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How to Secure Mobile Devices in Your Medical Practice (BYOD)

Posted by Sheryl Cherico, Jun 15, 2016
When I was an IT Director years ago, one of the Doctors I worked for said to me “cell phones are now computers.”  I remember thinking to myself…he just doubled the amount of devices I support!...
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, BYOD, health IT, health security, Health Tech/Software, HIPAA, HIPAA/Security, mobile devices, Practice Management

How to Select an IT Company for Your Medical Practice

Posted by Sheryl Cherico, Apr 21, 2016
I’ve worked with many medical practices that just ignore their IT department. They know the “guy” comes in, but no one really knows what he does.  All they know is that when they call him, he comes by, it gets fixed, and they get a bill....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health IT, health tech, HIPAA, HIT, Practice Management, security, vendor

Why Telemedicine Could Be a Game-Changer for Your Practice

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Dec 16, 2015
Chances are you’ve heard all about telemedicine by now. You may even be seriously considering adding telemedicine services to your own practice....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health IT, health tech, HIT, Patient Satisfaction, physician-first, physicians, Practice Management, profitability, revenue, telehealth, Telemedicine

36 Telemedicine Statistics You Should Know

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Aug 20, 2015
Telemedicine is changing the way we experience healthcare. There’s no doubt about it. Patients are becoming more and more open to the idea every day, especially when they realize telemedicine means more convenient, accessible healthcare. Healthcare providers too are starting to see the benefits: better care outcomes, less hospital readmissions, happier patients, and more profitable practices. As a result, telemedicine is on the rise....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, compliance, costs, health IT, healthcare, healthcare systems, HIPAA, HIT, hospitals, mHealth, profitability, research, statistics, telehealth, Telemedicine

5 Top Apps for the Family Doctor

Posted by Hattie Hayes, Aug 10, 2015
If you're recommending apps to your patients, you're already ahead in the mHealth game. Mobile health is a great way to keep patients mindful of their own treatment, while giving you peace of mind and reducing unnecessary office visits. If you're a family practitioner, chances are your patients use a wide variety of mobile apps--and rely on them, too. Since your patients are likely more comfortable with app use, they'll get more out of the apps you recommend. Family doctors should start with these five to increase treatment adherence, reduce missed ...
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Topics: apps, eVisit Blog Posts, diabetes, family practice, fitness, health IT, medical apps, medical records, mHealth, Patient Engagement

mHealth 101: A Doctor’s Guide to Mobile Health

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Jul 22, 2015
With all these new terms like “mHealth” and “digital health” flying around, it’s sometimes hard to keep up. Chances are you’ve heard of mobile health solutions (also known as mHealth) from your patients or other healthcare providers. You might even use a few yourself....
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Topics: apps, eVisit Blog Posts, chronic conditions, connected patient, digital health, doctor-patient relationship, health IT, health tech, HIT, medication, medication adherence, mHealth, mobile health, Patient Engagement, self-care, smartphones, telehealth, Telemedicine, weight management

How to Check if Your Vendors are ICD-10 Ready

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Apr 7, 2015
Even if your practice is all set for the transition to ICD-10 in October, you won't succeed unless your vendors are ready too....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, health IT, ICD-10, Practice Management, vendors

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