This Week Health

Amplify great thinking to propel healthcare forward.

Featured Articles

Using AI to Clean Up Healthcare Interoperability's Dirty Little Secret

Healthcare leaders don’t often talk about interoperability's dirty secret: Despite decades of digitization and standards, we still have a problem with dirty data. That means a great deal of digital information still gets touched by human hands before it can be consumed by hospital or pharmacy systems. This is more than an inconvenience, Manually entering information […]

DrFirst

Lacking Medication History Data Has Big Costs for Hospitals

In a time of EHRs, e-prescribing, and cloud-based storage, patient medication history is not always available in clinical workflows. Fractured data from multiple sources, inconsistent terminology between systems, and time-consuming manual entries hinder medication reconciliation. Providers are frustrated, patients are at risk of preventable adverse drug events (ADEs), and hospitals are responsible for readmissions. Problems […]

DrFirst

Consolidating Patient Records into One EHR with WellSpan CMIO

Imagine you’re hungry and craving pizza. You go to your favorite Italian restaurant, but instead of serving you a hot, delicious slice, they give you the crust, the cheese, and the sauce separately, so you have to manually assemble the ingredients yourself. That’s how it feels to physicians when patient medication history arrives in the […]

DrFirst
1 2 3 7

Industry Interviews

Video Search

Thank You to Our Channel Sponsors

Amplify great thinking to propel healthcare forward and raise up the next generation of health leaders.

© Copyright 2022 Health Lyrics All rights reserved