KLAS: Third-Party Vendors Cornering the ACO Market

Eric Bermudez, Research Director, KLAS

When it comes to meeting the needs of physician-led ACOs, which are becoming increasingly common, third-party ACO vendors are getting a leg up on the competition, according to new research from KLAS. The report — Physician ACOs 2014: Variations on the Accountable Care Theme — found that physician organizations now lead more ACOs than hospitals […]

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KLAS: Epic, Cerner Ride the Buying Wave While Others Struggle to Stay Afloat

Colin Buckley, Strategic Operations Director, KLAS

As organizations shift their focus to the next three to five years, a significant number are looking to replace their existing acute care EMR systems. But for vendors looking to land new clients, the news isn’t good, as the majority of those looking to make a move already have a specific platform in mind, according […]

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KLAS: Population Health Field Saturated With Players, But Not Leaders

The PHM Field Is Saturated With Runners, But Not Leaders

Although the population health management (PHM) market is still in its infancy, it’s quickly becoming saturated as vendors race to compete for mindshare. According to new research from KLAS, PHM’s emergence as a priority for many organizations has prompted several vendors to enter the fray. But at this early stage of the game, few frontrunners […]

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Community CIS Buyers Focus on Integration, Price

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Buyers in the community CIS market are focusing on integration and price, while letting functionality, ease of use and service take a back seat, according to a new report from Orem, Utah-based KLAS. “Providers are weighing their options and making some sacrifices,” said Paul Pitcher, report author and research director at KLAS. “The fact that […]

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Three Essentials For Selecting Your Next EMR

Eric Bermudez, Research Director, KLAS

So you are in the market for a new EMR and you quickly realize that there are hundreds of companies in this market. How do you choose? How can you identify which company and EMR will be the right match for your organization? What are the key factors you should be taking into consideration when approaching these […]

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