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    on Sep 16, 2022
    Have an IT decision to make? Or want to ensure your support is performing optimally? Check our eBook resources for expert advice on support/managed services, IT staffing, SLAs, and MEDITECH Expanse.
     
    ICYMI: IT Service Desk Performance Resources for Continuous Improvement

    ICYMI: IT Service Desk Performance Resources for Continuous Improvement

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Sep 2, 2022

    In healthcare, IT support is a critical job that doesn’t sleep or take off for the holiday. Is your organization happy with the level of IT support they receive? How’s the reputation of your IT...

    2022 CHIME CIO Survey Results Are In

    2022 CHIME CIO Survey Results Are In

    By CereCore
    on Apr 8, 2022

    What are the most critical IT initiatives for CIOs and health systems in 2022? What strategies are CIOs considering to solve their biggest challenges? See how CIOs responded to these and other...

    Four Ways to Support Patient Safety Through Healthcare Technology and Communication

    Four Ways to Support Patient Safety Through Healthcare Technology and Communication

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    3 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Mar 18, 2022

    Making sure the right clinical staff receive test results on time, documenting medication information, taking advantage of alerts and alarms – here are just a few examples of communications...

    2021 CereCore® Awards Recognize Mission Motivated Employees

    2021 CereCore® Awards Recognize Mission Motivated Employees

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jan 14, 2022

    During a virtual company-wide celebration, CEO and President Curtis Watkins honored CereCore employees who have made a significant difference in the way we serve clients with excellence and embody...

    CereCore® Recognized Again as MEDITECH READY-Certified Partner

    CereCore® Recognized Again as MEDITECH READY-Certified Partner

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jan 7, 2022

    CereCore continues its long-standing history as a MEDITECH READY-Certified implementation and 5-star hosting partner, a designation the company has held since January 2015 during the early days of...

    CIOs: What’s Trending in Healthcare IT and Leadership?
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    From EHR to Health IT Operations: 10 Ways to Lower Costs and Save Time

    From EHR to Health IT Operations: 10 Ways to Lower Costs and Save Time

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    4 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Dec 3, 2021

    Looking to streamline healthcare IT operations or costsNeed tried and true tactics to save time for clinicians and IT teamsAs you develop strategic plans to support patient engagement, improve...

    CereCore® Ranked in the Top Ten Best Places to Work in 2021

    CereCore® Ranked in the Top Ten Best Places to Work in 2021

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Sep 17, 2021

    CereCore® has been ranked No. 9 among healthcare suppliers in Modern Healthcare’s 2021 Best Places to Work award program. The complete list of this year’s winner rankings is ...

    5 Stars for 5 Years: CereCore® Receives Best Practice Rating for MEDITECH Hosting

    5 Stars for 5 Years: CereCore® Receives Best Practice Rating for MEDITECH Hosting

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    By CereCore
    on Sep 17, 2021

    CereCore is proud to be recognized by Securance Consulting as a Best Practice MEDITECH Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider for more than five years running.

    CIOs: Is Now the Time to Implement MEDITECH Expanse?

    CIOs: Is Now the Time to Implement MEDITECH Expanse?

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    4 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Aug 13, 2021

    MEDITECH Expanse is the current and most recent version of the MEDITECH electronic health record (EHR) or health information system (HIS)By far the most advanced, comprehensive suite of integrated...

    CereCore® Welcomes Michael Gagnon, its first Enterprise Fellow

    CereCore® Welcomes Michael Gagnon, its first Enterprise Fellow

    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jul 7, 2021

    CereCore® recently welcomed Michael Gagnon who joined the team as the company’s first Enterprise Fellow. As Enterprise Fellow, Michael will not only provide technical direction and guidance in the...

    Perspectives from CIOs: Results from Online 2021 IT Priorities Survey

    Perspectives from CIOs: Results from Online 2021 IT Priorities Survey

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jul 2, 2021

    What’s changed for healthcare technology leaders recently? What pain points are keeping CIOs up at night? What hinders day-to-day operations the most?

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    5 Ways We Celebrate Nurses and Improve Healthcare Technology, Today and Everyday

    5 Ways We Celebrate Nurses and Improve Healthcare Technology, Today and Everyday

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    3 minute read
    By CereCore
    on May 6, 2021

    National Nurse’s Week is the perfect time to recognize the nurses working in our communities and among us, and we thank nurses across our nation for using your gifts and talents to care for others in...

