Healthcare interoperability: Where is the industry at today, where is it going, what's new, what's coming, and most importantâ€“what do payers, providers, and vendors need to do in order to participate in healthcare's interoperational future? These questions and more are fielded on today's show by Jitin Asnaani, former Executive Director of CommonWell Health Alliance; Kashif Rathore, VP of Interoperability at Cerner; and Nicole Antonson, VP of Identity and CommonWell Services at Change Healthcar
â€œTransformative cloud technologies like @Cernerâ€™s in-development Digital Virtual Scribe captures doctor-patient interaction using speech recognition. This means doctors get more time with their patients & less time manually entering data.â€
â€œCerner is committed to promoting innovation in nursing, and we are proud to recognize care providers for quality patient care and nursing excellence by sponsoring the ANCC Magnet Prize. https://t.co/KZzGLNC661
Congratulations to this year's winner, @OSFHealthCare! #MagnetConâ€
â€œToday is your final chance to visit the #CHC19 Solutions Gallery!
Explore 90,000 square feet of the NOW and the NEXT, be inspired by cutting-edge innovations, connect with Cerner associates, visit the Education Lounge or Cerner LIVE! Stage and stroll through the Healthe Park.â€
â€œâ€œItâ€™s incredibly exciting to take the remarkably transformative technology in the cloud and collaborate with Cerner to build better products and improve outcomes for health care.â€ @mza at #CHC19â€
â€œThe #CHC19 Solution Gallery opening was wonderful. Had to sit back and watch as #vaehrm leaders, @Cerner leadership, and our #Cerner Govâ€™t Advisory Board talked about whatâ€™s happening #nowandnext. Special thanks to @JSPatelMD for the photo bomb! Loved it!â€
â€œNeed more help navigating the Cerner Events app? Check out our how-to guide to learn about other features, build your agenda and start planning your #CHC19 experience today: https://t.co/7zEu9nViy1â€
â€œToday we welcome Darrell Johnson as Cernerâ€™s first global Chief Marketing Officer. Darrellâ€™s wealth of expertise in health care and unique perspectives in data strategy and product marketing will be integral in guiding us through the next wave of growth. https://t.co/MfnR8QQiftâ€
â€œFor more than 30 years, Jeff Townsend has helped to accelerate innovation through his leadership and dedication. We would like to thank him for his extraordinary contributions here at @Cerner and throughout the health care industry. https://t.co/sKoXP0WTd7â€
â€œ.@Eva__L_Karp and other members of Cerner's #nursing informatics team recently evaluated whether electronic health record system timers and event logs can measure the efficiency and quality of a clinical process EHR.
View their findings here: https://t.co/9SvNr7RBjsâ€
â€œIt was a privileage to share my message about the Longest Mile on the Journey to Excellence to open @Cerner CommunityWorks Summit. A great big thank you to @MitchC_HIT for the invitation & to @DougDeCoursey & @NickiFowler_7 for all your assistance. Great organization and team!â€
â€œI had the pleasure of stopping by the @_FirstHand table after Town Hall yesterday to assemble hygiene kits for children in need of basic necessities. Great people working for a great cause â€“ thanks to all of our volunteers and to the First Hand team.â€
â€œThis #NursesWeek, we want to celebrate innovative and dedicated nursing professionals, who represent the largest EHR user group in health care. Thatâ€™s why Cerner is proud to employ 800+ nurses, who each bring their own clinical experience and perspectives to help us improve care.â€
â€œHelp us kick off #NursesWeek by watching this video of appreciation of the nationâ€™s most trusted profession! #Nurses we thank you and we celebrate you. Show the world how much you love what you do by sharing this video: https://t.co/HYss4rahzX https://t.co/CnCP5IjanHâ€
â€œAs chief people officer, Julie Wilsonâ€™s leadership has been essential in the development of Cernerâ€™s growing workforce. Thank you, Julie, for your more than 24 years of service! https://t.co/7lvgRpWMtlâ€
