Hospitals still searching for system to accurately match patients to health records

Ensuring providers accurately match electronic health records with the right patient has emerged as a hot-button issue for the health information technology industry as its provider customers come under increasing pressure to freely share records with other providers.

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There are many risk management tools available through your malpractice providers that address managing patient data, expectations, satisfaction, and quality processes that can dramatically improve your patients’ overall experience.

Physicians seek employed status to weather payment risks

Dr. Theodore Strange and his 60 physician colleagues at the University Physicians Group in New York City will soon be hospital-employed again. Across the country, physician groups are going through the same deliberate exercises that led Strange and partners to cast their lot with a bigger system.

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The goal of those of us who work directly to help physicians is to help them remain as independent as possible, however, that does not mean they will not have to look for ways where working together can bring efficiencies.