We ♥ Nurses – Congratulations to Our Winners!
This is a remarkable year for nurses. COVID-19 brought unprecedented challenges, while also highlighting the critical role nurses have in society. As National Nurses Month comes to a close, it’s good to remember that some of life’s biggest moments are...Read More »
How Data Standards in Healthcare Support Interoperability
I work on the EHR project team at an academic medical center. Over the past 23 years, I’ve helped design, build, and support data flows among unrelated homegrown and vendor database systems. I appreciate data standards! They make my job...Read More »
7 Benefits of Nursing Informatics in Healthcare
Yes, we still have nurses, and yes, we still have computers. And Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems and Meaningful Use incentives and cloud computing. And of course, we have a lot of unhappy clinicians, driven to flammable frustration by inefficient...Read More »
Why Telehealth Isn’t Enough and the Virtual Care Strategy You Need to Solve It
For better or worse, the coronavirus pandemic brought with it a once-in-a-generation opportunity to not only test, but to also successfully deliver new care-delivery models. As a result, telehealth and other forms of virtual care are here to stay. Key...Read More »