The realignment of incentives has enabled the industry to stop focusing on episodic care and start looking at patient care in a much more holistic way, and that’s a huge step forward, says Tina Esposito.
If organizations – particularly ACOs – really want to understand what data clinicians need to provide the best care, they need to go to the source, says Tina Esposito of Advocate Health Care.
How can physician executives present an innovation to senior leaders in a way that demonstrates it can justify the costs involved? By answering these critical questions, says Anupam Goel, MD.
How can physician leaders most effectively examine whether an innovation is worthwhile? By putting it through the same criteria as a clinical trial, says Anupam Goel, MD. And that starts with determining its safety.
With studies showing that EMRs can negatively impact physician satisfaction, Anupam Goel offers practical advice on how hospital leaders, vendors, and clinicians can work to prevent burnout.