Impact Insights

How to Ensure a Healthy Relationship with Your Epic Community Connect Partner

June 24, 2021

A Community Connect program is a strategic decision by a health system to extend its Epic electronic health record (EHR) software to community physicians and/or... More

Accessing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with ERP Reporting

June 16, 2021

The Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements and more recent attacks on people of Asian descent have focused attention on continued injustice toward vulnerable populations.... More

Remote Work: Three Ways to be More Present

June 4, 2021

“Oh sorry, I couldn’t get off mute.” In the past 15 months, almost every remote technology employee has become painfully familiar with this phrase. Adjusting... More

Second Round of Funding for FCC COVID-19 Telehealth Program Announced

April 20, 2021

For those of you who are familiar with the earlier Federal Communications Commission COVID-19 Telehealth Program, the FCC has announced that an additional $250 million... More

The Healthcare IT Travel Life: How It Started vs. How It’s Going

March 29, 2021

“Checking in, Mr. Weichmann?” Such a short, little sentence, yet its absence from my world lately has put a whole new spin on my professional... More

ERP System Cutovers: Lessons Learned

March 24, 2021

Planning for system cutovers takes time and attention to detail. In our first blog on the topic, we reviewed the different preparation considerations of an... More

Why Supply Chain Security Matters

March 8, 2021

The year 2020 may, in certain information security circles, be defined by two words: massive and devastating. But was it actually? That may be a... More

ERP System Cutovers: Preparation Considerations

February 25, 2021

Cutover planning for any technology implementation, whether it is a clinical equipment deployment, electronic health record (EHR) implementation, or an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system... More

Healthcare A/V: Critical to Plan, Challenging to Define, Deploy, and Support

February 10, 2021

I often hear project team members and leaders during budget revisions say, “Whoa, how did this get missed in our original planning estimates and why... More

Enterprise Imaging: Organizational Challenges and Lessons Learned

January 29, 2021

This is the eighth and final blog in a series looking at different aspects of implementing Enterprise Imaging (EI). Find links to blogs one through... More

Maximize Revenue Cycle with Key Performance Indicators

December 30, 2020

You enter the elevator with your hospital/health system chief financial officer or chief medical officer, and the conversation goes something like this. “How did the... More

ERP End-to-End Testing in the Virtual World

December 29, 2020

Implementing a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system for hospitals and health systems requires extensive testing, one of many processes made more complex by this... More

Enterprise Imaging: Getting Organized and Collecting Data

December 22, 2020

This is the seventh blog in a series looking at different aspects of implementing Enterprise Imaging (EI). Find links to blogs one through six –... More

Recruiting is Sales

December 18, 2020

It is well known that recruiting and sales go hand in hand, right? The sales team keeps recruiters working and recruiters help close a sale... More

Workday ERP and EHR: Bringing Together Two Major IT Platforms

November 22, 2020

As more and more healthcare providers make the move to the cloud for software as a service (SaaS) delivery, the importance of a tighter relationship... More