Why EHRs Alone Cannot Improve Coordination of Care

Why EHRs Alone Cannot Improve Coordination of Care

Electronic health records are the cornerstone of patient health data. But when it comes to collecting data about your hospital or health system’s organizational processes, EHRs fall short. When it comes to healthcare IT, much of the conversation revolves around...
Why Do Hospitals Transfer Patients?

Why Do Hospitals Transfer Patients?

Hospitals transfer patients for a variety of reasons, and almost all of them can be anticipated and planned for. In an ideal scenario, a hospitalized patient would remain within a single facility until such time that he or she is ready for discharge to a post-acute...