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.


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.


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.


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).


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.


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.


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?


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.


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.

Managed Services

Tech-savvy and team-oriented? Managed Services wants you

Rick Schmitz shares his advice for candidates who are technical experts seeking Managed Services roles.

mergers and acquisitions

Is your EHR setting up your merger or acquisition for success?

If your health system is merging or acquiring with another organization, your EHR can be the springboard to a great partnership. Learn more from Abby Polich.

Epic project management

How to identify an excellent project manager

Do you know the characteristics that make a great project manager? Our optimization expert Lindsey Manzuk shares five tips for spotting one.

Managed Services

How Loma Linda engaged one partner to tackle Connect and Tier 2 maintenance

Loma Linda Executive Director of Community Connect Doug Turner discusses key performance indicators for LLU's successful first large Community Connect project.

Life at Nordic

Could singing opera make you a better healthcare consultant? Q&A with Shane Magargal

Nordic Senior Consultant Shane Magargal isn't just a healthcare expert; he's also an opera singer. See how he found his passion and balances it with his career.

communication strategies

How to communicate effectively during your EHR transition [podcast]

Everyone talks about communication, but it's the rare person who has mastered it. Our implementation experts show you how to communicate as your EHR goes live.

Life at Nordic

How to travel for business and stay healthy, happy, and sane

Are you traveling for business, or thinking about it? Beth Jones, RN, shares tips to stay healthy and happy on the road.

Epic optimization

The solution to physician burnout? Don’t blame the EHR, optimize it.

Fixing provider efficiency issues doesn't mean throwing the (EHR) baby out with the bathwater. Joel Martin explains how EHRs aren't the sole reason for burnout.

Data & Analytics

Are you tapping into the well of EHR data at your fingertips? [2-minute video]

You have a repository of complex data sitting in your EHR – are you taking advantage of it? Eric Pennington walks you through what Nordic can offer you.

Epic Consulting

How to find the "human moments" in EHR implementation (and other lessons)

Senior Consultant Sheri Long uses her clinical experience to


Nordic biked 5,867 miles this summer. Don't act like you're not impressed.

Nordic took to the trails (and roads and parks) this summer for our yearly biking challenge. Check out the stats and photos of our summer of biking!

Epic Consulting

How I’m pursuing my dream without giving up my consulting job

You don't have to give up your passions when you consult. Read about Ike Glinsmann's journey all over the world -- while maintaining his consulting position.

population health

How the University of Maryland Medical System used its EHR to improve HIV/HCV care

University of Maryland Medical System optimized their EHR with the goal of increasing HIV/HCV testing and driving better care for a vulnerable population.

Epic Consulting

What do our consultants do in their free time? Q&A with Keith Brick

Our consultants have unique passions - check out Keith Brick's story about photographing the wilderness while succeeding in his role as a Nordic consultant.


Nordic Open House 2017: Video and photos of a star-studded night

On Monday, Sept. 25, more than 400 guests visited Nordic's home office for drinks, conversation, snacks, and one of the best health IT parties of 2017.


How do I plan for a successful EHR go-live? [podcast]

Going live with Epic is one of the more exciting, challenging experiences your organization will ever undertake. Here's our advice for going live successfully.

Epic project management

Four common pitfalls in project management (and how to improve)

Are you struggling to find great project managers or grow your existing ones? Here, we outline the four areas PMs struggle – and how to improve in each area.