New & Notable
Organizing health care staff and networks News
March 15, 2019
In this Q&A, Craig Richardville looks back at what he's learned over his career as a CIO and consultant, as well as what he plans to do in his new role as CIO of SCL Health.
March 13, 2019
A digital postnatal discharge system at a hospital in Chelsea, London, has provided a better avenue for communication between ward staff and a better postnatal discharge experience for patients.
May 04, 2017
The Trump administration's proposed changes to the H-1B visa program for highly skilled foreign workers could force health IT vendors to pay higher salaries to software engineers.
November 17, 2015
Candescent Health, a radiology IT startup with ties to athenahealth, aims to shake up radiology with cloud-based analytics software complemented by a human-based service desk.
Organizing health care staff and networks Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
Health informatics is the practice of acquiring, studying and managing health data and applying medical concepts in conjunction with health information technology systems to help clinicians provide better healthcare. Continue Reading
Real-time location services offer many benefits in the healthcare setting. However, work still needs to be done in this area and with this technology. Experts from Kaiser Permanente explain. Continue Reading
A national provider identifier (NPI) is a unique ten-digit identification number required by HIPAA for covered healthcare providers in the United States. Continue Reading
Evaluate Organizing health care staff and networks Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
The key to a good governance team is involving leaders from every department within a healthcare organization. Continue Reading
Nurses aren't in control of their schedules, which can lead to staffing issues that affect patient care. Self-service tools like WorkJam ensure adequate shift coverage. Continue Reading
Why are Apple, Amazon, Microsoft and Google so focused on the healthcare industry? Financial opportunity and patient expectation. Continue Reading
Manage Organizing health care staff and networks
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Indu Subaiya, M.D., talks about digital transformation, the intersection of healthcare and consumer tech and how directing short films has informed her work in health IT. Continue Reading
A North Carolina health system uses a care activation platform from Twine Health Inc., to coordinate care of patients with hypertension and reduce symptoms and hospital visits. Continue Reading
An EHR vendor product manager continues her discussion on why providers need to be serious about testing and budgeting when implementing ICD-10. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Organizing health care staff and networks Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
The American Medical Collection Agency data breach exposed the hazard of dealing with service providers. Here are six steps on how to better manage third-party vendors. Continue Reading
Industry consolidation, tech reporting mandates, heavy workloads and 'EHR fatigue' are causing high levels of stress and work dissatisfaction among healthcare professionals, experts say. Continue Reading
An emerging crop of digital transformation consulting firms such as VertitechIT and Quisitive aims to help enterprises navigate the technical and cultural rigors of change. Continue Reading