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4 Ways “Single EHR” Strategies Couldn’t Stand Up to COVID-19  

COVID hit fast and hard in spring of 2020, and continues to create new challenges. But as the situation unfolded, we saw how EMPIs helped our clients quickly add sources and sites. Some used EMPI data to spin up contact tracing programs, while others quickly rolled out programs to monitor employee health.


How EMPIs Overcome the Limits of Enterprise EHRs

We hear more and more organizations moving towards a “single EHR” strategy. The logic makes sense. After all, sticking to a single vendor’s tools should help centralize your data so you can create a trusted single view of your patients’ healthcare history. 

But, in practice, it’s not that simple.


Key Points from the ONC Patient Identification & Matching Working Group

On June 1st, IMT’s Corinne Blair (Healthcare Practice Lead) and Deanna Nole (Solution Offerings Director) attended the day long ONC Patient Matching and Identification Working Group session.  This was a marathon session of almost 30 presentations from healthcare providers, policy folks and …


The Next Decade – EMPI as a Strategic Asset

Spirited conversations exploring new frontiers and compelling new uses for the EMPI were abundant in the recent IMT event “The Next Decade, EMPI as a Strategic Asset” held in Orlando …


2020 and the Future of Healthcare Data

The Year 2020… It’s always seemed to be some distant, far-off time – somewhere in the FUTURE. Futurists predicted that technology would become essential to our lives, that information would …


The Buzz from THINK and HIMSS19

Interoperability, FHIR, Engagement, and AI HIMSS19 is in the rear-view mirror, but that doesn’t mean the buzz from HIMSS has diminished.  Our favorite part of HIMSS is always spending time …


Healthcare’s Yanny vs. Laurel problem

By now we’re sure you’ve heard of the “Yanny vs. Laurel” debate that has been sweeping the internet during the month of May. But this debate over who can hear …


Some things just get better over time

From a fine red wine to a sharp cheese, some things in this world only hit the “sweet spot” when allowed the time to develop and improve with age. This …


Active Registration: A Case Study

“Dad, I can’t find my shoes!” is a constant refrain heard in my household. “Well, did you actually look for them?” is my usual reply. In the lost-and-found world of …