Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

Burnout: What Clinicians are Saying

(Last updated: 06/30/2020) We previously looked at the problem of physician burnout and several ways to fight it. But what are physicians themselves actually saying about the issue? Spok, a company specializing in healthcare communications, recently conducted...
Physician Burnout: How to Curb a Growing Problem

Physician Burnout: How to Curb a Growing Problem

(Last Updated: 05/15/2020) Healthcare providers face many challenges, from cybersecurity to technology implementation, and improving the patient experience. But perhaps the most serious challenge involves hospitals’ greatest resource: their staff. Physician...
Getting Ready for qCDSM Compliance

Getting Ready for qCDSM Compliance

There has been some confusion about the looming deadlines for complying with new Federal regulations concerning the use of Qualified Clinical Decision Support Mechanisms (qCDSMs). Mandatary use of qCDSMs will be the law as of January 1, 2020, about six months from...
What’s the Real qCDSM Compliance Deadline?

What’s the Real qCDSM Compliance Deadline?

We’ve noted some confusion in the radiology field about the deadlines for compliance with new Federal regulations concerning the use of Qualified Clinical Decision Support Mechanisms (qCDSMs). We wanted to take a moment to clarify the deadline issues and delve a...