One of the biggest hurdles in crafting a population health strategy is to get providers and vendors on the same page in terms of how they can work together effectively and what the solutions can realistically deliver, says Bradley Hunter of KLAS.
When you enter an organization that’s been through tumultuous times, sometimes the best approach isn’t to focus on change, but rather, stabilization, says CIO Randy McCleese.
With healthcare revenues under more pressure than ever, it’s vital that leaders find ways to reduce operating costs – both now and in the future, says Bill Russell, who provides guidance on how to do that.
Using embedded care managers can result in higher patient satisfaction and decreased readmissions, but perhaps most importantly, it can “extend the reach of providers,” says Terri Steinberg.
The following discourse focuses on Medication Safety in the Electronic Heath Record, especially in the Hospital setting.