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Care Orchestration in Home Health

Care Orchestration in Home Health

Dr. Williams is a family physician that does home health visits two days a week. She sees a mix of patients that have just been discharged from the hospital and patients with chronic conditions that are regularly monitored. Her day can go very differently depending on...

How Collaborative Technology Improves Value Based Care

How Collaborative Technology Improves Value Based Care

Value Based Care Challenges Value based care (VBC) is a reimbursement model in which pay is tied to the quality of care, with the goal of enhancing efficiency of care while simultaneously improving patient outcomes. This is compared to the traditional fee-for-service...

5 Tips for a Better Handoff

5 Tips for a Better Handoff

Imagine you are a physician at a hospital just coming in for a shift. You get there and go to see the physician you are taking over for. The clinician you meet is exhausted and is rushing to leave. You stand at a table in the hall, and you keep hearing the phone ring,...

8 Meaningful Ways to Improve the Clinician Experience

8 Meaningful Ways to Improve the Clinician Experience

Clinicians are central to healthcare. With increasing shortages, organizations need to find ways to recruit and retain their clinicians. One great way to do this is to improve the clinician experience in meaningful ways. A pizza lunch is nice, but this does not fix...

Increasing Care Team Collaboration with Pharmacists

Increasing Care Team Collaboration with Pharmacists

Healthcare is interdisciplinary. Care teams are frequently made up of physicians, nurses, physician’s assistants, pharmacists, therapists, social workers, and more. However, many pharmacists are not thought of as part of the care team, even though they are the most...

Telehealth in Rural Care Settings

Telehealth in Rural Care Settings

In 2020 there were 46 million U.S. residents - 14% of the U.S. population -  living in rural areas. While healthcare across the country could be improved, rural healthcare faces some unique and exacerbated challenges. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic began, it was...

EHRs and the Business vs. Delivery of Healthcare

EHRs and the Business vs. Delivery of Healthcare

EHRs are a divisive topic. Some clinicians hate EHRs and feel like they are causing burnout. Patients may feel like EHRs take away from the patient-provider relationship. Advocates for EHR believe they are a necessary step to pushing healthcare in the 21st century and...

What is a Tech Stack and Why Does Healthcare Need One?

What is a Tech Stack and Why Does Healthcare Need One?

Imagine the different ways you use your phone on a morning off of work. Your alarm wakes you up so you can meet a friend. While getting ready, you SnapChat a funny picture of your cat to your sister. You get a notification from your calendar app that you have a...

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