Rethinking MACRA: How We Can Evolve From Here

It’s not about criticizing MACRA, but about opening up a true dialogue about how to evolve from fee-for-service to fee-for-volume, says CIO John Halamka, who offers practical ideas on how to move forward.

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A Deep Dive On The MACRA NPRM

What are CIO John Halamka’s biggest takeaways from the massive MACRA Notice for Proposed Rulemaking? It’s overly ambitious, and leaves clinicians with just two choices going forward.

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First Look At The MACRA Proposal

The newly released MACRA Notice of Proposed Rulemaking offers good concepts with its “focus on outcomes and quality, says CIO John Halamka. But there’s one major component that has him concerned.

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The State Of Information Security In 2015

No matter how much time and money is dedicated to new technology and education, health systems are as vulnerable as their most gullible employee, says CIO John Halamka, who discusses his own organization’s security strategy.

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Steve Hess, CIO, University Of Colorado Health, Chapter 3

Merging 3 health systems — “It’s still a work in progress.”
MU as a carrot
Focus on telehealth, e-visits
3 areas of growth: construction, affiliation & acquisition
Reflecting on the days of mainframe-based email
Personalized care — “It’s a journey.”

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