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9 Can’t-Miss Blogs for National Doctors’ Day

by Cerner Corporation
March 28, 2018
In honor of Doctors’ Day, we have compiled nine blog posts that deliver a physician perspective on current health IT issues.

9 Can’t-Miss Blogs for National Doctors’ Day

Getting Physicians Involved in the Business of Care and Revenue Management

by Dr. Tinu Tadese
March 21, 2018
The health care landscape is shifting rapidly, and a fundamental redesign of the approach to the business of care and revenue cycle management is critical to financial solvency of health care organizations.

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7 Must-Read Stories on Patient Safety

by Cerner Corporation
March 13, 2018
In honor of Patient Safety Awareness Week, we have compiled seven stories, blogs and podcasts that speak to the important role health IT can play in impacting patient safety.

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How Patient Data Can Empower Clinical Decision Support

by Bryan Bliven
February 21, 2018
In this post, we learn about MoodTrek™, a smartphone app designed to help manage depression alongside a therapy and treatment plan.

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How Digital Transformation is Impacting Health Care 

by David Chou
February 14, 2018
Digital disruption is changing the health care industry. Electronic health records have led to big data, and a shift in consumer behavior patterns means that patients want and expect easy, convenient access to their health data. Health care organizations must continually evolve at the rapid pace of technological advancement to provide high-quality, patient-centered care.

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Ep. 59: Cerner's Paul Weaver on Applying UX Design to Health IT

by Paul Weaver
February 13, 2018
Consumerism in health care is becoming a growing trend as the industry shifts from fee-for-service to valued-based care. People want convenient, affordable care and an improved patient experience. And while user experience is well established in other industries like aviation, manufacturing and e-commerce, it’s just now coming to the forefront in health care.

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Precision Medicine and the Future of Health Care

by Dr. Daniel Nigrin
February 12, 2018
Today, as the health care industry has come to appreciate the effect of genetic profiles on the course of diseases, we are now recognizing precision medicine as a real opportunity for growth.

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Elevating the User Experience Through Support

by Jody Buchman
January 29, 2018
When evaluating a new electronic health record (EHR), an organization’s first consideration tends to center around the user experience: What will a new system mean for its clinicians? Will it enable more time with the patient? Will it result in more accurate recordkeeping and improved care delivery? How will the benefits stack up in comparison to the costs?

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Ep. 54: Rogers Memorial Hospital's Brian Kay on Clinical Quality Improvement

by Cerner Corporation | Brian Kay
January 16, 2018
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we're joined by Brian Kay, director of clinical effectiveness at Rogers Memorial Hospital, a behavioral health care hospital in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Rogers offers inpatient, residential, partial-hospitalization and intensive outpatient services for behavioral health conditions.

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Leveraging the Patient Portal to Improve Patient Experience

by Donna Hart
January 8, 2018
Donna Hart has been with Cook County Health & Hospitals System (CCHHS) for over 20 years. She was also integral in launching the MyCookCountyHealth patient portal, designed to advance patient engagement. At HIMSS 2015, Hart earned a Health Information Technology Men & Women Award for her work in leveraging technology to enhance care. CCHHS also achieved HIMSS 7 EMR Adoption Model℠ status.

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The Cerner Podcast: Episode 51

by Cerner Corporation | Julie Geiger | Elaine Beardsley
December 19, 2017
According to the CDC, suicide is the second leading cause of death among persons aged 10–24 years in the United States. After experiencing increases in pediatric suicide attempts and suicidal ideation in the emergency department, Seattle Children's Hospital implemented a suicide risk screening tool within their EHR workflow.

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MedStar's Seth Krevat on Zero Harm Patient Safety Programs: The Cerner Podcast, Ep. 49

by Cerner Corporation | Seth Krevat
December 5, 2017
On this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we hear from Dr. Seth Krevat, assistant vice president for Safety at MedStar Health and a faculty associate at MedStar Health’s National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare.

