Allscripts On Call: The Healthcare Podcast
Closing Gaps in Your Physician Practice – w Paola Turchi, Revenue Cycle Management Consultant

Closing Gaps in Your Physician Practice – w Paola Turchi, Revenue Cycle Management Consultant

February 5, 2020

Physician practices face unique operational and financial challenges, including declining revenue, increasing denials, increasing patient balances and lack of actionable analytics. Consultant Paola Turchi explains how practice leaders can use revenue cycle management to address these gaps, improving employee, physician and patient satisfaction.

 

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Connect with HFMA, MGMA, and ACHE

Optimizing Public Health Data – w Joel Gurin, founder and president, CODE

Optimizing Public Health Data – w Joel Gurin, founder and president, CODE

January 22, 2020

The public health data pool is growing larger, especially as patient-consumers share their information through devices and personal programs. While providers can find valuable knowledge in this, they're also challenged to preserve patient privacy and comply with HIPAA and other regulations. Joel Gurin, founder of CODE, an organization that maximizes the value of data as a public resource, discusses optimizing health data while keeping it private and secure.

To learn more, check out Joel's education session at HIMSS 2020

 

In episode:

CODE Roundtable Reports

Leveraging Data on the Social Determinants of Health  

 

Recorded at ACE 2019

 

 

Partnering for Patients in 2020 and Beyond - w Molly McCarthy, Chief Nursing Officer, Microsoft

Partnering for Patients in 2020 and Beyond - w Molly McCarthy, Chief Nursing Officer, Microsoft

January 8, 2020

As healthcare moves into the next decade, patients, providers and technology partners must combine their strengths to address the challenges ahead. Molly McCarthy (National Director, US Health and Chief Nursing Officer, Microsoft) tells how Microsoft technology is powering healthcare outcomes, and how the right partnerships with both patients and organizations will continue to move healthcare in the right direction.

Recorded at ACE 2019

In episode: Microsoft Healthcare Industry Blog

When Consumers Become Patients - w Dr. Chet Robson, Walgreens

When Consumers Become Patients - w Dr. Chet Robson, Walgreens

December 18, 2019

As patients are increasingly acting as consumers, consumer companies are stepping up to help deliver care. Dr. Chet Robson, Chief Medical Officer of Walgreens, discusses these trends and the services retail healthcare offers to help make patient-driven care effective and affordable.

Recorded at ACE 2019

How Providers Can Be Innovators - w Neil Patel, Healthbox

How Providers Can Be Innovators - w Neil Patel, Healthbox

December 11, 2019

As delivering care becomes more complicated, it can be difficult for providers to find joy in the work they do. Neil Patel, founder of HIMSS innovation services company Healthbox, discusses how tech vendors and providers can partner to identify key challenges, build solutions to address them and even fall in love with the problems they work to solve.   

Recorded at ACE 2019

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Healthcare Tech Newsletter (Kevin O'Leary)

The Weekly Gist (Gist Healthcare)

MobiHealthNews

Reach out to Neil at neil@healthbox.com

Healthcare Providers and the Internet of Things – w Dr. Jim Nielsen, Baptist Pensacola

Healthcare Providers and the Internet of Things – w Dr. Jim Nielsen, Baptist Pensacola

December 4, 2019

Today’s healthcare providers have countless ways to connect clinicians and patients at every point of care. Dr. Jim Nielsen (CMIO, Baptist Pensacola) discusses how his community health system used the Internet of Things to address operational problems and improve delivery of care, as well as what other organizations can do to implement this themselves. 

Transporting Patients to Wellbeing - w Omar Nagji, Lyft

Transporting Patients to Wellbeing - w Omar Nagji, Lyft

November 13, 2019

Many patients need affordable transportation to receive healthcare. But access to their local community and social resources is also essential to their health and wellbeing. Omar Nagji (Head of Healthcare Partnerships, Lyft) talks about Lyft’s partnering with Allscripts to move into the healthcare space. Hear how Lyft’s expertise in consumer experience and transportation logistics is opening and enriching patients' lives.

In episode:

Lyft Healthcare Offerings

Healthcare in the 2020s – w Allscripts CEO Paul Black

Healthcare in the 2020s – w Allscripts CEO Paul Black

November 6, 2019

Technology today has the potential to deliver the best healthcare to everyone tomorrow. In this episode, Allscripts CEO Paul Black talks about what defines today’s healthcare landscape. Hear about up-to-the-minute opportunities in analytics and mobile platforms, as well as challenges in privacy and industry competition and how consumer devices and data could improve patient health across populations.

Talk, Train and Think Together – Adapting the EHR for Humans w Raj Ratwani, part 3

Talk, Train and Think Together – Adapting the EHR for Humans w Raj Ratwani, part 3

October 30, 2019

In the final episode of this series, our experts discuss how clinical users and leaders can communicate their perspectives on EHR needs and issues; how users must learn to navigate the systems that are available; and how everyone can keep brainstorming together to maintain a safe and usable EHR. This is the conclusion of our conversation with Dr. Raj Ratwani (Director, MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare).

The Past 10 Years of Health IT – Adapting the EHR for Humans w Raj Ratwani, part 2

The Past 10 Years of Health IT – Adapting the EHR for Humans w Raj Ratwani, part 2

October 23, 2019

The adoption of healthcare technology since the HITECH Act of 2009 is unprecedented across industries. People in healthcare today still deal with the implications, especially in EHR implementation and use. In the second episode of our three-part series, Dr. Raj Ratwani (Director of the MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare) talks about making EHR issues transparent to everyone who has a role in solving them.

In Episode:

EHRSeeWhatWeMean.org: Part of MedStar’s campaign to highlight real clinician issues with EHRs