Direct Messaging is a way for providers to securely exchange patient data. Here's a primer on how you can use the technology.
There's no point in switching your EHR if you join an ACO. You have options in connecting to other systems in the group.
Going to your EHR vendor's user group meeting will allow you to learn best practices from other practices your size.
At a time when its very existence is in doubt, the Affordable Care Act has never been more popular, according to a recent poll.
Also in this week's Practice Notes: President Trump launches opioid epidemic committee, while proposing budget cuts to mental health services.
While one practice built their own EHR to address population health, another solution is accessing information about specialists
Training physicians can be a challenge, but there are many upsides, including real-time patient record updates and physician satisfaction
Seema Verma, President Trump's choice for CMS Administrator, has advanced in the nominating process and is closer to confirmation.
Facing something like the Zika epidemic is challenging for any healthcare organization, but especially when they lack significant resources.
Data-sharing collaborations between payers and providers have potential to improve the bottom line for healthcare organizations and the health of their patients.