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How Mobile Technology Can Impact Care Team Communications

by John Gresham
November 29, 2017
The advent of the smartphone has changed everything – from the way we do business to the way we communicate with one another. Thanks to the ubiquity of mobile phones and apps, easy access to information is now the law of the land: Consumers expect it and businesses require it.

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How Hospitals can Benefit from a LEAN Model

by Jennifer Newton
November 1, 2017
LEAN thinking is making its way into the healthcare industry. What does adopting a LEAN management practice mean for a healthcare system? In this blog, we’ll dive into a few of the key LEAN strategies that any healthcare organization can think about adding to their quality improvement program.

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Advancing Pediatric Care Through Health IT: 4 Must-Read Stories

by Cerner Corporation
October 30, 2017
Sometimes, it can be easy to think of children as little adults, especially when it comes to a clinical setting – but they think, act and heal differently. They require specialized care that spans the critical foundational period of their lives. The treatment of pediatric illness and trauma is critical to the psychosocial and developmental needs of our future generations. Here are four stories demonstrating how customized health IT solutions can meet the unique requirements of pediatric care.

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Using Big Data to Advance the Athletic Training Industry

by Kevin Ricks
October 23, 2017
With sports medicine, athletic trainers and data analytics, athletes are improving their health outcomes. Read how here.

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#CHC17 Day 1 Recap: Cerner Physician Community Meeting

by Cerner Corporation
October 8, 2017
Day 1 of the Cerner Health Conference 2017 kicked off with the Cerner Physician Community meeting. Read our recap here.

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Future of Pediatric Care: Children's National's Dr. Kurt Newman

by Dr. Kurt Newman
October 4, 2017
Dr. Kurt Newman, President and CEO of Children's National, discusses how children require a different type of care. Read the interview.

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EHR Optimization And Evidence-Based Medicine | CHC17 Sessions

by Cerner Corporation
September 27, 2017
These four clinical sessions at CHC 2017 explore ways to improve the quality and efficiency of health care. Check out the list!

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Bill Copeland's Perspective on Provider-Sponsored Health Plans

by Cerner Corporation | Bill Copeland
September 12, 2017
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we discuss how provider-sponsored health plans are gaining momentum. Listen here.

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5 Essential Principles of Alignment for Health Care Organizations

by Dick Flanigan
August 14, 2017
Strategic alignment is about forging a path toward a business partnership. Read here for five essential principles of alignment.

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How Hospitals Can Achieve Optimal Nurse Staffing

by Amy Garcia
August 9, 2017
Optimal nurse staffing is not about overstaffing or understaffing – it’s about having an investment strategy. Learn more here.

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Where Does Emotional Design Fit in the Health IT Industry?

by Paul Weaver
July 24, 2017
If we're going to wield the powers of emotionally centered design, we need to understand it better. Learn about this UX tenet here.

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Engaged Empathy in Health Care

by Priti Lakhani
June 22, 2017
Priti Lakhani talks about empathy in healthcare.

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5 Ways to Align for Long-Term Post-Acute Care Success

by Steve Herron
June 14, 2017
Here are five ways health care organizations can align for Long-Term and Post-Acute Care (LTPAC) success. Read here.

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Robert Diamond on Implementing Electronic Physician Documentation

by Cerner Corporation | Robert Diamond
May 30, 2017
In this episode of The Cerner Podcast, we discuss how to ensure a successful physician documentation implementation. Listen now.

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Workplaces Can Benefit From a Mental Health First Aid Program

by Dr. William Stadler
May 12, 2017
You can foster mental health awareness by providing mental health education and supportive services within the workplace. Learn more.

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Leading Nursing Into the Future

by Laura Brower
May 8, 2017
In this blog, we explain how collaboration in nursing helps organizations drive fundamental cultural change and improve care.

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Putting Physicians at the Center of Technology

by Dr. Jigar Patel | Dr. Paul Fu
April 19, 2017
On this blog, we shed some light on how physician-centered initiatives can positively impact patient outcomes.

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