Is the Cloud the Answer to your Hospital’s Challenges? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Healthcare IT and the Cloud by Fred Pennic

Hospitals are currently struggling to deal with Electronic Medical Record (EMR) upgrades, figuring out Health Information Exchange (HIE) compatibility, Meaningful Use mandates, and the upgrades required for International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, (ICD-10) Click image to enlarge Image courtesy of: www.innotas.com Repost This Article

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How to Use #Hashtags to Increase Your Online Presence [INFOGRAPHIC]

Hashtags and Twitter by Jonathan Govette

Why are #Hashtags important? Here is a great infographic detailing why tweets with hashtags get more engagement. Need some examples of healthcare hashtags? Read our 2 articles below: Top 30 Healthcare Twitter Hashtags to use while Tweeting  How to Use Twitter for Healthcare Effectively (4 Tips) Click image to increase size  Image courtesy of www.quicksprout.com [...]

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The Painful Reality of the ICD-10 Delay

ICD-10 may be delayed by Fred Pennic

Congress is on the verge of delaying healthcare’s new diagnosis code system for another year — a relief to doctors, but a pain for CIOs.  If the implementation of ICD-10 diagnosis codes is delayed by an act of Congress, as seems likely, doctors may be spared a headache — but healthcare CIOs will gain one. [...]

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How to Reduce Patient Referral Leakage and Increase Revenue [INFOGRAPHIC]

referral leakage (hospitals/doctors) by Jonathan Govette

Patient referrals are an integral revenue generator for every hospital, clinic and caregiver.  Yet most facilities require the patient to hand-deliver referrals and do not adequate track the originating provider of said referral.  This leads to many issues including reduced coordination of care, loss of revenue, and a poor patient experience. So why is this [...]

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The Top 50 Google+ Tips that will Make you an Expert

How to use Google Plus for healthcare by Jonathan Govette

Wanted to say thanks for +Rick Eliason for putting these tips together.  It will take  you a while to get through them all but the concepts will help your practice excel both online and with your patients. 50 Google+ Tips 1. Create A Killer Hovercard: goo.gl/ifDhJW 2. Sharing to Circles vs. Publicly: goo.gl/1qr0YO 3. Google+ Communities: goo.gl/NC21Ly 4. Share Your G+ Posts [...]

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Top 5 Tools for Health Administrators

health-admin by Jonathan Govette

From complex electronic health record systems to mobile health applications, technological innovation and adoption have proved especially challenging – even downright polarizing – for the health care industry. But this is all changing due to requirements set forth in the federal Health Information Technology (HITECH) Act and the Affordable Care Act. There is also increased [...]

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