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As US officials shift tone, Trump stops short of 1 provider ask

Wednesday marked a turning point in coronavirus outbreak with the World Health Organization officially calling it a pandemic and the U.S. president addressing the nation in prime time. Still, some providers worry it’s not enough. Hours after hospital executives met with President Donald Trump, he did not declare a disaster or national emergency. The American… Read More »

Shift to cloud-based EHR needs careful preparation

As health systems evaluate replacing their electronic health records, they are considering cloud-based options. “I am seeing a lot more adoption and acceptance of cloud-based EHRs,” says Nate McCarthy, associate principal at ECG Management Consultants. “If their infrastructure is coming to end of life, they are saying, ‘I’ve got to invest another and $ 50… Read More »

4 steps to help imaging accelerate the shift to value-based care

Value-based care programs are being introduced increasingly on a global level. However, progress is slow as many hospitals are unclear where to start. While radiology is among one of the most impacted specialties in the shift to value-based care through changes in the reimbursement scheme, imaging-specific metrics are still largely undefined. This presents radiology leaders… Read More »