Tag: Meaningful Use

Healthcare Interoperability: Can Someone Translate?
Technology has crept its way into almost all industries, especially the healthcare industry. It has advanced the way clinicians work, interact with their colleagues and patients...

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Meaningful Use 3 or MACRA? Same Same, but Different
Meaningful Use, MACRA, MIPS, Promoting Interoperability. So many terms, so many regulations. What do these all mean for physicians and practice owners? Continue reading...

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The End of Meaningful Use: Where Do We Go from Here?
Meaningful Use is dead! Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week, by now you know what CMS has made official: Meaningful Use is gone. Or at least it will be at...

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The Patient Engagement Pyramid
This blog post was originally published in 2012. Two years later, patient engagement is even more in focus as patient portals are launched in response to Meaningful Use...

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Hello Health and HIT: Looking back, looking forward
What a year 2013 turned out to be! The Hello Health development team released EIGHT platform updates over the course of the year, each in response to the feedback and needs of our...

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From Data Liquidity to Financial Liquidity
We are on a steep trajectory of electronic health record (EHR) adoption. From first generation systems, to stage 1 and more recently stage 2 Meaningful Use capabilities and...

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Experience is not Patient Engagement: Designing to Satisfy Needs, Not Rules
Michael Schrage, well-known author, MIT professor and Harvard Business Review writer, posted a compelling blog at HBR on the difference between user experience and user...

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EHRs are Truly Magic – Just ask Harry Potter (and Mostashari)
What do EHRs, Meaningful Use and Harry Potter all have in common?  Magic?  Farzad Mostashari, M.D., seems to think so. The national health IT coordinator conjured up...

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Looking Beyond Meaningful Use for New Sources of Revenue
If you are like most physicians, you grapple with the challenge of turning a profit while providing outstanding patient care  -- and not burning yourself out in the...

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