Impact Insights

Video Teleconferencing Security Tips for Zoom

May 1, 2020

As there are reports of security concerns regarding the use of Zoom for healthcare video teleconferencing, please read the following security tips regarding the use... More

Rapidly Expanding Capacity for the Coronavirus Pandemic and Beyond

April 28, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has created many challenges for hospitals and health systems. The ability to increase bed and ventilator capacity has been one of the... More

Enterprise Imaging: Answers to Fundamental Questions

April 20, 2020

This is the second blog in a series about enterprise imaging. The first blog about what it is and why have it can be found... More

FCC COVID-19 Telehealth Program Funding Opportunity

April 13, 2020

Applications for this program open today (April 13, 2020) at Noon EST at https://www.fcc.gov/covid-19-telehealth-program UPDATE: APPLICATION PORTAL NOW AVAILABLE The FCC application portal is now... More

The New Normal: Tips on Working from Home

April 9, 2020

As much of the world dreams of “working from home,” sometimes the reality isn’t as rosy as it sounds. The response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) has... More

The COVID-19 Federal Stimulus Package: What Does it Mean for Providers

March 27, 2020

Congress has officially passed the $2 trillion COVID-19 federal stimulus package – the “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act” (or “CARES Act”) – which... More

Pivoting to Quickly Operationalize Telehealth for COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Health systems across the U.S. are mobilizing to address the current COVID-19 pandemic. Telehealth has become a vital tool to meet the critical needs for... More

COVID-19: Best Practices from the Front Line

March 24, 2020

The healthcare industry’s response to COVID-19, or coronavirus, is rapidly changing. This pandemic presents a new set of challenges for our clients and their staff.... More

2020 ONC Cures Act Final Rule: What You Need to Know

March 18, 2020

Earlier this week (Monday, March 9, 2020) ONC released the 21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program Final... More

Four Steps to Enhancing Organization Effectiveness through Your Analytics Strategy

March 4, 2020

Review of the analytics strategy in your organization is integral to increasing organizational effectiveness and improving financial health. Dashboards and reporting are both important tools... More

Best Practices for EHR Implementation Training

February 21, 2020

Implementing an Electronic Health Record (EHR) involves diligent planning across multiple phases, from pre-work to post-live. One of the key phases in the EHR implementation... More

Destress During Implementation with Simple Décor

February 14, 2020

To decorate or not? That is the question. The holidays mark a time when people intensely decorate inside and outside their homes. Stores are glitzy... More

2020-2025 Federal Health IT Strategic Plan: What You Need to Know

January 30, 2020

Earlier this month (January 15), the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the draft 2020-2025 Federal Health IT Strategic Plan for public... More

Enterprise Imaging: What is It and Why have It?

January 23, 2020

Healthcare delivery is moving from specialized silos of patient care to an integrated team of health specialists sharing patient information. Enterprise imaging (EI) focuses on... More

Top 4 Factors to Consider in Your Archival Prioritization Strategy

January 22, 2020

When prioritizing systems for an archival project, the order in which the systems are to be archived should be based off objective metrics and scoring... More