Health IT leaders can’t deliver a perfect EHR system – there are always going to be issues. What you can do, says CIO Christopher Timbers, is engage with users to work through them.
Believe it or not, the majority of variables affecting EHR satisfaction are within the healthcare provider’s control, says Rachel Dunscombe, who discusses the Arch Collaborative and its evidence-based approach.
As technology advances and EHR utilization continues to expand, the HIMSS Analytics model that was once a standard has evolved into a toolset that can guide strategic decision making, says Blain Newton.
From security breaches to caregiver burnout, there are countless obstacles facing CIOs. But there are also countless opportunities to advance organizations – and care – forward, says David Muntz.
Having to sort through and prioritize hundreds of optimization requests can feel like working on a high-speed conveyor belt. But there are ways to slow it down, says Katie Foster, who talks about OhioHealth’s new intake process.