“Episode 96: Leveling Up Hospital Rounding with Dr. Greg Sanders from HybridChart”
by Stacey Richter

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Greg SandersDr. Sanders received his undergraduate degree and his M.D. from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. After completing his internship and residency at Boston University, he completed a Fellowship in Cardiology at Harvard University.

Dr. Sanders is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology. He is a designated Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC). He has been recognized as one of Phoenix Magazine’s TOP DOCs.

He practices all aspects of non-invasive cardiology and has a special interest in Information Technology. This interest led him to create the company, HybridChart, a hospital rounding solution that has proven to help practices increase revenue, positively impact practice efficiencies and productivity, and improve census management, discharge management and readmission rates.


00:00 Why Greg started HybridChart in 2008.
02:00 How Greg balances being a practicing cardiologist and covering 7 hospitals with his ten partners.
02:30 The challenges of coordination and process for a physician.
03:50 How HybridChart eases the communication between physicians and other physicians, as well as the back office and physicians.
05:00 The difference between an EHR and the Sign-Out.
05:00 The information gaps between EHRs and Sign-Outs.
06:20 The disconnection between emerging electronic solutions and electronic record keeping apps and the cumbersome issues this causes for physicians.
08:30 The major gaps in technology that a Rounding Physician faces everyday in an effort to solve problems there are no current tools for.
10:30 How the Rounding Physician’s routine changes for the better with HybridChart.
11:00 Auditing and Digitizing only what needs to be audited and digitized.
11:45 Most practices dedicate 1-4 full-time-equivalent employees just to managing patients.
14:00 How HybridChart connects the dots between EHR data, clinical data, and real-time hospital data about a patient.
14:20 HybridChart’s billing services.
17:40 How HybridChart makes an obsolete paper system accountable.
18:30 The challenges with implementing and training physicians in new technology, and how HybridChart eases physician adoption.
21:20 HybridChart’s “Jump Right In” Onboarding system.
24:30 How HybridChart handles Discharge Management with the utmost care.
25:50 Data Acquisition and Quality Measurements.
27:00 Find out more at: http://hybridchart.com/ Or LinkedIn Or Facebook