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The Roundup: 11/9/17

Posted by Gwen Cantarera on Nov 10, 2017 7:37:00 AM

This week in the healthcare IT news... 

A recap of the articles that caught my eye this week: 

What 's the best thing you read all week? 

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Topics: roundup

Why do we need a Cerner Integration Architect?

Posted by Pat Hingley on Nov 8, 2017 8:04:00 AM

Over the past few years, I have been asked this question many times. For me, I am responding not only to educate, but to share some of my own hard-won knowledge. In a previous role, many years ago, as program director at the helm of a large Cerner Millennium implementation, I had to answer this question. At the time, I only had a very sketchy description of the role, and an even sketchier understanding of the real value that someone in this role can bring.

For those who are preparing to take that step into the Millennium world, or even for those who have been live for some time, allow me to elaborate and then, by all means, share your stories!

So, what does a Cerner Millennium Integration Architect – or IA, as they are affectionately called – actually do?

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Topics: Cerner and Siemens, Project Management

Courage and Innovation and Data...Oh My!

Posted by Mary Sirois on Oct 26, 2017 9:19:13 AM

“Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!” Ever feel like Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz? Like you just landed in a new land and everything is not as it was? Welcome to the world of population health and value-based care. “Courage, innovation, and data” was a consistent message that I heard at the HIMSS Pop Health Forum held recently in Chicago, IL.

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Topics: PopHealth

The Roundup: 10/20/17

Posted by Gwen Cantarera on Oct 20, 2017 1:32:23 PM

This week in the healthcare IT news... 

A recap of the articles that caught my eye this week: 

What 's the best thing you read all week? 

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Topics: roundup

Key Ingredients for Successful Revenue Cycle Projects

Posted by Kurt Wolter on Oct 18, 2017 10:29:23 AM

How one Pursuit client recently achieved an 18% increase in cash collections!

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Topics: Project Management, RevCycle

The Roundup: 10/13/17

Posted by Gwen Cantarera on Oct 13, 2017 11:25:06 AM

This week in the healthcare IT news... 

A recap of the articles that caught my eye this week: 

What 's the best thing you read all week? 

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Topics: roundup

Managing the Implementation of Cerner PPOC Bedside Barcode Medication Administration

Posted by Chris Kougias on Oct 11, 2017 2:39:44 PM

In 2012 I was fortunate to be selected by a large southwest, multi-state healthcare system as their Project Manager for Cerner-focused Meaningful Use Patient Point of Care (PPOC) bedside barcode medication administration (BCMA).

It’s important to recognize that both the technology and utilization of bedside BCMA provided this healthcare system the opportunity to make great strides toward improved safety and quality of care.

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Topics: Cerner and Siemens, Project Management

The Roundup: 10/6/17

Posted by Gwen Cantarera on Oct 6, 2017 10:54:55 AM

This week in the healthcare IT news... 

A recap of the articles that caught my eye this week: 

What 's the best thing you read all week? 

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Topics: roundup

Population Health Management: Managing the Population and their Health

Posted by Mary Sirois on Sep 27, 2017 2:54:03 PM

Population Health Management (PHM)…three simple words, yet so much complexity. This post will conclude our three-part series focusing on each aspect of Population Health.  

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Topics: PopHealth

The Roundup: 9/21/2017

Posted by Gwen Cantarera on Sep 22, 2017 8:13:00 AM

This week in the healthcare IT news... 

A recap of the articles that caught my eye this week: 

What 's the best thing you read all week? 

Read More

Topics: roundup