Clinical Documentation

Clinical Documentation

Automating the Physician Query Process: One Organization’s Quick Turnaround

Oct. 10, 2019
Fixing a “broken” physician query process became a top priority for the clinical document improvement team at Western Maryland Health System
Clinical Documentation

CMS Issues New RFI for Patients over Paperwork Initiative

June 6, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a request for information (RFI) on how to evolve its “Patients over Paperwork” initiative that was initially launched...
Clinical Documentation

CAQH CORE Outlines Five Areas to Improve Medical Documentation Attachments

May 6, 2019
About 84 percent of attachments are currently being sent manually, leading to misinformation and delays
Clinical Documentation

Sutter Health to Pilot Voice-Enabled Digital Assistant for Physicians

March 26, 2019
Goal is to maximizing the amount of time clinicians spend with patients while reducing the documentation burden
Ehr Usability
Electronic Health Record/Electronic Medical Record (EHR/EMR)

Healthcare’s EHR Usability Problem: How New Efforts Are Addressing the Issue—and Potentially Saving Lives

Feb. 26, 2019
Drs. Raj Ratwani and Jacob Reider weigh in on why the time is now to bring EHR usability and safety issues to the forefront, and how ONC can play a greater role in making issues...