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Healthcare IT Infrastructure White Papers & Webcasts

Six Ways Hospitals can Prepare for a Catastrophe

The CEO’s of two hospitals in Texas recently were largely affected by the devastation brought along by Hurricane Harvey. They were dedicated to staying open for their patients and in turn have offered other healthcare organizations and... Download white paper

Are Male Patients Comfortable with Women Doctors

A study of more than 2 million primary care visits between January and June of 2014 looked at how many patients during that time frame returned to a new practice within 18 months of their first visits. The study showed that roughly... Download white paper

5 Lessons From Urgent Care

As Urgent Care lives within the services business, patient engagement and customer service are crucial. Shaun Ginter, CEO and President of CareWell Urgent Care, oversees 15 centers within Massachusetts and Rhode Island. He spoke with athenaInsight... Download white paper

3-Minute Case Study- Intensive Chart Prep

Researchers have identified top performers on key financial and clinical metrics across the athenahealth network, and are uncovering the innovations that drive their success. Here’s a snapshot of how chart prep has led to lower cost and... Download white paper

Patient Debt Varies by Specialty and Location

As high-deductible insurance policies proliferate, physicians are keeping a close eye on balances owed by patients. 2016 athenahealth network findings, based on 31,000 providers, show that both the percent of revenue from patients and the percent... Download white paper

4 Keys to Patient Portal Engagement

It’s not always easy to convince patients to use portals, or even sign up for them in the first place. Boosting adoption rates of the portal will allow patients to look at their medical information, ask their doctor questions, and handle... Download white paper

Driving Forces in Today’s Payer Market

What’s Driving the Payer Market? Change Healthcare asked a few of their seasoned healthcare consultants to give some perspective on three of the main driving forces in the healthcare payer market today. Listen to what they have to say,... Download white paper

The C-Suite Battle Plan for Cyber Security Attacks in Healthcare

Cyber security is an evolving battlefield confronting the healthcare industry with unprecedented threats. Learn how to out-maneuver your opponents and secure your healthcare facility by employing astute military-inspired strategies and cutting... Download white paper

What Makes a Healthcare Consulting Firm Worth the Investment

When you’re tackling the healthcare industry’s biggest challenges, an experienced consulting firm can help your team succeed. But with so many options, how do you know which firm is the best for your organization? Read through our... Download white paper

The Complexities of the Secure DIY Cloud

Private and do-it-yourself clouds — or the DIY cloud — have the potential to add considerable value to the organizations adopting them, but they also present challenges from implementation and management perspectives — particularly... Download white paper

Completing your AWS Cloud: Securing your Amazon Web Services Environment

This white paper is intended to help you make better-informed decisions about the security control options for AWS usage so you can choose the best combination of controls for your organization’s situation and needs. Download white paper

Inside the 6 Principal Layers of the Cloud Security Stack

What’s really inside a fully integrated secure cloud infrastructure? It’s not a myriad of point security tools bolted on in a haphazard manner. A truly secure cloud is designed from the ground by security experts and engineers. Go... Download white paper

‘But I was compliant’ Investing in Top-Down Security to Build a Compliant Business

Businesses face mounting pressures to protect their data. Attacks are increasingly sophisticated and organized, and the stakes are higher. No longer is the typical hack focused on defacing a website; now, attackers are stealing and selling valuable... Download white paper

HIPAA Compliance & Risk Management: A Proactive Approach to Data Security

Balancing the major responsibilities of security and compliance requires a proactive strategy to circumvent problems before they occur. This entails staying current on the HIPAA regulations, on any infrastructure vulnerabilities that widen your... Download white paper

Reinventing Claims Payment for a Value-Based World

The healthcare industry’s claims-payment system is frustrating to providers, payers, and patients alike. Inefficiency and a systemwide tendency for error wastes resources, worsens miscommunication and mistrust among all stakeholders, and... Download white paper

Cambridge Health Alliance: Improving Patient Safety and Physician Satisfaction with EPCS

View this webinar to hear Cambridge Health Alliance's Arthur Ream III, CISO and Director of IT Applications, discuss the strategies used to integrate a fully DEA compliant solution for electronic prescribing of controlled substances directly... View webcast

Value-Based Care Summit June 2017 Archive

The Summer 2017 Value-Based Care Summit featured speakers from leading provider groups, hospitals and payers discussing strategies to prepare for the transition from fee-for-service to value-based care. Sessions included visionary keynotes from... Download white paper

Fast, Secure Access to PHI and Seamless EPCS at Peninsula Regional Medical Center

View this webinar to learn how Peninsula Regional Medical Center (PRMC) leverages strong, multifactor authentication to help unlock the full potential of their EMR. Utilizing solutions that are purpose-built for healthcare, PRMC delivered clinicians... View webcast

Key Strategic Technologies to Improve Access to Clinical Data

The value-based care environment is driving healthcare organizations towards a new health IT infrastructure strategy. As data volumes grow and providers demand real-time access to critical diagnostic information to improve care quality, organizations... Download white paper

Healthcare Organizations Tell All: Desktop Virtualization Adoption Trends Explained

The healthcare industry is rapidly increasing its adoption of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) as way to enable faster, more convenient access to patient information. However, the adoption and implementation of VDI can be difficult for... View webcast