Tag Archives: EHR

Revise the Roles (and Rules)

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Let Curiosity Cross the Chasm: Reducing Physician Resistance

Common sense and our own experience tell us to also look at the velocity of current changes brought about by required compliance with Meaningful Use and other standards. In any industry, the sheer volume of change would be overwhelming – some level of resistance is a natural response. As we … Read More

Posted on July 7th, 2014 in Innovating Health Care IT
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Beyond the Demographics Demon

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Let Curiosity Cross the Chasm: Reducing Physician Resistance

In a research paper presented at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2013 46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, 1 Anol Bhattacherjee, Christopher Davis and Neset Hikmet confront a problem all of us in Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) face at one time or another: physician resistance to or … Read More

Posted on July 1st, 2014 in Innovating Health Care IT
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Building a Data-Savvy Workforce

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Seeing the Big Picture in Big Data

One interesting and possibly new finding from this assessment is that employers believe there is a growing need for deep skills and understanding related to working effectively with data.  The authors commented: “…A difference was noted related to data management, data mining, data analytic, and similar skills and competencies. Twenty-six … Read More

Posted on April 12th, 2013 in Innovating Health Care IT
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Navigating Big Data

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Seeing the Big Picture in Big Data

Those of us in health care imagine large quantities of useful, easily accessible, accurate and meaningful data at our fingertips, helping us improve the way we provide individual patient care while reducing costs and advancing health care systemically. Unfortunately, while this is where we want to be “when health care … Read More

Posted on April 5th, 2013 in Innovating Health Care IT
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