Monthly Archives: June 2014

From Health IT Literacy to Health Workflow IT Literacy

Today’s #HITsm chat topic is near and dear to my heart: Health IT Literacy. I designed the curriculum for the first undergraduate degree in Medical Informatics/Health Information Science and that is exactly where I started! More specifically, I started with healthcare workflow as the conceptual foundation for health IT literacy. Today I’m raising awareness for [...]

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10 Part Workflow Interview: Vishal Gandhi of ClinicSpectrum, Booth #1256 at HFMA

It’s not often I meet someone as or (more?) obsessed with healthcare workflow as I am. I believe I’ve met my match in Vishal Gandhi of ClinicSpectrum. I’ve not done one of my multi-question, in-the-weeds, workflow interviews in a while … it feels good to be back in the saddle. Enjoy!

(Image from Vishal’s excellent [...]

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My #HITsm Health IT Business Process Management Success Story, Plus a Conference Report

While working on my BPM & Case Management Global Summit conference trip report, I saw this tweet about sharing health IT success stories at the Friday, 12 EST, weekly #HITsm Twitter chatup (Health Information Technology Social Media).
#HealthIT wonks: I'm moderating #HITsm Success Stories 12 ET Fri. Share some positivity w/ us! @HealthIT_Policy @Travis_Broome @ThomasNOV
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BPM-based Population Health Management & Care Coordination: Workflow, Usability, Safety & Interoperability Perspectives

[If you arrived here via one of my National Health IT Week themed tweets, I hope you'll also consider reading my more recent, Achieving Task and Workflow Interoperability in Healthcare: All Together Now!]
This post consolidates five of my guest posts on the EMR & HIPAA, one of the highest traffic blogs devoted to health IT. [...]

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Workflow In ONC’s 10-Year Vision to Achieve an Interoperable Health IT Infrastructure

I do what I always do, when a major health IT strategy white paper appears: count ‘workflow’s! In the case of Connecting Health and Care for the Nation: A 10-Year Vision to Achieve an Interoperable Health IT Infrastructure, just released by the ONC, workflow is mentioned in four passages.
4 'workflow's (IMHO gonna need [...]

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