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Net Effect of Expanding Medicaid

By SAURABH JHA MD  What is the effect of expanding Medicaid on overall healthcare costs and use of the emergency room? This type of question can’t easily be answered by observational studies and requires a randomized controlled trial (RCT). But an RCT isn’t easy to perform. However, a natural RCT serendipitously happened in Oregon a… Read More »

Epic, Cerner and others moving into expanding global EHR market, says KLAS

The global market for electronic health records is as diverse and far-flung as the countries and cultures served by the technology. Different regions are at different levels in their IT maturity, have different historical preferences for certain vendors, and have different healthcare imperatives they’re trying to solve. The new Global EMR Performance 2018 report from… Read More »