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PMO Failure-More Common Than You Think

Project Management Office (PMO): Do you have one? Is it successful? Surprisingly, many PMOs do not work as planned. While I hate to focus on the negative, it’s easier to make my point by showing why they fail as opposed to showing why only a very few succeed. Top Reasons PMOs Fail: >Analysts/Technicians don’t understand or […]

The Lost Art of Project Management

Project Management: Doing it The Right Way If you’ve seen Project Management executed the right way, you know what a remarkable experience it is. Being part of a well-managed project from start to finish—accomplishing unbelievable results as a unified team, effectively hitting one milestone after another—few things in your career will provide you with such […]

Using EMRs Properly: Do Patients Really Benefit?

Understanding the Purpose of the EMR Do patients really benefit from the complex EMRs that are in use today? We’d like to think so.  An EMR’s purpose is to enable easier ordering, facilitate documentation and progress notes, remind clinicians of activities to be performed, and protect the patient against potentially harmful drug interactions—just to name […]

The Value Behind an EMR Process User Group

Nearly all hospitals use an Electronic Medical Record system. Simply put, they can’t function well without one. Every vital piece of information from scheduling to medications to billing is handled in that EMR. Unfortunately, not every hospital loves their EMR setup. Common complaints consist of anything from, “it’s too hard to find things” or “I […]

The Age of Technology: How to Increase Patient Face Time When Implementing Your EMR

Today’s society has succumbed to the pressures of technology. Nowadays, it’s nearly impossible to have a real conversation with someone, especially if they are busy texting or swiping left. The problem is all-too-prevalent, even within the healthcare IT sector. What we’re experiencing is an absence of real human connection and communication— between patients and caregivers […]