Guest Column |
By Joel A. Kahn M.D., First Line Software
There is some evidence that physician burnout is easing with the right tools in place. Automated clinical tools that are integrated into the physician workflow can assist rather than burden the physician in providing quality care.
Case Study |
By Sue Murphy,University of Chicago Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine has been on a journey to make experience match science. One of the key efforts on that journey was to introduce iPad-based rounding as a tool to help nurse leaders identify and solve any patient or family concerns quickly and efficiently, as well as to recognize nurses and other staff members for excellence.
HIPAA compliance is complex and requires adherence to a number of checks in order to keep sensitive data secure. Healthcare organizations and others that deal with sensitive personal data are in a tough spot.