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February, 2013

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February 28, 2013  11:38 AM

Year of the EHR switch? Easier said than done!



Posted by: AllinHIT
Black Book Ranking, Cerner, EHR systems, EHR User Satisfaction Survey, EHR vendors, Epic, McKesson, Siemens, Uncategorized

Last week, the results from Black Book Rankings annual poll were released. The most interesting headline from the poll, based on what everyone else is reporting, is that 17% of the 17,000 active, polled EHR users are dissatisfied with their EHR and plan to replace it this year.  Hence, I've...

February 19, 2013  11:51 AM

Gearing up for HIMSS, eHealth conference great precursor



Posted by: AllinHIT
eHealth Initiative, Epic, HIMSS, HIMSS13, social media

It's getting close to that time of year again. Time for the biggest annual show in health IT: HIMSS! HIMSS gives us all a chance to see the latest and greatest in Health IT,


February 10, 2013  6:14 PM

WSJ and InMedica reports: Telehealth on the rise



Posted by: AllinHIT
e-visits, MBANS, Remote patient monitoring, Telehealth, Uncategorized

I have often reported on telehealth and remote monitoring - both their growth, and, most of all, why they should be embraced (


February 4, 2013  12:24 PM

Apps for self diagnosis: A fear to patient care!



Posted by: AllinHIT
PHR, PHRs and patient engagement, self diagnosis

Some years ago, while I was a consultant for Quest Diagnostics, I remember talking to various physician groups about utilizing Google Health's PHR. The ROI argument centered around the idea that the program would reduce patient phone calls and staff call backs, increase patient engagement,...


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