Children’s health

4 EHR Trends to Look Out For in 2017

Electronic health records systems (EHR) have advanced substantially over the last few years. More advancements are on the rise for 2017. Hospitals are continuing to upgrade their EHRs because the demands of Meaningful Use requirements (MU) and value-based care initiatives … Read More

Partners’ budget shortfall can be turned around with real-time technology

A recent article in STAT news on December 7th (https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/brigham-reports-53m-shortfall-after-epic-transition.html) reported the experience of Partners’ Brigham hospital after installing the Epic EHR. Apparently this leading hospital system had a $13 million dollar shortfall, attributed to miscoding and subsequent reduced insurance … Read More