"Don't Say the 'A' Word!"
IRIS Chief Enterprise Architect, Alberto S. Llanes, Ph.D. recently co-authored with Maynard Avery Austin III, Esq. a very stimulating article, "Don't state the ‘A’ Word!", that was published in the December 2016 issue of The Journal of Enterprise Architecture.
The article proposes a solution for perceived problems attributed to, not only enterprise architecture (EA) and systems architecture, but the architecture discipline as a whole. It looks inward instead of outward to identify where things have gone wrong and identifies ways to improve and better contribute actionable value to stakeholders.
“Any, Certified, and Basic: Quantifying Physician EHR Adoption through 2014”
An increasing number of health care providers are using EHRs. However physicians are not necessarily using all possible applications of EHR technology, as well as reporting varied implementation of Medicaid/Medicare incentive programs. Implementation of EHR also differs between small and large practice physicians.