â€œWe are excited to announce our intent to launch an offering for CMS's Bundled Payments for Care Improvement Advanced program with @naviHealthPAC in an effort to support better health care experiences, greater cost transparency and improved efficiency. https://t.co/2xgtgxPlx8â€
â€œToday we officially break ground on a new, world-class @KCIAirport terminal to serve the Kansas City region & its visitors. We also launch the project brand - Build KCI. Official information will be at https://t.co/IejRCJ85F6 & @BuildKCI on social. The new hash tag is #BuildKCI.â€
â€œHappy #InternationalWomensDay from Cerner associates celebrating across the globe! We're committed to creating a workplace where every person can contribute to the future of health and care. More on our commitment to diversity and inclusion here: https://t.co/ue7qEUuFz8 #IWD2019â€
â€œItâ€™s a wrap! Thank you for another great show, #HIMSS19. We had a blast with our members showcasing how #CommonWell #interoperability services are helping to improve care coordination and outcomes. See you next year at #HIMSS20! #InteropDoneRight https://t.co/wp89SRTb7fâ€
â€œDay 2 of #HIMSS19 featured a packed schedule of education sessions and networking events. Here are some of the best insights on EHR optimization and health care interoperability that we heard today. https://t.co/DRTKrKNrLqâ€
â€œExcited for another eventful day at #HIMSS19? Visit booth #2941 to discover how The Foundation â€“ Cerner's core EMR â€“ can modernize and optimize care coordination for all, including critical access, post-acute and behavior health care providers.â€
â€œDrop by #HIMSS19 booth #2941 to learn how Cerner's #PopulationHealth experts are working to connect traditional venues, the health continuum and advanced information to manage populations, one person at a time.â€
â€œCerner's contextually aware experiences use intelligent and innovative technologies, including mobile and connected devices, AI, virtual assistants and next-generation radiology solutions in order to advance health care. Learn more at #HIMSS19 booth #2941.â€
â€œUsability and patient safety need be a top priority for providers and vendors. @Cerner is committed to engaging physicians in every step of workflow design as we work to curb physician burnout. https://t.co/Q7gVL8oWzAâ€
â€œFor the past 40 years, Cliff Illig has paved the way for innovation in health care. Today, he announced his retirement to pursue outside civic and business interests. Thank you, Cliff, for the mark you've made on health care. https://t.co/wGJmdCwOMwâ€
â€œWe are excited to announce a collaboration with CoverMyMeds, which will improve prescription price transparency and help providers create personalized care plans that meet the medical and financial needs of consumers. https://t.co/AbnZN1QowHâ€
â€œToday, we had the privilege of hosting the Cerner VA Advisory Group, comprised of industry experts selected to provide guidance throughout the @DeptVetAffairsâ€™ EHRM program. Together, we are committed to improving the care experience for Veterans. https://t.co/znwmb7dpUfâ€
â€œ#CommonWell has seen some amazing growth â€” with 80+ members in 20+ categories in care settings â€” in service availability and utilization, bringing more value to our members and providers #CWFallSummit #InteropDoneRightâ€
â€œUsing this tool keeps us completely in aligned with our financial targets & meeting the needs of our patients. It's an extraordinary tool to have. #NurseLeaders #PredictiveAnalytics #Cerner https://t.co/5jkHKXSCRAâ€
â€œWorking in health care is hard, but working at a small hospital in a rural community is even harder. Discover how being bold in technology, services, partnerships and processes can help us overcome the unique challenges in #RuralHealth. https://t.co/whoyaXmzolâ€
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A big joint announcement from Truman Medical Centers and Cerner this week: The two have developed new software to help doctors and nurses potentially save people from becoming opioid addicts.
A few years ago, Cerner came up with similar software to combat sepsis, a potentially fatal blood infection. The electronic health record company estimates that technology saved about 5,000 lives once it started giving it away to its clients.
