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Physicians Practice was on-site at this year’s HIMSS13 Conference in New Orleans, bringing you session recaps, podcasts, and videos featuring health IT experts.
Improving Patient Collections Through Technology
How automatic payment technology helped one healthcare organization increase in-office patient payment collections and reduce administrative costs.
Physician Technology Needs in an ACO
Internist Gregory Spencer, an ACO participant and a presenter at the HIMSS13 Conference, discusses technology tools critical to ACO success.
Lack of EHR Interoperability a Barrier to Innovation, Quality Care
It's time for complete cooperation between vendors of hardware and software solutions to increase interoperability with EHRs sooner than later.
Avoid the Pitfalls of a Poor EHR Vendor Selection
Our 2013 Technology Survey results indicate many practices are dissatisfied with their EHR vendors. Here’s how to ensure you experience a positive partnership.
HIMSS13: Health IT Leaders Seek Interoperability Solutions
The main themes of this year's conference were the ongoing quest toward interoperability among EHRs and other systems, plus HIPAA security and mobility.
Physician Practices and the Shift to ICD-10, EHRs, and Value-Based Care
For healthcare organizations, 2013 is a year of transitions fueled by federal mandates and aided by technology.
How Health Reform is Changing Payer, Provider Relations
Interactions between payers and providers tend to focus on rate negotiations and fees for service, but health reform is changing that.
The Threefold Path to Patient Engagement
There are three key elements to increasing the engagement of both patients and physicians in the care continuum, according to a health IT expert and a health system exec.
How Technology Can Help Practices Provide High Value Care
Health IT expert Sumit Nagpal shares his must-have technology tools for practices hoping to transition from traditional fee-for-service to value-based reimbursement.
Achieving EHR Optimization at Your Medical Practice
EHR optimization is more than just getting the most out of the technology, says Trenor Williams. It is about the overall improvement of patient care.
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