What are your thoughts on a step-up/step-down tool for ICD9-ICD10 conversion? We may be replacing our system in the next couple years and don’t want to spend a lot modifying our application to support ICD10 codes, only to replace the entire thing shortly thereafter.
Answer Question | August 24, 2011 8:50 pm
It is so very hard to go through the mountains of paperwork for Medicare and the upcoming meaningful use with all it’s complex parts, and also have to worry about HIPAA and how to meet all our security needs with emr sharing across networks and so forth. What is the best way to approach this?
Answer Question | April 16, 2017 8:14 pm
ARRA, HIPAA, Meaningful use, Medicare
I work in a Pregnancy Care Clinic in Ky. We are needing to transport Sonogram reports from our clinic to our Medical Director’s Clinic in another town for him to review and sign off on. Is this legal?
Answer Question | April 16, 2017 2:57 pm
transporting medical records
Dear all, I need to prepare a presentation based on: “What are the challenges involved in moving departmental clinical systems to virtual servers and developing interfaces with core Electronic Patient Records”. Is it possible to help me on what a have to focused, please? Thank you in advance, Yanita
Answer Question | August 19, 2011 10:15 am
Virtualization and cloud computing
How do I become develop a basic set of skills to work in health it?
Answer Question | August 17, 2011 9:04 pm
Health IT Learning
There are a growing number of health care professionals using social media these days. Does your organization have a policy?
Answer Question | August 4, 2011 4:51 am
facebook, social media, Twitter
Can a cloud based document management be the next as benificial as other products available throught the SaaS model?
Answer Question | July 24, 2011 3:31 pm
DMS, ECM, SaaS
What is Competition doing What do you Expect Competition to do in the next 12 months – markets, technologies and services?
Answer Question | July 4, 2011 5:13 pm
competitive strategy, India, IT outsourcing
So, we continue to see changes in healthcare in the US. Ranging from healthcare reform, ACO, and now we are starting to see some of the larger Managed care organizations acquiring medical practices. Would that change the way physicians decide on care?
Answer Question | August 29, 2011 9:21 pm
what are your thoughts on Google announcing that it will stop operating Google Health?
Answer Question | July 11, 2017 8:38 pm
So how are people currently addressing HIPAA compliance on mobile devices (smartphones and tablets). And are you using a single solution or multiple solutions for different device OS – Blackberry, iOS, Android, WebOS, ChromeOS, Symbian, Windows Phone 7, etc. Are you using native applications or web applications for patient information?
Answer Question | September 10, 2017 5:59 pm
Compliance, HIPAA, smartphones, tablets
In the United States, which diseases have (or will have) the highest level of mHealth adoption? In other words, in which field of medicine are specialist providers adopting mHealth solutions in the greatest numbers? Or – slightly different way of asking the question – in which chronic disease field would mHealth solutions have the most...
Answer Question | January 18, 2017 2:47 pm
chronic disease, disease management, mhealth
Is there an online site or repository that offers samples of 5010 837p and other 5010 files.
Answer Question | June 12, 2011 3:27 pm
As databases grow and medical become more reliant on the system, downtime windows become smaller. What technologies have been leveraged to continue to accomplish backups without a large backup window?
Answer Question | March 24, 2017 2:47 pm
We have PROC’s inside of PROC’s in our JCL, how do you override the inner proc?
Answer Question | August 8, 2017 12:27 am
JCL, PASSPORT, PROC OVERRIDE
I have several Doctors who of course love MacBooks. The issue is that our EMR application is hosted on a Windows Citrix Farm and uses Windows Virtual Drivers to print. This is not a problem when using a Windows based system. But what can I do when users want to use MacBooks and still make...
Answer Question | September 10, 2016 11:04 pm
Citrix, MacBook, Parallels, printing, Windows 7
What strategic measures are you taking to get your data center prepared to become part of a local Health Information Exchange?
Answer Question | February 21, 2017 10:40 pm
What are the best DCSM software packages people are using. I have reviewed things like Rackwise and viridity and others and in the economics of today I am getting stopped by budget constraints at every turn. Does anyone have any recommendations as to a comprehensive software package that will provide a solid DCSM platform and...
Answer Question | June 27, 2011 9:59 pm
Asset, Data centers, data centers and servers, DCSM, Inventory, Management
Is anyone using the public cloud for backup with large Microsoft SQL databases with a high change rate? I realize the inital seed of the data can be accomplished by sending disks or tapes to save time and bandwidth. However, from then on there will be quite a bit of data travelling across the WAN...
Answer Question | June 3, 2011 8:16 pm
cloud backup, Microsoft SQL
I deal with applications responsible for the scanning and capturing of medical information off of claim forms and other related paperwork sent to my company(insurance industry). One of the biggest issues we face is the fact that the majority of information we need is still contained on unstructured forms. Or where we are sent information...
Answer Question | August 22, 2016 7:12 pm
CMS1500, EOMB, HCFA1500, PHEOMB