One of the most common mistakes in trying to improve time management? Trying to do too much, too soon, says CT Lin, CMIO at University of Colorado Health. A better plan is to start with a single step.
EHR optimization can feel like a sprint — or even an obstacle course — but by utilizing agile methodology and engaging stakeholders, organizations can reach the finish line, says Brian Redig.
With all the technology available, why do patients still struggle to find the right provider? The answer has nothing to do with technology, and everything to do with our current healthcare structure, says CT Lin.
The answer to improving EHR usability isn’t more alerts, says CT Lin, who believes we need to focus instead on designing a smarter EHR that guides and nudges a physician’s behavior.
A patient’s social history has the potential to generate helpful clues about illness and, more importantly, turn them into people in the eyes of clinicians, says CMIO CT Lin, sharing a story from his early career.