Articles and White Papers

2014

I-STOP May Be the Biggest Health IT Game-Changer of All
Tony Schueth, HISTalk, October 8, 2014
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Deciphering the Mystery of Population Health Management
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, July 30, 2014
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Surescripts Stats Show ePrescribing Rounds Third Base
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, July 30, 2014
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Readers Write:  Medication Electronic Prior Authorization, the Next Big Thing for EHRs
Tony Schueth, HISTalk, July 16, 2014
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Readers Write:  EHR Usability – Whose Job Is It?
Michael Burger, HISTalk, May 16, 2014
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Reading the Tea Leaves: Prior Authorization for Advanced Imaging Services Is in Our Future
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, May 12, 2014
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What’s Next for Meaningful Use?
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 17, 2014
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Top 10 Takeaways from HIMSS 2014
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 11, 2014
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ePrescribing Information to Improve Medication Adherence
[ White Paper ] by Point-of-Care Partners, January 30, 2014
For NEHI's Connected Health, Better Adherence Roundtable
through funding by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
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How to Gain Traction for ePrescribing for Specialty Medications
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, January 10, 2014
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eMedication Management: A New Paradigm for Creating Value in Today's Health Care Ecosystem
[White Paper] by Point-of-Care Partners, 2014
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2013

Health Information Technology: Supporting Pharmacy Trends in 2014
Jeff Hull, BSPharm, RPh, Anthony J. Schueth, MS, and William Hein, Pharmacy Times, December 16, 2013
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More than a Quarter of Pioneer ACOs to Leave the Program
Bill Hein. HealthTech Zone, July 23, 2013
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Money Talks: Federal Incentives Confirmed to Spur ePrescribing Adoption
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, July 17, 2013
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Boosting Long-Term Growth for Grant-Funded HIEs
Bill Hein, HealthTech Zone, July 12, 2013
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Leveraging HIT to Improve Specialty Medication Processes
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, July 12, 2013
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Building the foundation for an effective and efficient healthcare system: lessons learned in Southeastern Michigan, Insights from a Seven-Year, Multi-Stakeholder Initiative
[White Paper] by Point-of-Care Partners, 2013
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Will Your ACOs Thrive? Take the Lead with This 3-Step Plan
Michael Solomon. HIMSS Payer Insider. May 13, 2013.
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Five Steps to ACO Success
Bill Hein. HealthTech Zone, May 22, 2013.
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Seven Key HIT Takeaways from HIMSS
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, April 15, 2013
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Health Information Exchange: Taking Pharmacy to the Next Level
Tony Schueth, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, March 2013
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Putting the 'HIE' in eMedication Management
Ed Daniels, HealthTech Zone, Feb. 6, 2013
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Top Ten Under-the-Radar Healthcare Trends for 2013
Tony Schueth, HealthTech Zone, Feb. 6, 2013
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2012

Health Plans and Health Information Technology: Six Areas of Opportunity Under the Affordable Care Act.
[White paper] by Point-of-Care Partners, 2012.
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Electronic Prior Authorization for Medications: The Time is Right for Plans, PBMs, and Other Payers
[White paper] by Kurt Andrews, Mihir Patel and Tony Schueth, Point-of-Care Partners, 2012. 
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Cloud Computing: Changing HIT and HIE Deployment Strategies
Ed Daniels, Dec. 26, 2012
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Implementing ACA with HIT
Tony Schueth, HealthTechZone, Dec. 21, 2012
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Smartphones and Demographics are Key to Mobile Health
Ed Daniels, Dec. 21, 2012
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HIE: Payers Wanted
Ed Daniels, HIMSS Payer Insider, October 5, 2012
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ePrior authorization: Primed for Improvement and Big Returns
Tony Schueth, HIMSS Payer Insider, August 4, 2012
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Supreme Court Ruling on the ACA: Momentum Plus Opportunities for HIT
Tony Schueth, HealthTechZone, August 1, 2012
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FDA Poised to Regulate HIT
Ed Daniels, HealthTechZone, August 1, 2012
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Effects of a Web-Based Intervention for Adults With Chronic Conditions on Patient Activation:
Online Randomized Controlled Trial

Michael Solomon, MBA, PhD; Stephen L. Wagner, MS, PhD; James Goes, PhD, Journal of American Medical Research, February 21, 2012 (POCP's Michael Solomon co-authored.)
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Private Health Information Exchanges are Leading the Way
Tom Deas, M.D. and Michael Solomon, PhD, Health Data Management, March 6, 2012 
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Effects of a Web-Based Intervention for Adults With Chronic Conditions on Patient Activation:
Online Randomized Controlled Trial

