KLAS: Providers Scaling Back On IT Outsourcing

Providers are stepping away from outsourcing - but not completely.

As organizations face mounting pressures to meet meaningful use requirements, providers are pulling back on extensive IT outsourcing services and turning to partial outsourcing agreements to meet growing demands, according to new data from KLAS. The report — IT Outsourcing 2013: Who Can Help with Rising IT Pressures — identified application management and help desk […]


KLAS: Quality Reporting Dwarfs Other MU Concerns

Quality Reporting Towers Over MU Concerns

Most providers have not attested for Meaningful Use Stage 1, frequently citing quality measures and reporting as their biggest challenges. That has them increasingly reaching out to consultants for assistance, according to the KLAS report  Rapid Growth of Meaningful Use Consulting: Why Providers Are Reaching Out.. User adoption, software upgrades, and updates also rank high […]


KLAS: Epic Support Firms Abundant, But Not Equal

KLAS Finds No Shortage of Epic-Supporting Firms

Epic users are thirsting for strategy, technical, and implementation assistance from consultants, but not all firms are prepared to provide the expertise. That’s according to the recently published KLAS report Navigating the Sea of Epic Consulting Firms. KLAS verified 46 firms doing Epic-related advisory, implementation, and staffing support work — with most receiving A- or […]


KLAS Analysts Describe Meditech Consulting Landscape, Text/Podcast

maxIT Healthcare Gets Top Overall Score

Meditech clients hire Dell Services and Navin, Haffty & Associates (NHA) twice as often as firms that advise on multiple vendor brands, according to a new report from KLAS. These two firms also had the largest share of Version 6.0 and Meaningful Use-related projects. (Click on the player below for a Podcast interview with KLAS’s […]