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  1. Improve end-user satisfaction and patient safety by implementing Universal eMAR in ORM

    In MEDITECH Client Server, the comprehensive Electronic Medication Administration Record (eMAR) is accessible from all clinical areas where medications are administered. Features allowing the quick order and administration documentation, including incremental dosing of one time medications have been developed to support operating rooms and to accommodate different workflows.

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  2. risk management

    Project Management 103: Six keys for Effective Risk Management

    Project Managers frequently overlook Risk Identification and Risk Management. Identifying risks and using good risk management are key processes that can mitigate risks and help ensure a successful project. Let’s discuss six key points to effectively manage risk in a project:

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  3. EHR

    Challenging the adoptability and usability of an EHR

    At the end of the day, behind the various EHR’s, we are dealing with just “0’s” and “1’s” despite the incredible price variances. What is unique is how the health system is positioned to take advantage of and realize the purpose of the EHR. Now it’s time to rethink how we truly change the adoptability of the EHR.

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  4. values

    Why Having a Values-Based Team is Essential to Serving Our Customers

    Having great team members is not just by chance at Jacobus. It is intentional and we are proud of all of our people. They live our values every day both together as a team and individually.

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  5. project charter

    Project Management 102: The Four Benefits of a Well-Defined Charter

    A Project Charter is more than just a piece of paper that outlines a project. It can help your project be successful, which is why every Project Manager should take the time to create one!

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  6. charge master

    Revenue Integrity Series: How to Successfully Implement Charge Capture/Charge Reconciliation in Your Organization

    In order to achieve the goals of maximizing reimbursement, minimizing revenue leakage, preventing denials, and expediting claims submission, we recommend implementing the three key components of revenue integrity: a Charge Master Management Solution, Charge Capture/Charge Reconciliation Process, and Claim Form Optimization/Maintenance Plan.

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  7. project management

    Project Management 101: The 4 Components of Project Management

    A new project can be intimidating even to experienced project managers. Sometimes we are thrown into a project management role without training or experience. This is the first installment in a series of four blogs on project management and will explore the four components that are critical to the success of a project.

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  8. MEDITECH Expanse Web Ambulatory

    5 keys to successfully implementing MEDITECH Expanse Web Ambulatory

    Implementing a new system is a daunting prospect, especially at the beginning when all the work is still to be done and you’re not sure where to start. As consultants, we have a lot of experience helping guide our customers through implementations. Here are a few key points based on prior experience that will make your MEDITECH Expanse Web Ambulatory project go-live a success.

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  9. enterprise revenue cycle

    Sandra Jacobs on Enterprise Revenue Cycle: Volume 2

    This segment is a follow up to June’s Consolidating Revenue Cycles blog. It digs a little deeper and focuses on two key strategies: Building the structure and Culture integration. These two foundational elements will ensure overall success in your enterprise revenue cycle project.

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  10. one query theory

    4 Keys to Actualizing the One Query Theory

    Implementing the One Query Theory is an effort to standardize queries across the enterprise. Here are 4 key elements to successfully actualizing the One Query Theory in MEDITECH to optimize the enterprise-wide flow of patient information.

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