Although some CIOs might dread conversations with clinical leaders asking for new EHR functionalities, J.D. Whitlock welcomes it — because it’s much better than the alternative.
There’s bound to be some variance between instances of the same EHR system at different organizations, says Mike Davis. But if the workflows are dramatically different, it means clinician input isn’t being incorporated nearly enough.
Although an effective onboarding strategy extends past the first month, the early days are the most pivotal, says Bryan Kirby, who provides a checklist for ensuring a smooth transition.
When it comes to leadership, we can learn just as much about how to do something right by seeing it done poorly as by seeing it done well, says Anthony Guerra.
Trying to secure resources for cybersecurity initiatives can be an uphill battle – particularly when pitted against more profitable investments – but there are strategies that can help provide an edge, says Kathryn Marchesini.