Is Integration Required for Referral Solutions?

 Is Integration Required for Referral Solutions?

Recently conversing with the leadership team of a substantial ACO, my team and I came to a new understanding of the real and figurative barriers they have in achieving their missions. Having thousands of providers spread out over dozens of EHR systems in multiple counties caring for a certain cohort of patients creates a challenge to pull and share information and measurements across EHR systems as patients visit different provider offices in their journey of care. Most of this data is manually aggregated due to the challenge of integrating across multiple EHR’s.

Why Our Mission Sets Us Apart

 Why Our Mission Sets Us Apart

There are a lot of scheduling companies. There are a lot of scheduling services in healthcare. That's why, 4 months ago, we were surprised when a substantial orthopedic specialist told us that it wasn't ideal for patients to schedule into their practice. We realized that there are a lot of scheduling companies that (1) want to control the lead flow into provider offices or (2) want to change the way patients access healthcare. Many other scheduling companies in healthcare utilize scheduling as a means/bottleneck/revenue driver to accomplish and own that control. Once they own their schedule.....