What Does a Medical Practice In Kenya Have in Common With a Medical Practice in the US?

At NCE last year, I got an opportunity to meet  Dr. Sidney Nesbitt. Dr. Nesbitt a pediatrician in Nairobi, Kenya and is very interested in practice management things like work flow improvements, hiring the right staff and working on making his clinic a better place for both him, his staff and his patients. I recently heard from Dr. Nesbitt. He shared with me that a group of MIT grad students conducted an assessment of his office in Nairobi in … [Read more...]

11 Questions to Ask A Potential EMR Vendor About Their Software

Software demos are notoriously biased. EMR representative will generally show you the stuff that works really well. They will show you the stuff that will make you say, ooh, aaah. Nothing wrong with that. When I'm showing something off, I want to share the best of what I have too. But one of our main jobs as leaders of our medical practices, is to shift through the nonsense and get to the nitty gritty. So how do we know, from a practical … [Read more...]