â€œ"Health care is chaotic, fragmented and often politicized. These might be the things that crush us or they might become the most potent fuel source we have for transformation. It doesnâ€™t matter how smart you are... Itâ€™s about having a great team." @ErikWeihenmayer #CHC18â€
â€œ"Efficiencies from our clinically-driven revenue cycle have allowed us to bring on new service offerings and specialists from surrounding areas to our #rural community." Amy Ireland, Chief Revenue Officer, Carroll County Memorial Hospital at #CHC18â€
â€œWe are excited to announce the #CHC18 Social Media Influencers! Follow these 18 health care providers, industry partners and Cerner associates for valuable insights throughout the conference. https://t.co/YFgCULPGKYâ€
â€œFrom 200+ education sessions to the 90,000-square-foot Solutions Gallery exhibit floor to the #CernerBash, we're excited to connect, explore and network with nearly 14,000 of you at #CHC18! https://t.co/OhXccsjezgâ€
â€œCerner ITWorks can advance health care IT by aligning our teams and solutions with the talents and resources of provider workforces. Learn how we were able to help @CoxHealth achieve its financial, clinical, technical and operational goals. https://t.co/vqTXK2x4jqâ€
â€œMark your calendars: #CHC18 is just two months away! From Oct. 8-11, thousands of Cerner clients, associates and HIT professionals will gather in #KansasCity to learn, network and explore in the hopes of making care #SmarterBetterHealthier. Learn more at https://t.co/te2HMBQ8GF.â€
â€œThereâ€™s no question that access to health care is more disparate in rural America. Here are five blogs and podcasts on how health IT solutions can empower #RuralHealth care organizations. https://t.co/JQNOaTV7Mlâ€
â€œWith health care consumerism on the rise, there's a lot at stake for public health initiatives. Learn how urban planning is uniquely poised to address community health issues. https://t.co/85DprwV9Ekâ€
â€œThe Leidos Defense Health Partnership is proud to carry forward the @DeptofDefense's vision to streamline military health services for nearly 10 million service members and their families #MHSGENESISâ€
â€œWe are excited to announce a new collaboration with @Lumeris to help health systems succeed in Provider-Sponsored Health Plans and Medicare Advantage plans. Read more in our news release. https://t.co/XtqQZSCJgFâ€
â€œToday marks one year since the passing of Cerner Co-Founder Neal Patterson. Neal had a unique ability to anticipate and articulate how information technology would transform care. His leadership, vision and tireless dedication continue to impact the lives of millions today.â€
â€œThe success of #DeptVetAffairs EHR modernization depends on #changemanagement and front-line staff involvement. Glad to have the opportunity to discuss at todayâ€™s #HouseVetAffairs hearing. #EHRâ€
â€œAnother week, another award for our fantastic Senior VP & Chief Strategy and Information Officer, Mitzi Cardenas! Congrats, Mitzi, on the honor of being named a "Woman Who Means Business" by the @KCBizJournal!â€
â€œCongratulations to @PatriceHarrisMD on her election as president-elect of the AMA! Dr. Harris has long been a leader in organized medicine, and is the first African-American woman to hold the office. #AMAmtg #MembersMoveMedicineâ€
â€œâ€œChange may be unnecessary. More may be just more. Ask yourself when you are making changes, â€˜Is it improving efficiency? Is it simplifying a task? Is it helping free up that physician from a keyboard or administrative tasks?'â€ Christine Nedeau (@cdeau8) at #cernerdevconâ€
â€œThere are currently more than 650 #RuralHealth facilities in the U.S. that are at risk of closing. As community hospitals figure out how to do more with less, @MitchC_HIT examines how #healthIT can help: https://t.co/FachBz3hVWâ€
â€œWe are pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement with the @DeptVetAffairs to modernize its EHR and create one longitudinal health record with the @DeptofDefense, with a goal of providing a seamless care experience for our nationâ€™s veterans. https://t.co/1rOHF9nY4Vâ€
â€œFor patients, arriving at a health care decision has become a tailored and collaborative endeavor. On our podcast, learn how Shared Decision Making between the clinician and patient can lead to better care: https://t.co/o3VEVrHTLdâ€
â€œâ€œAt Cerner, our fundamental view is that everyone in America deserves a high-quality health care offering, and you guys provide that.â€ Cerner President @zanemburke at the 2018 #CernerCommunityWx Summitâ€
â€œAs consumers, we demand a lot from our care delivery. By leveraging a wide set of tools in your EHR, here are five ways you can improve your clinical decision support capabilities: https://t.co/VWUTgW7Pp7â€
â€œThis #NursesWeek, we want to celebrate innovative and dedicated caregivers throughout our industry. Cerner is proud to employ more than 900 #nurses, who each bring their own powerful clinical experience and perspectives to help us improve care.â€
