Tag Archives: Enterprise Content Management

Finding needles in haystacks – Can you do it?


I deal with a fairly large number of organizations (suppliers, clients, correspondents).                     I like to track e-mail exchanges but some of the time there is overlap between threads so no point trying to define and organize messages under Outlook folders. … Continue reading

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eCases, the final frontier for workflow management?


Ask any healthcare worker, ask any law enforcement officer, and they will tell you what a “Case” is.  Case was, and for many, still is, a “file folder”. Everything has to be in one place in order to make informed … Continue reading

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Are healthcare cost increases inevitable?


“Healthcare costs will continue to rise until the entire system collapses under its own weight”. This doomsday scenario is certainly one possibility, but it is a “do-nothing” option. How about an approach that reduces costs at the same time as … Continue reading

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What’s in your EMR?


A somewhat dated, but perhaps still valid article published by the American Academy of Family Physicians in 2007 highlighted that a representative subset of providers see 24 patients per day.  Based on a 10-hour day this works out to 25 … Continue reading

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What is the real purpose of an EMR?


Ask anyone what the difference is between an EMR and EHR.  Chances are you will get mixed responses. EMR Defined My definition of an EMR is that it is a historical record of encounters or interventions where healthcare professionals can … Continue reading

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The final frontier? – ACM, BPM, CPM, DMS, ECM


First we had CPM, then, somewhat in this order, DMS, BPM, ECM, and more recently, ACM. What are these methodologies, what are their benefits, which ones do you need to manage your business, is there any overlap across the methodologies … Continue reading

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