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2015 Was The Year of Telemedicine. Why 2016 Will be Even Bigger

Posted by Bret Larsen, Jan 5, 2016
2015 was a big year in telemedicine. And our team at eVisit felt that momentum....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, evisit, health policy, health tech, healthcare policy, HIT, legislation, mHealth, new year, parity laws, Patient Engagement, physician, physician-first, policy, quality of care, telehealth, Telemedicine, telemedicine policy

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

Why I’m Thankful to be a Physician

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Nov 24, 2015
As the holidays approach, it’s only natural to reflect on what we’re thankful for in our lives. For physicians especially, it’s an opportunity to remind ourselves why we got into the medical profession in the first place. With the incredible rates of physician burnout nowadays, it can be easy to forget those reasons....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, family, holidays, physician, physician burnout, physician-first, thankfulness, thanksgiving

8 Tips for Physicians to Keep a Better Work-Life Balance

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 23, 2015
With lives on the line and innumerable people, charts, and tasks, vying for physicians’ attention, it’s no surprise that many doctors have trouble maintaining an optimal work-life balance. If you add caring for a family and a social life to that mix, it’s no wonder that physician burnout is so high....
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Topics: balance, eVisit Blog Posts, burnout, employee engagement, employee satisfaction, physician, physician burnout, physician-first, physician happiness, physicians, work-life, work life balance

Infographic: What does the Average Physician's Day Look Like?

Posted by Teresa Iafolla, Nov 3, 2015
We've all heard the story about the overworked, burned-out physician. U.S. doctors are up against a lot nowadays, between overflowing patient case loads, strict policy requirements, and tighter bottom lines. More doctors are retiring early or leaving the field. A recent Medscape survey found 46% of physicians reported burnout just last year!...
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Topics: admin, administrative, billing, eVisit Blog Posts, coding, family practice, office staff, pediatric, physician burnout, physician-first, physicians, Practice Management, psychiatry, specialty

Could Telemedicine Help Physician Work-Life Balance?

Posted by Dr. Glen McCracken, Oct 13, 2015
As physicians, we are no strangers to burnout, and our work-life balance is often non-existent. Between being overloaded with patients and paperwork and trying to balance responsibilities of our homes and practices, it’s no wonder we’re so exhausted and distracted....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, employee productivity, employee satisfaction, happiness, physician-first, Practice Management, revenue, stress, Telemedicine, work life balance, workflow

What it Means to Be a Physician-first Company

Posted by Bret Larsen, Apr 21, 2015
Many people don’t know that Glen McCracken (one of our co-founders) and I were in the telemedicine business before eVisit. Before we set-out to start eVisit, we worked for another telemedicine start-up that followed the typical model: a patient-directed solution that allowed people to get medical help from qualified, but unfamiliar doctors online....
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Topics: eVisit Blog Posts, physician-first

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