August 01, 2017
Chris Nerney

Getting more patients to use portals

"Most providers have some sort of HIE, or some type of access to community data. It's past time to figure out how to use that."
May 17, 2017
Chris Nerney

How implementation decisions, nursing informatics impact EHR usability

"A system will not be usable if you don’t know how to use it: a training, knowledge, or support deficiency often underlies inefficient use of the system."
May 11, 2017
Chris Nerney

How thinking like a software vendor can help provider organizations

“We all need to think like software companies because we are both hospital and software shop.”
April 27, 2017
Kathleen Aller

I Know It When I See It: Coordinated Care

Every healthcare encounter represents an opportunity for field research.
April 26, 2017
Chris Nerney

Can EHRs be fixed? Suggestions from the field

Survey respondents offer a mix of solutions for improving electronic health records.
April 13, 2017
Mike Miliard

ONC launches $180,000 health data provenance challenge

The contest seeks better ways to determine where data has come from, and whether it's reliable and trustworthy.
April 13, 2017
Bernie Monegain

Paper or pixels? Clunky EHRs have providers looking to the past

While nobody wants to go back to the pre-electronic health record days, pre-meaningful use is a whole other question.
April 05, 2017
Chris Nerney

Population health management tools growing, HIMSS research director says

“There is no silver bullet, but it doesn’t have to be 30 different products," Pop Health Forum attendees told.
February 01, 2017
Chris Nerney

Persistent EHR optimization challenges, analysts say

Several healthcare IT experts tell Healthcare IT News that electronic health records still aren't being used effectively.
January 19, 2017
Chris Nerney

HIE Coordinated Care Oklahoma to cease operations

"We’ve been able to accomplish a lot of great things for our patients, providers, and hospitals; but the landscape has changed.”