Is fall the ideal time to tune-up your legacy systems?

November 11, 2021

Get the right solutions in place for the busy year ahead IT leaders in healthcare always need to keep their sights set on the horizon. Whether it’s to prepare for the resurge of COVID-19 cases, respond to new administrative demands, or accommodate the continual shift of patient volumes across various parts of the organization. A […] More

Is fall the ideal time to tune-up your legacy systems?

Lessons Hidden in DNFB Data That Even Pros Sometimes Miss

November 3, 2021

How a closer look at some available KPIs can drive focused, results-oriented RCM efforts. More

Three-step Strategy for 2022 LIS Planning

October 5, 2021

While no one can predict the future, Laboratory Information Systems (LIS) managers are being asked to plan and prepare for the upcoming year—with the expectation that it will likely present as some variation on 2021’s challenges and dynamics. More

Three-step Strategy for 2022 LIS Planning

Infographic: How can you tell what kind of HIT help you want until you know what kind of HIT help is available?

September 7, 2021

We’ve been helping HIT professionals strategize, purchase, implement and optimize their Cerner solutions for more than 25 years. We also serve as a KLAS-recognized resource for C-level leaders who need help scoping or staffing any type of engagement. So, whether you know exactly what kind of resource you’re looking for, or whether you’d like some […] More

Infographic: How can you tell what kind of HIT help you want until you know what kind of HIT help is available?

Engaging Clinicians for IT Success: Proven Methods From the Field

August 30, 2021

At S&P Consultants, we’ve spent the past quarter-century helping IT professionals, finance teams, and clinicians discover their common ground while collaborating empathetically and respectfully. We’ve been characterized by our clients as expert translators (and occasionally “peacemakers”) between in-house IT staff, vendor resources, clinicians, and administrators. More

Infographic: The LIS Road to Recovery

June 28, 2021

Don’t Travel The Road Back Alone Put the power of experience in your journey back. One call to the seasoned LIS team at S&P Consultants can put some impressive, field-tested power behind the wheel with you as you navigate your return. More

Infographic: The LIS Road to Recovery

How—and When—to Engage Your IT Department Ahead of a Merger or Acquisition

April 14, 2021

The Make-or-Break Risks of Getting the Timing Wrong One of the lagging effects of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic that is beginning to emerge is the deep financial toll this event has taken on hospitals and health systems. As a result, the pace of merger activity is once again expected to increase. Even for smaller provider […] More

EHR Basics Series: 5 Moves to Support Quality Care in “Short-staffed” Situations

April 14, 2021

Don’t worry, this article won’t rehash current workloads and stressors. We are here to offer a little practical relief by sharing what some of our clients are accomplishing within the parameters of their current Cerner® Millennium® installations to help support their staff in delivering quality care under overloaded conditions. The good news is that you […] More

Infographic: Getting even more from Cerner Millennium® Clinically Integrated Revenue Cycle

April 5, 2021

You don’t have to do it alone! If you’re looking to do more with your Powerchart™ implementation, you owe it to yourself to speak with an experienced consultant from S&P Consultants. Decades of real-world experience implementing, optimizing, and customizing Cerner solutions allow us to do things others can’t. Last year, KLAS recognized S&P Consultants as […] More

Infographic: Getting even more from Cerner Millennium® Clinically Integrated Revenue Cycle

Case Study: Michigan hospital updates older processes to improve Cerner revenue performance

January 7, 2021

Oaklawn Hospital, in Marshall, Michigan, was founded in 1925 and has evolved from a small 12-bed facility into a highly regarded regional health care organization with approximately 1,000 employees. It is the city of Marshall’s largest employer and has been recognized by CMS as one of only four hospitals in Michigan with a five-star ranking. […] More

Case Study: Michigan hospital updates older processes to improve Cerner revenue performance

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