Recognizing the barriers facing technology and its impact in value-based healthcare

As the idea of value over volume inundates the healthcare sector, the success of disruptive technology hinges on its ability to provide direction and impact in the value shift. Unfortunately, we can miss the boat on leveraging technology for meaningful impact because we overlook foundational steps: collaboration and communication, measuring meaningful impact and building alignment across multiple facets of healthcare.

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Technology Adoption: A Call for Back-to-the-Basics Approach

One study conducted across over 30 hospitals and thousands of medical-surgical nurses revealed that only 20% of a nurse’s time is available for direct patient interaction.

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The Steele Institute for Health Innovation at Geisinger

  By Karen Murphy, PhD, RN, Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Geisinger   Geisinger is an integrated health care

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IT Strategies Promoting Patient Engagement Tools and Education

By Christina Perez, Network Operations, ACO & CIO, Tenet Healthcare   Physicians are supposed to communicate to the patient their

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Jet Fuel For Your Clinical Documentation Integrity Program

  By Pamela Arora, SVP CIO and Katherine Lusk, Chief Health Information Management & Exchange Officer, Children’s Health In 2012,

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Super-Utilizers: Strategies To Address The Cost Conundrum

  By Suma Gaddam, Former CIO, Care New England   The Cost Conundrum There is an ancient proverb-Health is Wealth.

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Leveraging Revenue Cycle Technology to Enhance the Patient Experience

  By Christopher Ault, VP, Revenue Cycle, Cooper University Health Care   As healthcare continues to transform into a consumer-driven

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