Friday, April 07, 2017

The Situation Report: Is the CIO Job at VA About to Lose Its Influence?

The Situation Report: Is the CIO Job at VA About to Lose Its Influence?

Thursday, March 23, 2017

VistA Watch

I'll start collecting links to VA's EHR known as VistA. Politico had a history of it. They omitted some key names and I'll get back to that. Anyways, I'll be posting more on this procurement on a system the majority of Medical Residents work with at some point.

Friday, October 21, 2016

Halamka on MACRA Final Rule: “CMS is Listening and I Thank Them”

Halamka on MACRA Final Rule: “CMS is Listening and I Thank Them” | Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology



Thank them?  They work for Americans and shouldn't be thanked for keeping the "burden" lighter than it could be.  What's the payoff for Americans to the government imposing any burdens on providers off our care?  I fear the policy wonks and theologians over healthcare have priorities and mission badly screwed up.

Thursday, May 12, 2016

CMS Answers Family Physicians' Questions About MACRA

CMS Answers Family Physicians' Questions About MACRA: CMS officials answered family physicians' questions about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act during a standing-room-only meeting at the 2016 Annual Chapter Leader Forum.