Having a model that includes both a care delivery system and a health plan not only benefits patients, it also offers vendors a unique partnership opportunity, says CIO Jeff Brown.
It’s always a good sign when an upgrade is uneventful, says CIO Sue Schade, who discusses the critical steps her team took on both the vendor and clients sides to ensure a successful go-live.
At Citizens Memorial, the key to bringing independent practices into the system has been flexibility, says CIO Denni McColm, who says the decision to “meet physicians where they want to be met” has paid dividends.
Clinically-led projects — “We’re being totally transparent and inclusive.”
Power of executive sponsorship
“Leadership all the way down is committed.”
From Allscripts to athenahealth in ambulatory
Analytics initiative with Optum — “It will give us a clear picture.”
The CIO’s challenge — “Projects don’t stop.”
Allscripts ED, NextGen in ambulatory
9-month EHR selection process: deep dives of “the big 3”
Meditech’s population health roadmap
17 focus groups — “We wanted to engage all the major stakeholders in the organization.”
Physician advisory council