â€œAs part of #MentalHealthMonth, Cerner is proud to co-present Mental Health Kansas City, a day-long community conference focused on educating attendees about #mentalillness and overall wellbeing. #MHKC18 https://t.co/STBeoJNJfkâ€
â€œCerner is proud to attend #ANCCPTECon, an event that promotes continued excellence in nursing practice. Learn how our solutions support nurses by connecting workflows across the continuum of care: https://t.co/JYgBVB8qQNâ€
â€œCarroll County Memorial Hospital used Cerner RevWorks to help optimize workflow efficiencies, meet organizational metrics and control cost to collect. Read more about the hospital's improved financial performance: https://t.co/SN6k1Srj6yâ€
â€œ#ICYMI: Stacy Cummings, our program executive officer, sat down with @DoD_DHA director, Vice Adm. Raquel Bono to discuss the ongoing overhaul of #MHSGENESIS. https://t.co/MBpQ2Jh7Ix #ModernSecureConnectedTeâ€
â€œThe proliferation of health system mergers, acquisitions, and affiliations can increase risks to patient safety: Read our new @JAMA_current article on how and what systems can do to reduce these risks. https://t.co/G7QiLq9fM4 @Susan_Haas_MD @CRICOtweetâ€
At Day 3 of #CHC17, Cerner President Zane Burke committed to making CommonWell free through 2020 before announcing that Cerner will provide a consumer-directed health record, free to patients and providers. Share your insights using #CHC17.
Day two of #CHC17 features a general session on the impact of disruptive innovation and artificial intelligence, the CHC Executive Program and more. Join the conversation using #CHC17. Together, we can create a healthier tomorrow, today.
The 2017 Cerner Health Conference kicks off on Monday, Oct. 9. Stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in health IT. Join to conversation using #CHC17. Together, we can create a healthier tomorrow, today.
Although the 2017 Cerner Health Conference officially begins on Monday, Oct. 9, the pre-conference festivities have already begun in Kansas City. Join the conversation using #CHC17. Together, we can build a healthier tomorrow, today.
Simple, but amazing video on advance care planning. Gracefully explains why it matters for ALL of us. Please visit www.nhdd.org and take action on April 16 (National Healthcare Decisions Day) and be sure your family, friends, colleagues, associations, etc. do the same. Your decisions matter. Thanks to the Canadian Speak Up Campaign for donating the video to the NHDD effort.
CommonWell TV interviews David McCallie, SVP, Medical Informatics, Cerner - live from the HIMSS17 show floor. Hear CommonWell member executives as they share their thoughts on CommonWell, interoperability, and the future of the health care industry.
Cerner associates and clients share information on how theyâ€™ve seen solutions in their organizations help them connect the right patient to the right caregiver at the right time in the right place to improve patient throughput and outcomes.
City of Lenexa sees 77 percent of employees participating in its workforce health program improve or maintain health. Watch this short video to hear from City of Lenexa HR director, on-site health center provider and City of Lenexa employees to learn about the program and results they've seen.
The Celebrating the Dream 2015 luncheon event was held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday along with a celebration of the opening of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital.
Celebrating the Dream showed us all what can happen when a community comes togetherâ€”friendship, passion, commitment, and inspiration.
A few weeks ago Cerner hosted more than 100 Kansas City area students at its Continuous, Realization and WHQ campuses for an hour of code.
The events spanned throughout the week, as Cerner partnered with the KC STEM alliance, sponsoring the Girls in Tech KC initiative.
The goal of these events is to show girls the possibilities in technology careers and introduce them to the world of coding and programming.
Hear from event organizers about the events this year and see what the girls learned.
The staff of Lafayette General Health, a 365-bed health care facility in Lafayette, La., puts the health of their community above all else. Through their partnership with Cerner, Lafayette General made enhancements to their electronic health record in order to personalize the care their patients receive.
The workforce is an organizationâ€™s largest expense, and hospitals have increasing pressure to reduce costs and provide more efficient, patient-centric care. Learn how Cerner is able to make intelligent workload measurements based on a patientâ€™s indi...
Julie Kenney, Senior Clinical Analyst at Advocate Health Care, discusses the benefits seen by implementing CareAware Infusion Suite. Hear their story around ease of use, improving patient safety and workflow enhancements.