PHP is the framework upon which WordPress is based and how I do most of my web development these days. Pretty useful, but not exactly a cross-platform technology (since it all happens on the server side). Hopefully, this bodes well for the future of PHP, I hate learning new languages.
EHR TCO – Prepare Yourself for 3x or 4x Sticker Price
This writer provides an excellent overview on EHR hidden costs when selecting a new or replacement system. He lists 10 surprise areas, but I would mainly emphasize items 2, 5 and 9:
For me, this is easily the most time consuming aspect, for two reasons;
1. You are performing new and different procedures with more detailed steps. I recommend a full process engineering round. Inevitably, this comes off as “you’re doing something wrong” to the doctor. Doctors don’t like that.