FinanceEHR Upgrades Are Pain Point for Rev Cycle Execs
Fifty-six percent of surveyed executives said their organizations can't keep up with EHR upgrades or underuse available EHR functions.
InnovationWhat a Feeling: Researchers Improve Process to Produce Electronic Skin
Scientific development could be used for human-machine interactions, including prosthetics and wearable health monitors.
Finance3 Goals to Achieve Price Transparency Success
One health system provides a look at its decadelong experience with price transparency.
FinanceHow a Fully Integrated Tech Platform Will Help Your Revenue Cycle
A system that integrates practice management, revenue cycle management, and EHR functions can increase collections, help develop new payment models,...
NursingNeed to Train Nurse Practitioners About Telehealth? Use Robots
The RoboAPRN program gives APRN students experience in telehealth and mental healthcare.
Finance4 Takeaways as athenahealth Sells for Less, Board Investigated
Months of public negotiations and tribulations have resulted in a $5.7 billion acquisition of athenahealth set to close in Q1...
InnovationDon't Do It Yourself; Alliance Helps Health Systems Commercialize Innovations
LSU Health is among participants in the specialized venture fund, which is open to other health systems.
InnovationBlockchain Venture Partners with Spectrum, WellCare to Tackle Credentialing
The goal is to reduce the time and cost associated with verifying professional credentials by facilitating the secure exchange of...
FinanceAthenahealth Confirms $5.7B Buyout, Reports Solid Q3 Earnings
After delaying its earnings report by one week, the health technology servicer produced a decent bottom line and will be...
Innovation12 Steps to Accelerate Physician Adoption of Digital Strategies
AMA Playbook helps physicians and health systems overcome barriers to implementation and achieving scale.
InnovationCHIME's Top 10 Most Wired List: Smaller Players Score Big
Leadership and culture lead to optimal use of healthcare IT, says organization's executive.
InnovationLike Clockwork: How Daylight Saving Time Stumps Hospital Record Keeping
Hospitals often avoid the glitches by turning the software off and switching to paper charts. But that's less than ideal...