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The Healthcare Information Revolution
The Healthcare Information Revolution

Healthcare always has been at the forefront of technology adoption, whether that be biological (e.g., antibiotics) or mechanical (e.g., artificial hearts). But other than tracking patient records and schedules, information technology has not played a significant role in affecting the quality of care. That's all about to change.

  • Breaches Are All Over The Place. And, So Is Your Cybersecurity Tech Stack
    Breaches Are All Over The Place. And, So Is Your Cybersecurity Tech Stack

    Healthcare systems have built out increasingly complex and overlapping technology stacks. For many years, the focus has been on electronic health records (EHR) systems – how to streamline solutions and achieve interoperability. But, in 2019, the industry needs to turn its attention to cybersecurity solutions.

  • How The Decentralized Web Will Drive Innovation In The Healthcare Industry
    How The Decentralized Web Will Drive Innovation In The Healthcare Industry

    Whether you are a practitioner, provider or payer, digital health startup, Big Pharma or tech vendor, the time to start exploring the decentralized web is now. Because by this time next year, its material impact on patient experiences, medical discovery and innovation will have begun - and we can as an industry focus less on the burdens and liability of data privacy.

  • Understanding And Embracing The Future Of Work
    Understanding And Embracing The Future Of Work

    There are four dimensions of the future of work. Often interpreted as an end-state, the Future of Work is a transformational mindset and approach to enable the value-driven outcomes your business depends on. To approach business transformations holistically, leaders need to view them through four critical dimensions.

  • Bridging Clinical And Financial Gaps With Better IT
    Bridging Clinical And Financial Gaps With Better IT

    In many hospitals, there are inadvertent disconnects between the clinical and revenue integrity operations. These two groups are separated by the software they use, the language they speak, and their operational goals within the organization that contribute to the overall mission. The disconnect can be physical, as these groups usually occupy separate work areas or may even work remotely or in separate facilities.

  • 4 Unique Challenges In Healthcare Recruiting
    4 Unique Challenges In Healthcare Recruiting

    Recruiting in our current atmosphere of low unemployment is a challenge to begin with. However, recruiting in the healthcare industry which currently boasts a 2.6 percent unemployment rate can be deemed almost impossible by some. In this piece, I set out to tackle the challenges of recruiting in healthcare during a period of record-breaking low unemployment and a new strategy to help meet those challenges.

  • 4 Coding Changes Likely To Impact Healthcare Practices In 2019
    4 Coding Changes Likely To Impact Healthcare Practices In 2019

    Medical coding brings consistency to the documentation of treatments, procedures and other care patients receive. Medical coding specialists and other people who handle technical aspects of healthcare and facility management have to stay abreast of upcoming or proposed changes. Here are some of them for providers to keep in mind this year.

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