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President Obama kicks off National Health IT Week 2016
September 26, 2016
Obama touts EHR and precision medicine advances while recommitting to improving the nation's health via innovation and breakthrough technologies.
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Congress set to vote on Zika this week
The proposed legislation would also avert a government shutdown and allocate disaster relief...
HHS allocates $87 million to community health centers
The funding will go toward information technologies that advance value-based care, data exchange,...
AMA: Doctors want digital tools for billing and patient safety
Respondents to a new American Medical Association survey indicated that digital tools have the...
EveryPatient launches patient satisfaction platform
The new software can be used to collect and analyze patient experience data about satisfaction...
Does interoperability need to be disrupted?
The state of health data interoperability today is problematic and several experts envision...
Small and rural practices brace for MACRA
The reporting and technology burdens for MACRA are high even for large provider organizations. That...
What EHR vendors donated to Clinton and Trump
The top electronic health records companies varied in their campaign contributions, with the most...
Recap: Pop Health Forum 2016
What the speakers, panelists and presenters said about analytics, chronic care management, policy,...
CMS announces repository for meaningful use public health reporting
The database is designed to help practices and hospitals meet meaningful use requirements for...
How can pediatricians and parents discuss guns?
Researchers found that more than a third of children lived in houses with guns, while about 77...
Staff scheduling tools help manage employees to make the practice run smoothly, getting doctors and nurses to the right place when they're needed.
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5 tips for switching to a new EHR
September 28, 2015
Business strategies for minimizing the financial impact of electronic health record replacement.
ICD-10 debuts, angers doctors already
October 02, 2015
"It doesn't help the patient, it doesn't help us," one doctor explained of ICD-10. "This is going to slow us down more. It's a crazy environment."
Is a direct payment model right for you?
October 05, 2015
Nearly half of independent practices are considering a transition to new payment model in the next 3 years, largely because those physicians get to spend more time with patients.
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The highest hurdles ACOs face
September 14, 2015
Accountable care organizations' top challenge is one that some 80 percent of ACOs face on an ongoing basis.
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How to get a handle on credit card processing fees
Markups and fees can be costly additions to the direct cost of card transactions. Learn what to look for and what you can negotiate.
Drilling down on condition-specific mobile apps
Medical Practice Insider sorted a formulary of 65,000 mobile healthcare apps to find the highest-rated tools for patient condition management.
How to talk with patients about genetic testing
Informed consumers want to know if they are at risk for certain diseases and what they can do to manage their personal health over a lifetime. Here's how to respond to common questions.
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One pediatrician’s case against telemedicine
Jun 15, 2016
If you think your smartphone is more apt than your pediatrician, Chad Hayes writes, perhaps it's time to find a new doctor.
Retail won't replace medical practice, but there are lessons to be learned from new clinics
Apr 04, 2016
At a time when providers are being challenged to become more innovative, it seems reasonable to think one good place to look for ideas or inspiration might be the retailers who've made...
4 ICD-10 mistakes to avoid
Mar 24, 2016
Six months in and coders are encountering issues. Let's take a quick look.
Brief interventions ineffective for reducing unhealthy drug use
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An Innocent Mistake or Intentional Deceit
Practicality in Uncertainty: What it really takes to navigate the ICD-10 delay
Band-Aids for Bullet Wounds: Why Healthcare Mandates Don't Work
The VNA Strategy: Balancing Workflow and Enterprise Imaging Management
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