The Universal Challenge in Keeping Clinical Member Data Accurate

Denise Fournier Application Support Specialist How often have you heard of data mix-ups between two similarly named members in a software system, or when finding a member in your system, the…


A Recipe for Healthcare Success: Workflow Automation, Business Rules, and Artificial Intelligence

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Technology today makes the healthcare industry entirely different that it was when I started my nursing career. There were no computers to track and…


2019 Healthcare Technology and Medical Innovation Predictions

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President It’s that time of year again – time to look at the healthcare trends and predictions for 2019.  It’s always interesting to look at what the…


Artificial Intelligence (AI): Moving Towards the “Bionic Man” (or Woman)

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President In 1950, the medical knowledge doubled every 50 years. By 2020 it will double every 73 days. Based on this, and the fact that other technological…


Basic Technological Tools Make Significant Impacts on Patients’ Lives and Healthcare Costs

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President We are used to sophisticated, complex technological tools providing improved patient clinical outcomes, but it is unexpected to see…


Supporting Transitions of Care with Technology

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Easing patient transitions and decreasing readmission rates are key priorities in the health care industry, as we strive to improve clinical…


Selecting a New Medical Management Software System

Debb Keller, RN, BSN, CMCN COO Choosing a Medical Management Software Is Not Simple Evolving healthcare trends coupled with a slew of new features and functions to consider can overwhelm…


Reflections on the 2016 Women in Technology International Summit

Deborah Keller, RN, BSN Chief Operating Officer Attending the Women in Technology International (WITI) Summit for the first time last week, I really didn’t know what to expect, and I didn’t…


How to Successfully Implement a Medical Management Software

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Many case managers are now tracking how U.S. health care reform efforts are promoting information technology (IT) system integration to improve…


Is It Essential to Determine ROI for a Health IT Application?

Pat Stricker, RN, MEd Senior Vice President Although assessing the impact of a particular care management software application is important, it can also be a complicated endeavor. The…