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If Doctors Don't Like Electronic Medical Records, Should We Care? - The Atlantic

James FallowsApr 14 2014, 1:21 PM ET

“Yes, there are problems in any technology implementation and there always will be. But fewer people die. Yes, it is important to connect with the patient. 1,165 more words

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Lack of 2014 Certified EHRs - EMR & HIPAA

Article link: http://www.emrandhipaa.com/emr-and-hipaa/2014/04/11/lack-of-2014-certified-ehrs/

I was asked recently by an EHR vendor about the disconnect between the number of 2011 Certified EHR and the number of 2014 Certified EHR. 698 more words

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Patient-Centered Care Meets Patient-Centered Payment: An Exciting New Beginning

Author: Erika Cottrell, PhD, MPP

Oregon has a long tradition of innovation in health care, and the Alternative Payment Methodology (APM) demonstration project carries forward this tradition in one more pioneering experiment.  853 more words


Fatal Error - The Healthcare Blog

By Rob Lamberts, MD
Article link: http://thehealthcareblog.com/blog/2014/04/07/fatal-error/

The janitor approached my office manager with a very worried expression.  ”Uh, Brenda…” he said, hesitantly.

“Yes?” she replied, wondering what janitorial emergency was looming in her near future. 1,806 more words

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PCMHs Don't Work--Or Do They? Insights From Two Recent Studies (Of the Same Program)

This post was originally published on Project Millennial.

A month ago, a JAMA study rocked the health wonk world by showing provocative evidence that Patient-Centered Medical Homes  733 more words

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HCA Responds to Proposed PCMH Standards

Following a public hearing and a request for feedback, the Home Care Alliance submitted comments on proposed standards for physician practices seeking designation as Patient-Centered Medical Homes (PCMH). 161 more words