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

Six-months in: COVID-19 & LIS

August 19, 2020

How some Lab Managers are preparing for multiple scenarios ranging from the "second wave" to post-pandemic operations. More

Six-months in: COVID-19 & LIS

A message to our colleagues and friends, as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic together

March 24, 2020

Gratitude… and help for stressed hospitals & labs A message to our colleagues and friends… I want to offer our thoughts and sincere thanks to the clients, colleagues, employees, and friends who are on the frontlines in helping our country navigate this unprecedented crisis.  From the discussions I have had with many of you, I […] More

A message to our colleagues and friends, as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic together

Physicians + Phase Zero = Success

June 5, 2019

Zach Johnson, Chief Strategy Officer at S&P Consultants, explains how an early “checkup” might prevent a DoA implementation for Cerner organizations looking to add Revenue Cycle. More

Physicians + Phase Zero = Success

Whitepaper: How Streamlined Reporting Options Can Help Increase Your Practice’s ROI

June 4, 2019

Dr. Michael Augustyniak, Chief Medical Information Officer at S&P Consultants, examples why (and how) you must do more with you EHR to meet MIPS/APM/PCMH goals—and improve ROI. Download Whitepaper More

Whitepaper: How Streamlined Reporting Options Can Help Increase Your Practice’s ROI

Whitepaper: Measuring the Value of a Third-party Consultant

February 8, 2019

We are pleased to share some insights about the value of engaging a third-party consultant to help with your implementation, migration, or upgrade project.  We’ve assembled perspectives from the industry at-large, as well as the experiences of some of our valued clients. More

Whitepaper: Measuring the Value of a Third-party Consultant

Whitepaper: Move to Dynamic Documentation™ without clinician rebellion.

February 28, 2018

Gaining physician efficiency and adoption, requires an implementation strategy that minimizes set-backs and builds confidence. Dr. Michael Augustyniak is the Chief Medical Information Officer at S&P Consultants, a recognized leader in providing implementation services and strategic assistance for Cerner solutions. In our latest whitepaper, Dr. Mike provides insight into how to best navigate Cerner’s move […] More

The Clinically Driven Revenue Cycle: S&P Consultants has put some “old myths” to rest, by introducing InTegritySM to the process of HIT planning and implementation.

August 4, 2017

Serious progress on your RevCycle goals amidst uncertainty is possible when you have the right guidance and on-the-ground assistance. At S&P Consultants, we’re helping clients move forward—even amidst current regulatory ambiguity—to achieve better financial and clinical outcomes today. And to be well-positioned for what promises to be a competitive next era in healthcare. A dose […] More

Industry Insights: How healthcare IT is busting old myths to help you achieve the “impossible trifecta.”

April 13, 2017

It’s time to discard old thinking about what’s possible when clinical, administrative, and HIT systems are able to truly collaborate.  In fact, some progressive IT organizations are playing a leadership role in achieving real progress toward the “impossible trifecta”—delivering better clinical outcomes, while lowering overall costs, and improving patient satisfaction. Download this brief overview to […] More

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