Life at Nordic

How my onboarding experience with Nordic went above and beyond

Nicole Crystal describes her experience coming on board with Nordic as a senior consultant.

Life at Nordic

I never had trouble finding consulting work until I got pregnant. Luckily, there was an exception.

Senior Consultant Chelsey Albrecht was surprised to find that motherhood made job prospects more challenging. She tells how Nordic has supported her and how her outlook has changed since giving birth to her son.

Life at Nordic

Nordic consultant competes in Mrs. Indiana pageant to raise awareness for metastatic breast cancer

Nordic Senior Consultant Dora Trittipo tells us about her recent experience competing in the Mrs. Indiana pageant to raise awareness for metastatic breast cancer.

Optimization

The biggest priorities for perioperative EHR optimization in 2018

Brian Beinborn and Kate Yan share the biggest priorities to optimize the perioperative area's use of the system this year.

revenue cycle

How Nordic’s revenue cycle acquisition is helping our clients succeed

A Nordic senior consultant describes his great experience working with the recently acquired Revenue Cycle Transformation practice, which was formerly part of The Claro Group.

Epic Beaker

Consultant insight: FISH cytogenics in Beaker

Senior Consultant Josh Carleton discusses one way to build out cytogenetics, specifically FISH testing, in Beaker.

Data & Analytics

Are you using data to understand your pharmaceutical costs? 

You're sitting on a gold mine of data around your pharmaceutical costs and charges. Here's how to use it to your benefit.

#NordicGivesBack

5 simple ways to be a greener company this Earth Day

For Earth Day, here's a brief but impactful list of things your company can do to have a positive impact on the environment, even if your organization doesn't have the capital to be completely carbon neutral.

management consulting

The shift to strategic consulting

As the needs of healthcare organizations evolve, consultants must provide a strategic perspective that looks past the immediate problem to anticipate the client's greater needs.

Life at Nordic

Nordic-themed haikus/are the best medicine for/a freezing cold spring

Nordic held a haiku contest for National Poetry Month. Celebrate National Haiku Day with some of our favorite submissions here!

mergers and acquisitions

What is it like to be an affiliate project manager? [podcast]

Curious about the role of an affiliate project manager? We sat down with one of the best to discuss what you can expect.

Epic Consulting

The most meaningful work I’ve done as a healthcare consultant

Senior Consultant Ike Glinsmann discusses the most meaningful experience he had as a consultant, bringing the EHR to a homeless patient population in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Epic Consulting

Why I chose health IT consulting: 6 benefits from Nordic consultants

We sat down with five Nordic consultants and analysts to discuss why they love coming to work every day.

HIMSS18

What we heard at HIMSS18 

Hear more about what our team learned from partners and prospective partners at HIMSS!

change management

How to use change champions for a more successful go-live [podcast]

If you're going live on Epic, make sure you have change champions on your side to carry a positive message about implementation throughout your organization.

Epic Consulting

The key to being a great healthcare consultant: flexibility

Senior consultant Kate Yan gives a big piece of advice to anyone considering Epic consulting.

Managed Services

How will transitioning to Nordic's maintenance and support affect my internal teams? Q&A with Loma Linda University Health [podcast]

Learn how Loma Linda improved team morale and efficiency by offloading maintenance and support to Nordic's Managed Services team.

#NordicGivesBack

Putting our "heart and sole" into the fight for cardiovascular care

Nordic consultants participated in a run for heart health and cardiovascular care this past weekend. The Heart & Sole: Run for Wellness benefits Enloe Medical Center's cardiovascular care program.

HIMSS18

Nordic's HIMSS18 reception: Photos and details from a great night

Check out our photos from a great night at MR CHOW in Las Vegas!

communication strategies

So you're a vendor now: How to set expectations with your EHR affiliates [podcast]

In this podcast episode, Andrea and Scott discuss things to consider as your organization becomes a vendor by extending its instance of Epic to affiliate organizations. They cover best practices for adopting the vendor mindset and building a great relationship with your affiliates.

Epic optimization

Is your perioperative area struggling with the EHR?

If your perioperative area is lagging behind in EHR functionality, Merry has some ideas for how to fix your issues and realize maximum revenue.

HIMSS18

Nordic CEO Bruce Cerullo: visit us at HIMSS

Nordic CEO Bruce Cerullo invites you to stop by Booth 5154 at HIMSS to chat with the Nordic team about our evolving solutions and your priorities.

Managed Services

Get to know our team: Q&A with Andy Mueller in Managed Services

Nordic recently added Managed Services Director of Operations Andy Mueller to the team. He sat down to discuss his professional experience, his love of process improvement, and why he chose Nordic Managed Services.

population health

Treating the “whole person” in vulnerable California communities

Nordic works with Contra Costa to optimize the EHR in line with its Whole Person Care initiative, which aims to improve care for low-income communities.

Epic Consulting

Can I consult for Nordic without EHR experience?

Can you consult without having worked at an EHR vendor like Epic? Our Managed Services team answers your burning questions.

HIMSS18

4 reasons to visit Booth 5154 at HIMSS

If you're going to be at HIMSS18, don't miss the best booth on the block (hint: it's Nordic's).

culture

How to foster a more diverse workplace: Q&A with Dr. Ruben Anthony from the Urban League of Greater Madison

This February, we spoke to the Urban League of Greater Madison about ways to improve workplace diversity and foster greater equality in health IT.

culture

How one Nordic consultant helps serve Texas' homeless population

Senior Nordic Consultant Allison Cano gives back in her spare time by helping out Texas' homeless population in Dallas and Austin.

Managed Services

Is Managed Services a good option for your healthcare organization? 5 FAQs

Ian Mamminga walks through five commonly asked questions about Nordic's Managed Services and whether offloading maintenance and support is right for you.

population health

Who should maintain the EHR problem list? [podcast]

The problem list can be an incredibly useful tool if it's maintained properly. But who should take responsibility for managing and updating the list?

Managed Services

Looking for mentorship and growth opportunities? Consider Managed Services.

Managed Services is a great fit for people who love to mentor others and grow their own skills. Kevin Bricker tells us why.

integration

How could blockchain reduce costs for your healthcare organization?

Are you thinking about blockchain as a way to reduce potential costs for your healthcare organization in 2018?

EHR

Achieving a return on your EHR investment in 2018 and beyond [2-min. video]

Whatever your strategic IT priorities in 2018, we're here to listen and help. Client Partnerships EVP Michelle Lichte talks through our evolving solutions.

Epic Consulting

How Haitian high schoolers made me a better healthcare consultant

Senior Consultant Eric Chow discusses his journey to help Haitian high schoolers develop a community garden in their hometown of Pignon.

mergers and acquisitions

Consolidating your EHR after a merger or acquisition [podcast]

So you've merged with or acquired another healthcare organization – now what about your EHR? Our experts walk you through their tips for consolidation.

go-live

A quick and easy intro to designing an EHR training program

Are you implementing Epic and thinking through your training strategy? Lauren gives a few tips for designing a strategy that works.

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