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How Much Should You Spend on an EMR?

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Jun 29, 2016
Many physicians worry about the costs of converting to electronic medical records (EMRs). But the costs of not converting could soon outweigh your concerns....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, EHR, emr, Health Tech/Software, health technology, healthcare software, practice maanagement, Practice Management

5 Signs It's Time to Switch EHRs

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Mar 3, 2016
Choosing your EHR isn't an easy decision. Doing it once can be stressful and time-consuming, so coming to the realization that you need to switch EHRs may leave you feeling sick to your stomach. That's alright, though--you aren't alone! According to Healthcare IT News, as many as 23% of EHR users have considered changing systems. Chances are, if you've thought about switching your EHR system, there may be good reason to seriously consider it. If your EHR experience sounds like any of these descriptions, it may be time to take the leap and change for ...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, EHR, emr, health record, Practice Management, productivity, revenue, workflow

How to Boost Patient Engagement with EHR Software

Posted by Hannah Nava, Jan 26, 2016
When it comes to health records, some patients engage with them about as much as a waiting room magazine: they may pick it up, but only to casually flip through and not to analyze the content inside....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, EHR, emr, health education, health records, mobile health, patient education, Patient Engagement, patient portal, patient workflow, physician

Top Healthcare Trends of 2016

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Jan 20, 2016
Wondering what 2016 will bring healthcare providers? With the new year comes a whole new set of trends for physicians....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, care cost, EHR, emr, health tech, mental health, mHealth, mobile health, physicians, Practice Management, practice profitability, revenue, Telemedicine

Top 5 Healthcare Infographics of 2015

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Jan 12, 2016
Infographics have become an increasingly popular way to explain complicated medical trends, technology advancements and policy issues. A great infographic can change your perspective or introduce you to a new health concept you never considered before. We were very impressed with the range of visual guides we saw on health blogs and websites in 2015, and we've selected five of our favorites to share with you! These infographics are all indicative of the huge developments we saw in the health tech industry in 2015, and will serve as a sign of the ...
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Topics: 2015, 2016, eVisit Blog Posts, data security, EHR, emr, health tech, healthcare, HIT, Infographic, mHealth, new year, Patient Engagement

10 Ways You May Be Violating HIPAA

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Nov 11, 2015
Sometimes, it can be difficult to look at HIPAA critically. For many physicians and practice managers, the phrase "HIPAA violation" registers as "monetary penalty," and a pretty hefty fee at that....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, data breach, data security, EHR, email, emr, hack, health information, HIPAA, HIPAA breach, patient data, PHI, pii, Practice Management, practice security, security

Free Webinar: 5 Ways to Optimize your Mobile EHR

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Oct 8, 2015
Date: October 29th, 2015 Time: 10 AM Pacific Are you a physician who's intrigued by the possibility of using mobile devices in patient visits? Interested in using a mobile EHR in your practice, but not sure where to start? Wondering how to get the workflow right?...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, EHR, electronic health record, emr, Kareo, mHealth, mobile, webinar, workflow

15 Questions to Ask Your Telemedicine Vendor

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Sep 24, 2015
  We know that evaluating potential telemedicine vendors can be overwhelming. We've all been there. Whether you're trying to find the right EMR or choosing a billing consultant for your practice, going through that selection process is time-consuming. Where do you start? You might have some ideas about what you're looking for, but the rest is hieroglyphics. It's hard to know sometimes what factors are really important to your practice until you actually implement them....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, device, digital health, EHR, health tech, HIT, med tech, software, telehealth, Telemedicine, vendor

Why the Doctor-Patient Relationship Can Make or Break Telemedicine

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Aug 27, 2015
Telemedicine might take place on computer screens, but it doesn't have to be impersonal....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, continuity of care, digital health, doctor-patient relationship, EHR, engagement, HIT, Patient Engagement, remote, remote care, retail clinics, Telemedicine, urgent care, virtual visits

The Secret to True EHR Success

Posted by Lea Chatham, Aug 24, 2015
The past two years have seen a surge in physicians looking to replace their EHRs. Common complaints are cost, functionality, and ease of use. But when you look at the situation more closely it often comes down to how the system was chosen and implemented....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, EHR, electronic health record, implementation, Lea Chatham, mHealth, Practice Management, ROI, software, training, workflow

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