    CereCore® Welcomes Two Regional Vice Presidents of Sales

    CereCore® Welcomes Two Regional Vice Presidents of Sales

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    By CereCore
    on May 3, 2021

    CereCore® recently welcomed two Regional Vice Presidents of Sales: Paul Fabrizio and Mark Rowland.

    PowerBI and Quality Measures Reporting: Asked and Answered

    PowerBI and Quality Measures Reporting: Asked and Answered

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Mar 3, 2021

    Microsoft’s PowerBI is quickly becoming a solution of choice for healthcare organizations to gain better insights into their data and a cost-effective alternative to 3rd party reporting platforms....

    Epic MyChart
    CereCore® Recognizes Team Members in Annual Service Awards

    CereCore® Recognizes Team Members in Annual Service Awards

    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jan 20, 2021

    At CereCore, the highest value is placed on supporting clients and our communities. The CereCore Rock Solid Award recognizes team members who have exemplified these values during the past year. Award...

    End of Year Checklist for EHRs
    EHR and the Year-End Close: Tips for Making it the Most Wonderful New Year

    EHR and the Year-End Close: Tips for Making it the Most Wonderful New Year

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Dec 18, 2020

    As the classic song goes, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year.” Although it is fair to recognize that after this year’s challenges, it may not feel that way. Almost everyone in the health IT...

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    Thomas Health

    Thomas Health

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    3 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Nov 19, 2020

    Innovative Partnership Paves The Way For A Singular, Modern MEDITECH Platform

    The Client

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    Ardent Health’s Prescription for Service Desk Efficiency

    Ardent Health’s Prescription for Service Desk Efficiency

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    4 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Nov 9, 2020

    Prescription for Service Desk Efficiency

    Ardent Health Services selected CereCore to manage their Level 1 Help Desk, a collaborative effort that enabled Ardent to expand its capability to address key...

    Memorial Healthcare

    Memorial Healthcare

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    4 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Nov 6, 2020

    Independent Health System Fuels Growth and Quality with MEDITECH Expanse

    Memorial Healthcare moves from their aging Magic EHR and Allscripts Ambulatory systems to leverage a unified Expanse solution...

    5 Best Practices for Health IT Service Desk Performance
    Parrish Health

    Parrish Health

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Nov 5, 2020

    Swift MEDITECH Conversion Meets Meaningful Use Requirements, Adds New Functionality

    MEDITECH Services
    Ohio Valley

    Ohio Valley

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Oct 20, 2020

    Streamlining The Path To Meaningful Use Stage 2 Attestation

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    The Longer-Term Impacts of COVID on the EHR

    The Longer-Term Impacts of COVID on the EHR

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    3 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Aug 24, 2020

    EHR is the core of every healthcare organization today. Many aren't aware of all the changes that were required to the EHR to enable the COVID-19 response. Many EHR consulting teams, vendors, and...

    Service Desk Metrics for Cost and Satisfaction Alignment, with Ardent Health
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    Endless Mountain Health System

    Endless Mountain Health System

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jul 20, 2020

    Addressing Compliance And Quality Measures As A Smaller Health System

    The Client

    The COVID Factor: What Health System CIOs are Saying About Their IT Priorities Now

    The COVID Factor: What Health System CIOs are Saying About Their IT Priorities Now

    By CereCore
    on Jun 26, 2020

    What is the new reality for health system CIOs post-COVID? In February of 2020, CereCore surveyed CIOs through CHIME to identify top IT priorities and barriers to progress. With social distancing...

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    2020 Health System CIO Priorities – CHIME Survey

    2020 Health System CIO Priorities – CHIME Survey

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on May 15, 2020

    One month before social-distancing measures were implemented in the United States, an online survey of healthcare executives, all CHIME members was conducted by CereCore. As these technology leaders...

    Hospital IT Service Desk Metrics that Impact Costs

    Hospital IT Service Desk Metrics that Impact Costs

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    3 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Apr 30, 2020

    Hospital IT leaders have always carefully balanced support costs along with transforming the delivery of care with new solutions. And as we begin defining the effort for recovery from the COVID-19...

    A New Approach to Clinical Care Classification in Epic

    A New Approach to Clinical Care Classification in Epic

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Sep 25, 2019

    If you have been dinged by The Joint Commission for not providing easy individualization of Care Plans, your Care Plan workflow is cumbersome and not clearly linked to other documentation, or maybe...

