Impact Insights

Week in Review 10/10/14

October 10, 2014

Eligible Professionals (EPs) are failing Meaningful Use (MU) audits at an alarming rate, according to data obtained by Health Security Solutions. Of the more than... More

Population Health Management….Finally!

October 8, 2014

Those of us in the healthcare industry have for years been talking about the need for more coordinated, patient-centered care; though to actually have a... More

Finding Value in Your EMR Investment

October 6, 2014

An Electronic Medical Record (EMR) go-live is like drinking from a fire hose. There is an abundance of information rushing at your clinicians who are... More

Week in Review 10/3/14

October 3, 2014

40% of in-network payments from commercial health plans are now “value-oriented,” according to new data from the Catalyst for Payment Reform. “Value-oriented” payments are defined... More

The “Smart” Approach to Creating a “Smart” Hospital

October 1, 2014

The Set-Up: There’s a crane outside and construction guys are hard at work building your organization’s new patient care facility. You’ve heard the buzz words... More

Happy Career, Happy Life

September 29, 2014

As a healthcare IT recruiter, I am fortunate to have a career that I love and allows me to continually grow professionally. However, I frequently... More

Epic Security Recommendations Using the Integrated Workgroup Security Model

September 24, 2014

Having the greatest Epic system in the world won’t provide value if users are unable to access it properly and efficiently. The following recommendations will... More

A False Sense of Security, White Paper Preview

September 22, 2014

To define “security” means being free from danger or threat; however to apply this definition to healthcare organizations is misleading. Many hospital security programs focus... More

Week in Review 9/19/14

September 19, 2014

Happy National Health IT Week! Is Congress getting into the spirit of National Health IT Week, too? One of this year’s “Asks” was related to minimizing... More

National Health IT Week – the Funnies Section

September 18, 2014

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What’s the Value of Health IT? What do you think?

September 17, 2014

In preparing for this year’s National Health IT Week for which Impact Advisors is a Proud Partner, we thought it would be interesting to find... More

What is the Value of Health IT?

September 16, 2014

Pondering this question for me has been quite a challenge and I’ve decided it’s primarily because I’m not sure we’re “there” yet. Maybe a better... More

Welcome to National Health IT Week

September 15, 2014

Good Monday Morning to everyone! Impact Advisors is pleased to be participating in National Health IT Week as a Proud Partner with HIMSS. This is... More

Week in Review 9/12/2014

September 12, 2014

After much speculation and anticipation, Apple finally unveiled the “Apple Watch” this week. In terms of health and wellness features, the device will have an... More

Roadmap to Successful Data Conversion

September 8, 2014

Historical data conversion is a crucial piece of an EMR implementation in the healthcare IT industry.  Conversion of legacy data requires extensive planning and considerable... More