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What Drives Clinician Satisfaction with EMRs

Taylor Davis, VP of Innovation, KLAS. We built EMRs to help clinicians deliver dramatically better care and to be more efficient in that care. If clinicians everywhere consistently praised EMRs for revolutionizing the practice of medicine, wouldn't that be an indication that the EMR was a success? But that is not happening. KLAS shares research from over 30,000 clinicians'...

Ins and Outs of Interoperability Vendors

Bob Cash, VP, Provider Relations, and Colin Buckley, Strategic Operations Director, KLAS.  Current interoperability measurement provides important insights into the enablers, barriers, and progress of data sharing, but it requires significant time for providers to participate, effort for KLAS to collect, and expense for vendors and other partnering organizations to support. Join us as Bob and Colin discuss the...

KLAS Report: Outsourcing Your Revenue Cycle

Boyd Stewart, Research Director, KLAS.  Healthcare revenue cycle is complex: compensation for care can come from any of several different payers, and policies are constantly changing. When providers decide to place the care of their financial stream in the hands of a revenue cycle services (RCS) firm, they need that firm to be, first and foremost, adept at delivering...

Utilizing Technology to Support Sepsis Initiatives

Kody Hansen, Research Manager of Clinical Decision Support, KLAS. Utilizing technology to support sepsis initiatives in the inpatient healthcare environment is not a new concept, but widespread adoption of these solutions is relatively nascent across the country. Kody outlines key findings on vendor sepsis technologies in use today, gleaned from interviews with over 150 healthcare organizations across the US....

Population Health Performance 2016: The Training Wheels Are Off

Bradley Hunter, Research Director, KLAS.  Providers knew that value-based care was inevitable. To prepare, they practiced on their employees, took on a few payer contracts, and selectively implemented a few tools. Now, having gotten their balance, many are taking off the training wheels and taking on more risk. But are PHM vendors ready as well? Bradley answers these three...

2017 Best in KLAS Awards

Jared Peterson, Senior VP of Operations, and Taylor Davis, VP of Stategy and Analysis, KLAS.  The Best in KLAS report recognizes vendors who have made significant strides to improve healthcare while addressing changes like payment reform and the shift to population health. Vendors recognized in the Best in KLAS report have earned the title of 2017 Best in KLAS...

RTLS: Who Can Deliver Value Beyond the Basics?

Tanya Egbert, Research Director, KLAS.  On a rudimentary level, Real-Time Location System (RTLS) products are used for asset tracking and temperature monitoring, but providers today are looking to go beyond the basics and leverage RTLS products to improve care quality, increase staff workflow efficiency, and improve their bottom lines. Join us as Tanya shares insights into which vendors are...

Interoperability From the Clinicians View: Frustrating Reality or Hopeful Future?

Bob Cash, VP Provider Relations, KLAS.  Do clinicians have the interoperability they need? How promising are the new industry initiatives CommonWell and Carequality? What interoperability successes are happening? Join us as Bob answers these questions and shares key, industry-wide findings from KLAS' new report, "Interoperability 2016 From a Clinician View: Frustrating Reality or Hopeful Future?"

Patient Outreach 2016: Driving Outcomes – From No-Shows to Better Health

Adam Cherrington, Research Director, KLAS, shares key insights from KLAS' newly published report.  Many patient outreach vendors claim to help providers, but not all solutions are created equal. Adam reviews the report and answers provider questions surrounding which solutions offer various outreach functionalities, which are driving the best outcomes, and which vendors best help providers leverage their outreach solutions.

Global EMR Adoption, Performance and Usability 2016

Jeremy Goff, International Research Director, KLAS, shares key insights from KLAS' newly published report, "Global EMR Adoption and Performance 2016." Jeremy will be discussing how global EMR vendors are performing in areas such as sales and contracting, usability, technology, and support. Additionally, he will explore the ways in which EMR adoption varies for providers in different regions of the...