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How Does Telehealth Really Affect Hospital Readmissions?

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Apr 6, 2016
One of telehealth technology's main benefits is its use in reducing hospital readmissions. A hospital trip is a big expense, for patients and health systems, and avoiding readmission is important for health reasons as well as financial ones. Excessive readmissions can impact Medicare reimbursement rates, and that's no small penalty! In some cases, hospital readmissions are indicative of a complication that could've been treated by a follow-up with a physician. For some conditions, a second stay in a hospital exposes the patient to further infection ...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, hospitals, Practice Management, readmission rates, telehealth, Telemedicine

7 Tax Tips for Physicians

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Apr 4, 2016
Have you done your taxes yet? If not, there's no time to waste!...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, Marketing, Practice Management, profitable practice, revenue, tax season, taxes

6 HIPAA Questions to Ask Your Health Tech Vendor

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Apr 1, 2016
Electronic and mobile healthcare technologies have exploded in the past decade, making patient data easier to collect, analyze, and share. But they’ve also made it that much more complex for medical practices to stay secure and HIPAA-compliant....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health tech, HIPAA, HIT, Practice Management, security

Will Your Patients Actually Use Telemedicine? The Stats Say Yes

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Mar 30, 2016
It makes sense to wonder, before investing in telemedicine, whether your patients will actually use it. The benefits of a patient-centered healthcare experience are clear: it's convenient, cost-saving and efficient, too. But as anyone who's worked in health IT knows, tech adoption can be sluggish. So, will patients use telemedicine? To take a little inspiration from a Magic 8 Ball, "all signs point to yes."...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, connected patient, early adoption, health tech, millennial, Patient Satisfaction, patient surveys, Practice Management, practice mgmt, rural care, speciality care, telehealth, Telemedicine

Infographic: 29 Ways To Increase Practice Revenue

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Mar 29, 2016
Are you looking for quick tips to improve your practice's financial health? Did you like our recent article on 46 tips to boost your medical practice revenue?...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health marketing, Infographic, Marketing, online marketing, Practice Management, practice mgmt, practice revenue, social media

What You Should Know About Telehealth Insurance Waivers

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Mar 28, 2016
If you've reviewed some of our previous articles on how to build a telemedicine program, you might have heard us use the phrase "telehealth insurance waiver."...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, patient insurance, Practice Management, telehealth, telehealth billing, telehealth insurance waiver, Telemedicine

6 Life Hacks for Doctors

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Mar 25, 2016
Life as a physician is hectic, to say the very least. When you aren't busy trying to run an efficient practice and provide as much quality care as possible for your patients, you're spending time with your family and enjoying hobbies of your own. Keeping it all organized is tough!...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, burnout, doctors, life hacks, nurses, physician burnout, physicians, Practice Management, work life balance, workflow

How to Choose the Right Telehealth Vendor for Your Practice

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Mar 24, 2016
So, you're ready to add telehealth to your practice. But how do you choose the right telehealth solution for your practice?...
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Topics: billing, eVisit Blog Posts, Practice Management, practice mgmt, revenue, ROI, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine vendor, vendor

The Case for Telemedicine and Pediatrics

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Mar 22, 2016
As any parent knows, pediatric care often comes with a sense of urgency. Whether a child has to leave school early due to illness, sustains an injury during sports or other activities, or is simply too young to articulate what's hurting, with kids, it's a good idea to head straight to the professionals. And for pediatricians, that equates to overcrowded waiting rooms and hectic office experiences. It can be a challenge to get kids into the office at all. Many parents are working in doctor's visits around school schedules, or trying to balance the ...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, chronic care, health tech, pediatric surgery, pediatrics, Practice Management, rural, telehealth, telemed, Telemedicine

7 Mobile Marketing Tips to Expand Your Medical Practice

Posted by Sophorn Chhay, Mar 21, 2016
In this day and age, you not only need to be marketing your medical practice, you need to mobile-friendly! Two-thirds of Americans currently own a smartphone and many will be finding you or browsing your practice website on their phones....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, connected patient, hcmktg, health marketing, healthcare marketing, mHealth, mobile, mobile health, mobile marketing, Patient Engagement, patient feedback, patient marketing, Patient Satisfaction

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