There are a lot of question marks about what it will take to transition to the world of value-based care. One thing we know for sure? Optimizing the use of health IT tools will be essential, say Russell Branzell and Bob Cash.
When warriors are brave enough to share the message about a condition, it leads to better care and more advanced technology for everyone, says KLAS’ Monique Rasband, who shares an inspirational story.
One might think that hospitals are no longer looking to purchase or switch EMRs. Of course, one would be wrong.
If the healthcare industry is going to take population health to the next level, we’re going to have to develop our skills further — and go for more than just the easy layups, says KLAS’ Bradley Hunter.
Many believe initiatives like CommonWell and Carequality will facilitate greater and more effective data sharing with outside organizations – but will the sizzle match the steak? KLAS’ Bob Cash offers his perspective.