5 Ways To Use Technology To Boost Physician Practice Performance

Physician practices are under constant pressure to improve value, but that can be difficult when there are so many moving parts: new quality reporting programs like MACRA, changing reimbursement models, and increased regulatory pressures, to name a few. Practice resources are stretchedand smaller practices may struggle to keep up.So whats a physician practice to do?

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Health IT RoundupONC issues EHR safety challenge; LifeBridge reports breach impacting 500,000 patients

ONC calls on developers to build an app that can report EHR safety concerns; LifeBridge sends breach notification letter to 500,000 patients; Congress wants to keep a close eye on the VA’s EHR modernization efforts; plus more health technology news of note.

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Healthcare Should Be Invisible

How would you fancy the invisible healthcare system? The Medical Futurist believes that we should move in that direction. Do you remember the scene from the brilliant Luc Besson movie, The Fifth Element, where Gary Oldman as one of the leading antagonists, the evil Mr. Zorg, explains to his adversary, Father Vito Cornelius, why he

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Getting The Most Out Of Practice Technology

Even though lots of physician practices have electronic medical records (EMRs) and practice management (PM) systems, many dont use the technology to its potential. As a result, they miss opportunities to elevate quality reporting and improve practice performance.Recognizing The ValuePart of the reason that physician practices arent as engaged with their technology as they could

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