Michael Solomon, MBA, PhD; Stephen L. Wagner, MS, PhD; James Goes, PhD, Journal of American Medical Research, February 21, 2012
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Early Adopters of Electronic Prescribing Struggle to Make Meaningful Use of Formulary Checks and Medication History Documentation
Jesse C. Crosson, PhD, Anthony J. Schueth, MS, Nicole Isaacson, PhD, MSS and Douglas S. Bell, MD, PhD, Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, Vol. 25 no. 1, pg. 24-32. January/February 2012
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2011

Secrets of HIE Success Revealed: Lessons from the Leaders
National eHealth Collaborative. August 2, 2011. (POCP's Michael Solomon and Ed Daniels conducted the interviews and prepared this report.)
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Health Information Technology Primer
Point-of-Care Partners, AMCP Special Projects Committee and AMCP HIT Advisory Council, Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, June 2011.
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Medical Loss Ratio Minimums: Turning Regulation into Opportunity
Karen Van Wagner and Michael R. Solomon, The Bureau of National Affairs, January 17, 2011.
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2010

Response to ONC Question Regarding Privacy and Security and Emerging Technologies for Personal Health Records: What privacy and security risks, concerns, and benefits arise from the current state and emerging business models of PHRs and related emerging technologies built around the collection and use of consumer health information, including mobile technologies and social networking?
Michael Solomon, PhD, MBA, Practice Lead, eCare Management, Point-of-Care Partners.
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Effects of Standards-based Electronic Prescribing Systems on Outpatient Primary Care Practice:
A Physician Survey

Jason C. Wang MD, PhD, RAND Health; Mihir H. Patel, PharmD, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Anthony J. Schueth, MS, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Melissa Bradley, BA, RAND Health; Shinyi Wu, PhD, RAND Health; Jesse C. Crosson, PhD, University of Medicine Dentistry of New Jersey; Peter A. Glassman, MBBS, MSc, RAND Health; and Douglas S. Bell, MD, PhD, RAND Health, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, January 2010
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Essential Role for E-Prescribing in Electronic Health Record Benefits
Tony Schueth, MedHealth, October 8, 2010
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Realizing the Promise of EMRs: How a Group of Physicians in Texas Moved Forward on EMR and HIE
At the Same Time

Karen Van Wagner and Michael R. Solomon, Healthcare Informatics, August 2010.
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Final Meaningful Use and Certification Standards for Electronic Health Record Systems
Ed Daniels, MedHealth World, July 26, 2010
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FDA Spur Speculation that Health IT Software May Soon Be Subject to Regulation
Ed Daniels, Point-of-Care Partners, Smart Products, March 1, 2010
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2009

Interoperable Electronic Prescribing In The United States: A Progress Report
Douglas Bell, RAND Health; Anthony Schueth, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Maria Friedman, Brookside Consulting Group, LLC; Health Affairs, March/April 2009
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2008

Evaluating the Technical Adequacy of Electronic Prescribing Standards: Results of an Expert Panel Process
Douglas Bell,  RAND Health; Anthony Schueth, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; John Guinan, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Shinyi Wu, RAND Health; Jesse Crosson, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Family Medicine, AMIA 2008 Annual Symposium, 2008
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2007

Variation in Electronic Prescribing Implementation Among Twelve Ambulatory Practices
Jesse C. Crosson, PhD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Nicole Isaacson, MSS, PhD, University of Medicine Dentistry of New Jersey; Debra Lancaster, MLIR, University of Medicine Dentistry of New Jersey; Emily A. McDonald, University of Medicine Dentistry of New Jersey; Anthony J. Schueth, MS, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Barbara DiCicco-Bloom, RN, PhD, RAND Health; Joshua L. Newman, MD, RAND Health; C. Jason Wang, MD, PhD, RAND Health; and Douglas S. Bell, MD, PhD, RAND Health; Society of General Internal Medicine, 2007 
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2006

Regional Health Information Organizations: A Vehicle for Transforming Health Care Delivery?
Michael Solomon, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; Journal of Medical Systems, December 20, 2006. 
(For a copy, please contact Michael Solomon at 561-392-2937.)

 

The Case for Pharma's Participation in Collaborative Care for Chronic Disease
Michael Solomon, Point-of-Care Partners, LLC; HealthLeaders, December 5, 2006
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POCP White Paper: Pharma and Collaborative Care
September 2006
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2005

CHINs were nothing more than RHIO early adopters
Tony Schueth, Healthcare IT News, February 2005
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ePrescribing: Could it be your RHIO's 'killer ap'
by Tony Schueth, Healthcare IT News, May 2005 
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