Last week Dr. Sanders had the honor of being a guest on Relentless Health Value’s weekly interview podcast. 

Relentless Health Value’s weekly podcast features healthcare industry leaders that are working toward the “Triple Aim” of healthcare: improving the overall health of the population, providing better care for patients, and lowering costs. 

The podcast, Leveling Up Hospital Rounding with Dr. Greg Sanders from HybridChart, covers why Dr. Sanders developed and created HybridChart and how HybridChart streamlines processes in hospitals and healthcare practices. To learn more about how Dr. Sanders combined his passions for healthcare and information technology to improve the process for both providers and patients, listen to the podcast here

For more information about what Dr. Sanders discusses on the podcast, check out the podcast timeline.

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: Or LinkedIn Or Facebook

Dr. Gregory Sanders is a Harvard-trained, practicing cardiologist and founder and CEO of HybridChart. He has been coding since the 1980s and has spent his medical career focusing on improving processes. His patient care skills earned him recognition as one of Phoenix Magazine’s TOP DOCs. He lives in Scottsdale with his family.