John Talbot, Ph.D.

Executive Editor of the EHR Best Practices Community & Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

John Falsetti

Director of Information Services, Maryville Academy


Your EHR Might Be The Key To M&A Success

“Forecasts are difficult to make—particularly those about the future.” ― Burton G. Malkiel, A Random Walk Down Wall Street: The Time-Tested Strategy for Successful Investing While there is a great deal of uncertainty about the future of health and human […]

What Medicare’s Go Forward Plan Means For Your Strategy

What drives change in the health care system? I get a sense of the trends by stepping back and looking at the planned changes to Medicaid and Medicare. Why? Medicaid is 17% ($565.5 billion) of U.S. health care spending, and […]

How Your EHR & IT Systems Can Optimize A Merger, Sales, Or Acquisition

This presentation was delivered by Matthew M. Dorman, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Credible Behavioral Health Software, on September 20, 2018, at the 2018 OPEN MINDS Executive Leadership Retreat. In the presentation, Mr. Dorman shared views and lessons learned from his […]

HIE 3.0?

Less than half of specialty provider organizations have health information exchange (HIE) capabilities and less than a third use clinical decision support tools or population health management tools (see IT Spending Follows The Money). Those low adoption numbers give me […]

Integration, Interoperability & Consumer Engagement

Any discussion in health and human services involves lots of talk about integrated systems and “interoperability”—see What’s In A Name and The Future Of EHR-Collaborate, Connect, Communicate. But the key strategic issue for specialist organizations is that to participate in […]