read more…

  • Announcing Allscripts Client Innovation Excellence (ACIE) Awards

    Ann Marie Beasley
    October 04, 2018

    At this week’s Allscripts Client Experience (ACE) user group meeting for hospitals and health systems, Allscripts recognized some outstanding accomplishments with five Allscripts Client Innovation Excellence (ACIE) awards. Read more…

  • 8 tips for determining where to invest in health IT

    Dr. Michael Blackman
    October 02, 2018

    With so many competing priorities at healthcare organizations, it’s critical to choose health IT investments wisely. Physician executives share their most successful strategies for determining where to invest in health IT. Read more…

  • 5 findings about how EHR implementations affect hospital finances

    Luke Karavolis
    September 25, 2018

    An electronic health record (EHR) system is a big investment for any hospital or health system. Recent research sheds light on how EHR implementations affect hospital finances. Read more…

  • Improving prescription refill workflows with automation

    Tina Joros
    September 20, 2018

    As the volume and complexity of prescription refill requests increases, physicians are spending more time evaluating incoming requests, resulting in less time for patient care. Ultimately, it takes a toll on patients and the entire care team. Read more…

  • How to improve patient experience the right way

    Libby Moore
    September 18, 2018

    During a recent webinar, experts discussed the strong movement back toward spending time face to face with patients. Here are highlights on improving the patient experience. Read more…

  • How health IT is turning the tide against sepsis

    Salman Naqvi, MD, MPH
    September 12, 2018

    Sepsis contributes to one out of every three hospital deaths. An electronic health record (EHR) system that is constantly monitoring and evaluating patient data can help clinicians more quickly identify the condition and intervene earlier with treatment. Read more…

  • How providers should prepare for the final rule from CMS

    Debbie McKay
    August 23, 2018

    The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) released a proposed rule for the Physician Fee Schedule in July. Even though the rule is not yet final, this blog covers six actions that physicians should take now to prepare. Read more…

  • 4 keys to achieving digital maturity

    Steve Brain
    August 15, 2018

    The UK’s Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital (LHCH) has a patient-centered approach that guides every aspect of the organization. In just a few short years, LHCH has become 99.9% paperless, been ranked Third in Cheshire and Merseyside for digital maturity, and was rated “Outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission, a first for a specialty Trust. Read more…

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