Tag: Meaningful Use

The End of Meaningful Use: Where Do We Go from Here?
Meaningful Use is dead! Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week, by now you know what CMS has made official: Meaningful Use is gone. Or at least it will be at...

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The Patient Engagement Pyramid
This blog post was originally published in 2012. Two years later, patient engagement is even more in focus as patient portals are launched in response to Meaningful Use...

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Hello Health and HIT: Looking back, looking forward
What a year 2013 turned out to be! The Hello Health development team released EIGHT platform updates over the course of the year, each in response to the feedback and needs of our...

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From Data Liquidity to Financial Liquidity
We are on a steep trajectory of electronic health record (EHR) adoption. From first generation systems, to stage 1 and more recently stage 2 Meaningful Use capabilities and...

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Experience is not Patient Engagement: Designing to Satisfy Needs, Not Rules
Michael Schrage, well-known author, MIT professor and Harvard Business Review writer, posted a compelling blog at HBR on the difference between user experience and user...

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EHRs are Truly Magic – Just ask Harry Potter (and Mostashari)
What do EHRs, Meaningful Use and Harry Potter all have in common?  Magic?  Farzad Mostashari, M.D., seems to think so. The national health IT coordinator conjured up...

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Looking Beyond Meaningful Use for New Sources of Revenue
If you are like most physicians, you grapple with the challenge of turning a profit while providing outstanding patient care  -- and not burning yourself out in the...

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Looking Beyond Meaningful Use: Webinar
You're Invited to a Webinar About Securing New Revenue Sources. Did you know that primary care practitioners may spend upwards of 675 hours each year on activities that are...

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Meaningful Use Stage 2 is Step 1: Stepping Through the Patient Portal
With the recent publishing of the final Stage 2 rule for meaningful use, we are likely to be talking about the state of patient portals more than ever. This is because, under...

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