5 Signs You Need EMR Consulting Services

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EMR Consulting

Let’s face it, medical records can be frustrating. Between keeping up with new information and making sure that things are orderly, it’s a tough task. Thankfully, you can get some help. EMR consulting can make your medical facility run smoother than ever! Ready to learn more? Keep reading for some telltale signs that it’s time… Read more »

7 Ways Health Informatics Transforms Health Care

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health informatics

It is amazing how technology intertwines with the health sector. Just a few years ago, nobody could predict how the development of technology would drive health care innovation.  Now we see that nearly everything in the health care industry derives from these transformations. Health informatics, for example, has had a significant impact on the management, handling, and… Read more »

7 Ways Telemedicine Can Improve Value Based Care & Lower Your Costs

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7 ways telemedcine can improve patient health

Telemedicine is something that’s existed as a concept pretty much since the invention of the phone. Every form of effective long-distance communication has been and can be used for medical consultations, whether between professionals or between a doctor and their patient. It was the recent advances of the Internet, however, that brought telemedicine to the… Read more »

The House Call Is Back! (But This Isn’t Your Grandparents’ House Call)

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Telemedicine and house calls

Not long ago, house calls by doctors were a common occurrence. As recently as our grandparents’ generation, women delivered babies at home. Doctors came to the house to diagnose and treat ailments like colds, cuts, and other common health concerns. Eventually, house calls have disappeared. They’ve been replaced with long waits in offices or emergency… Read more »

How School Systems are Using Telemedicine

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Telemedicine for the school system

Every parent dreads a phone call from the school nurse. If your child has been sent to the nurse with a tummy ache, boo-boo, sniffle, or other ailment, chances are you’re going to have to take time off work to head to the school and assess the situation. In some cases, the event is serious… Read more »

What It’s Like to Visit With a Doctor Online

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Telemedicine and online doctor's visits are offering greater flexibility and access to care for patients and doctors alike.

Times are definitely changing – the Internet and innovations in technology has revolutionized how we interact and communicate with one another, and more changes are constantly changing changing and improving these systems. Grandparents are even getting a dose of today’s world by talking with faraway grandchildren using Skype and Facebook. The same changes are also being… Read more »

How to Avoid Telemedicine Liability Risks

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To ease yourself, your colleagues, or your employees into this new phase of medical technology, remember these ways to avoid telemedicine liability risks.

Telemedicine is an exciting new facet of the world of health care. In an increasingly virtual culture, it only makes sense that patients should have a way to receive medical attention without leaving the house. It has benefits for the patient and the doctor, but it does come with risks as well. As the practice… Read more »

How to Update Your Practice With Electronic Medical Records

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There are many ways in which transitioning from paper charts to an electronic medical record (EMR) system can update your practice.

The onward march of technology means that new advances are constantly hitting the consumer marketplace. As a business owner, you can’t necessarily afford to spend beaucoup bucks on every new device or program that becomes available. Because you own and operate a medical practice, however, it is important to spot technological trends that are relevant… Read more »

The Many Benefits of Electronic Medical Records

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There are many benefits to be gained from updating to a digital system of electronic medical record-keeping. Here are a few to be aware of.

Medical practices that have been using paper charts for years might not see the necessity of upgrading to electronic medical records (EMR). However, there are many benefits to be gained from updating to a digital system of record-keeping. Here are a few that every medical practice should be aware of. Reduced Cost Saving time and… Read more »

How to Convert Paper Charts to Electronic Medical Records

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Your practice may need to eventually commit to convert paper charts to electronic medical records. Here are some guidelines to make the transition smooth.

Health informatics are quickly becoming standard practice for many medical offices interested in the cost savings, convenience, and increased efficiency associated with upgrading to digital platforms. In your own practice, this could mean committing to making the switch from cumbersome paper charts to electronic medical records (EMR). How do you go about implementing this massive… Read more »