November 06, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Back to EHR Basics (Part 2)

Let me recap my previous blog post: I made the argument that the customer (aka EHR user) doesn’t always know what she wants, and it’s up to the IT analyst…

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November 01, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Back to EHR Basics (Part 1)

You may have been taught that the customer is always right, but it’s been well-established that the customer is most certainly not always right (see my posts here and here).…

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October 16, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Leading the Curated Healthcare IT Life

I’ve been thinking and reading a lot about curation recently. By curation I mean allowing experts to make decisions for those of us who are not experts. My first experience…

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October 10, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

The Arch Collaborative and Physician Builders

The KLAS Arch Collaborative recently generated survey data that showed a correlation between physicians who have extra training in their electronic health record (EHR) and user satisfaction. Sound like old…

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August 30, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

How to be Innovative – On the Cheap!

Innovation is all the rage. Everybody’s doing it. You better do it too . . . if you want to be cool! Don’t get me wrong. I’m a huge fan…

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July 30, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Over-engineering EHR Workflows

Recently, I was presented with an interesting dilemma. The IT team had identified a potential problem whereby confusing and potentially contradictory physician orders could lead to what we in the…

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June 08, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Quick Wins: Physician Personalization

Physician-led personalization sessions result in quick wins and long-term improvements. Avaap’s approach to clinical workflow optimization combined with physician personalization is designed to improve staff effectiveness and work experience. There…

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May 29, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Bad Workflows are Horrible, but We Love Them So!

One of the goals of software developers must surely be to require no training to use the software. That’s the dream! Just open the app and start using it. Maybe…

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March 12, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

HIMSS18 Recap

As another HIMSS conference is in the books, it’s time for me to reflect on what I learned. Here goes nothing! I predicted that we’d hear a lot about the…

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March 02, 2018 | By Craig Joseph, MD

Dogs Rule, Cats Drool – Dr. Craig Joseph Talks Trends Outside the Conference Hall

Good morning! I thought I was the only one getting an early start on HIMSS. Another theme for HIMSS 2018, I think, is going to be dogs. Now, I know…

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