- By Andrew Larkin
- September 26th 2014
'Choosing Wisely' Campaign Has Physicians Weigh in on Standardizing Care
The healthcare industry's shift toward value-based, coordinated care won't succeed if providers, payers and patients aren't connected to the information they need to make better health and wellness decisions. Entities that fail to do so could put themselves out of business.
Scott Mace, for HealthLeaders Media , September 23, 2014
Jacob Reider, MD, discusses the usability of electronic health record systems, which was recently lambasted by the AMA. He concedes usability can be improved. At issue is "the progression from where we are to where we need to get to," he says.
- Health IT consulting companies pay the most with an average of $109,715.42.
- Health IT professionals in the Mid-Atlantic region make the most – $105,923.00.
- Some 80 percent of health IT professionals are satisfied with their jobs.
- There is a $35,000-plus salary difference between those with experience and those without experience in the field.