The Distinct Benefits of EMR Compared to Paper Medical Records

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Modern technology offers many solutions to improve the efficiency and reliability of all kinds of businesses. However, even something like transitioning to digital files from paper ones can seem more daunting than it’s worth. Despite the perceived difficulties in these transitions, medical practices are one type of industry that can see a range of advantages… Read more »

3 Tips on Converting From Paper to Electronic Medical Records

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Work in a medical facility or doctor’s office? Do you still use paper charts and files for your patients? It’s estimated that a staggering 15 billion trees are cut down each year, in part due to high paper demands. Despite pushes for electronic record management, many facilities, hospitals included, continue to rely on paper files. This can… Read more »

Weighing Up the Pros and Cons of Telemedicine

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We live in a busy world and don’t always have the time to go to the doctor. Telemedicine is popular for both patients and insurance companies looking to streamline patient care. There are pros and cons of telemedicine. It’s important to know when it’s better to see a virtual doctor and when to see one… Read more »

What Is Telemedicine, Exactly? Here’s What You Need to Know

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Modern technology has brought many advancements in the ways people receive medical treatment. Telemedicine is one of these advancements. With telemedicine patients can seek treatment remotely. If you’ve asked yourself the question, “What is telemedicine?”, keep reading to find out. What Is Telemedicine Healthcare? Telemedicine is the delivery of remote healthcare or “healing from a… Read more »

4 Telemedicine Technology Trends to Watch for This Year

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It can be intimidating to adopt telemedicine technology. This is especially true if you’re new to the subject. But the advent of this technology cannot be ignored. In just three years, global telemedicine will be valued at over $41 billion. It’s changing the way clinicians deliver patient care. Telemedicine also provides several benefits, for both… Read more »

EMR Implementation – Getting Your Team On Board When Change Comes

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Congratulations! You’ve decided your organization is ready to gain the benefits of electronic medical records(EMR). Now you need to make sure your team and other stakeholders are on board. What’s the secret to successful EMR implementation? Remembering that changes in technology cause change for people. And, if people don’t use the new technology, or use… Read more »

Use of Project Management in EMR Implementations

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EMR migrations can have a great long-term effect on a medical network when done properly. From an administrative standpoint, EMR can cut costs, increase productivity, and foster happiness among patients. Unfortunately, EMR migration can also cause serious cost overages and headaches when managed poorly. The success of an EMR migration rests on successful project management…. Read more »

4 Key Benefits of Telemedicine for Patients and Clinicians

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Technology has improved every industry, but the medical industry has been impacted more than most. Telemedicine allows doctors to provide quality care to their patients live via the web, rather than requiring in-person appointments. There are countless benefits of telemedicine, which is why so many physicians and patients are starting to take advantage of it…. Read more »