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  • Boosting Telework and EHRs

    Jessica D. Squazzo

    Providing the capabilities for staff to work from home and using EHRs to their full capabilities are two ways organizations can take advantage of information technology.

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    Engaging Government and Business Partners to Close the Digital Divide

    Laura Hegwer

    In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, the healthcare field has the will and momentum to continue to expand telehealth services like virtual visits to their patients, says John Kravitz, CIO at Geisinger, Danville, Pa., and 2020 and 2021 chair of the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives board of trustees.

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    Virtual Care's Momentum Builds

    Jessica D. Squazzo

    Perhaps one of the most-talked-about aspects of IT during the pandemic has been virtual health. It seems nationwide use of telemedicine has been ignited, knocking down previous obstacles. Many healthcare organizations, it seems, are making their plans accordingly. 

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    Strong IT Foundations Make a Difference

    Jessica D. Squazzo 

    Throughout the country, IT has played a crucial role in helping provider organizations navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Organizations that had strong IT foundations already in place prior to the pandemic benefitted greatly. 

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    Tech Heroes

    Jessica D. Squazzo

    Healthcare IT has played a significant part in helping healthcare providers manage the COVID-19 crisis, with many innovations being implemented on short notice and at rapid speed. Here are some examples of IT innovations that have been used successfully.

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