    5 Key Steps to Building Provider Access in MEDITECH Expanse

    5 Key Steps to Building Provider Access in MEDITECH Expanse

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Sep 2, 2019

    MIS Provider build and maintenance can be an intimidating task without the knowledge of certain access settings and controls with MEDITECH Expanse. Because we’ve done this for multiple clients, we...

    3 Things to Consider When Upgrading from MEDITECH 6.15 to Expanse: Part II

    3 Things to Consider When Upgrading from MEDITECH 6.15 to Expanse: Part II

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Aug 27, 2019

    Continuing our conversation on what to consider when upgrading your MEDITECH 6.1x platform to Expanse, there are multiple enhancements across the product suite that you can leverage to make the most...

    3 Things to Consider When Upgrading from MEDITECH 6.15 to Expanse: Part I

    3 Things to Consider When Upgrading from MEDITECH 6.15 to Expanse: Part I

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Aug 20, 2019

    Recently, MEDITECH has been encouraging organizations on the 6.1x platform to consider upgrading to the Expanse platform. Reason being is there are multiple enhancements across the product suite that...

    10 Key Steps for Simplifying Orders in Epic

    10 Key Steps for Simplifying Orders in Epic

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jul 3, 2019

    Many Epic clients, especially those who have been live for some time, suffer from extreme levels of order clutter. Their bloated order sets are filled with the outcomes of any number of requests over...

    How to Leverage Epic to Reduce Length of Stay

    How to Leverage Epic to Reduce Length of Stay

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Jun 14, 2019

    Moving patients through their hospital stay safely and efficiently is paramount to their care, satisfaction, and cost containment. Many factors contribute to a hospital’s ability to manage their...

    Three Ways to Improve Supply Chain Processes: Inventory Management, Integration, and Reconciliation

    Three Ways to Improve Supply Chain Processes: Inventory Management, Integration, and Reconciliation

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Apr 2, 2019

    Supply chain plays an integral role in hospital operations. Since its impact spans the organization, it is important to take the time to identify current challenges and potential changes. We have...

    The Benefits and Challenges of Staff Augmentation

    The Benefits and Challenges of Staff Augmentation

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Mar 13, 2019

    When considering staff augmentation for your organization, there are various things to take into account. You need cost-effective yet skilled resources who have a very strong system build and...

    Epic Referrals: Schedule More and Lose Less

    Epic Referrals: Schedule More and Lose Less

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Mar 1, 2019

    There are two important factors in achieving your organization’s revenue goals. First, increase the number of referrals that stay in-house. Second, provide Referral Coordinators with the tools and...

    Charge Reconciliation: Process, Roles, and Reporting

    Charge Reconciliation: Process, Roles, and Reporting

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Feb 25, 2019

    Timely, consistent, and accurate charge reconciliation is an important process within a healthcare organization’s revenue cycle function. Charge reconciliation involves multiple steps across various...

    Are Your BestPractice Advisories Useful or Are They Being Ignored?

    Are Your BestPractice Advisories Useful or Are They Being Ignored?

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Oct 29, 2018

    BestPractice Advisories (BPAs) can be extremely effective at alerting clinicians of potential negative consequences when configured correctly. BPAs should display a clear message to the appropriate...

    Are You Prepared for an Epic Foundation System Refuel Project?

    Are You Prepared for an Epic Foundation System Refuel Project?

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Oct 8, 2018

    A Foundation System Refuel project can be a long, complex process that often puts additional pressure on an already strained support team. It’s especially arduous if it's been a while since your Epic...

    Epic Quarterly Release Schedule: 3 Things You Need to Know

    Epic Quarterly Release Schedule: 3 Things You Need to Know

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    2 minute read
    By CereCore
    on May 22, 2018

    Epic has educated customers over the past year on the positive changes occurring with their move to quarterly from large upgrades after the February release of version 2018 (v2018). Epic will begin...

    The MEDITECH Scheduling Module: Tips and Benefits When Upgrading to 6.1

    The MEDITECH Scheduling Module: Tips and Benefits When Upgrading to 6.1

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    1 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Mar 29, 2017

    MEDITECH is offering a variety of tools in their 6.1 platform that enable hospital administration to be more efficient with their time and information. Among those tools is the Scheduling module...

    MEDITECH Users Preparing for Meaningful Use Stage 3

    MEDITECH Users Preparing for Meaningful Use Stage 3

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    5 minute read
    By CereCore
    on Feb 10, 2017

    A significant amount of work and investment on behalf of providers has gone into attesting to the various stages of meaningful use over the past few years. The hope is to achieve better clinical...

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