#Trending: Paper Vs Electronic Medical Records

Paper Vs Electronic Medical Records

According to 2019 data from Statista, $3,360 billion has been spent on technology worldwide.

Today technology is all around us – be it in the healthcare sector, education, manufacturing, etc. So healthcare providers are showing more interest in Electronic Medical Records than paper-based records – even for a small clinic or a multi-specialty practice.

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The Expert’s Guide To Choose The Best Specialty EHRs

specialty EHRs

Today specialty EHR platforms serve to be the backbone of any specialty healthcare practice. Reducing the data entry process, providing customized templates based on the practice needs, documentation, and allowing providers to spend more time caring for patients are the special features to look for in the Specialty EHR software.

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Top 5 Ways To Schedule Your Patients With The Help Of EHR Software

Schedule Your Patients With The Help Of EHR Software

Scheduling patients is one of the most common tasks performed by healthcare practices. So, ensuring your patients are scheduled effectively is very important to maximize your practice revenue.

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Why To Go With ONC Certified EHR Solution?

In the quest to find the perfect Electronic Health Record, or EHR, solution for a given practice, there is an overwhelming number of factors to consider. Does it address base-level needs? What additional features does it offer? Is it easy enough to integrate into the practice and use without extensive training or costs?

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HIPAA Compliant EHR: All You Need To Know

In today’s healthcare industry, there is a growing disconnect between EHRs and HIPAA compliance. EHR platforms give your healthcare practice a secure means of maintaining protected health information (PHI), such as patient records. The healthcare practices that use EHRs must follow HIPAA rules for secure management of patient health information.

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Top 3 Practical Uses Of Integrating Wearables Into your EHR

The old physician-patient model is now undergoing drastic change under the great influence of healthcare wearables. Today the health wearable technologies are most commonly available as blood pressure monitors, fitness trackers, and more. Here are the top 3 practice uses of integrating wearables into your EHR.

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How To Achieve Clinician Engagement For Smooth EHR Implementation?

EHR Implementation

A well-defined EHR implementation plan should engage physicians in the best ways from the early stages of the health IT designs. So, here are the top 5 strategies to achieve clinician engagement for successful EHR implementation.

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What Is OpenEMR? – A Complete Guide

It has been estimated that OpenEMR is installed successfully in over 15,000 healthcare facilities globally which are ultimately serving more than 90 million patients. With such a large audience and some incredible business-friendly features, OpenEMR software is becoming a highly chosen option in many healthcare organizations. 

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Spending More Time With EHR Than Patients? Good Or Bad?

The role of technology in the healthcare industry is unbelievable today. The automation tools have reduced the time spent on complex tasks and make finding health information easier and communication even easier. But, when talking about EHR, the physicians and patients are not satisfied. Physicians may feel that they are spending more time on updating and responding to EHR requests than actually diagnosing patients. Is it good or bad?

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Cloud-Based EHR Vs In-House EHR: How To Choose The Best?

Cloud-Based EHR Vs In-House EHR

Today, the electronic health record (EHR) list on the top among the most powerful tools in the healthcare market.

Is it cloud-based EHR that works well for your practice? Is it an in-house EHR? Is it both? These questions have popped up time and time again with the healthcare community. The real fact is, the difference does matter – as these two types of EHR can bring very different results for your healthcare organization.

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Do you think you are paying too much for your EHR and RCM services?

paying too much for your EHR and RCM services

Here’s why you might be right.

According to our most recent 2020 Technology Survey, completed by 1,017 physicians, nearly one out of four said they paid more than $10,000 for EHR software alone, excluding hardware and training costs. The Office of the National Coordinator estimates the average cost, all things included, for an EHR is about $35,000 per physician, notes Pandi Paramasivan, CEO of CapMinds Technologies. But he has a set of solutions that will help you reduce the cost multifold.

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Facing Timeliness and Quality issues with the Billing team? No responsible support from the EHR team?

Here’s how CapMinds can help:

Reducing Inefficiency

CapMinds reduces inefficiency in the billing team via periodic goal setting, which can be enhanced with healthy competition. Split departments into teams and have them compete for financial benchmarks, like time-of-service collections. Reward the winning team(s) and enjoy more efficient performance monitoring.

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Too Many Collections Pending? EHR too rigid?

payment collections

Do you have a lot of collections pending and the EHR is too rigid for your workflow? Here’s how CapMinds can help:

Better Communication Between Physician and Financial Staff

On the surface this might sound like an obvious answer but in reality almost 70% of the providers face issues conveying their concerns to the RCM company. CapMinds offers a dedicated Billing manager for your practice and is available 24/7 for anything and everything

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6 Most Well Guarded Benefits Of E-prescribing

6 Most Well Guarded Benefits Of E-prescribing

With the old prescription process, the healthcare providers of today are considering it as a tedious task and time-consuming process. To overcome such kinds of hassles, the EHR software has now set a great way where physicians can easily prescribe medications and treatments electronically. The medication details can also be updated easily in the software and pharmacists can view it electronically.

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The Role of EHR in Population Health Management

The Role of EHR in Population Health Management
The Role of EHR in Population Health Management

Population Health Management  involves the analysis of patient health data from multiple sources. By producing a single patient health record, healthcare providers can easily able to improve both clinical and financial outcomes. In this article, we explain to you the importance of PHM and the role of EHR in Population Health Management .

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The Success Secrets About EHR Use Measures

The clinician burnout was a concern even before the outbreak of COVID-19. Without standardized measures of EHR use across health vendors and systems, it will be more difficult to study the real impact of EHRs on clinician’s burnout. Here is the complete guide to EHR use measures and their importance.

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World Health Day 2021: Improve Quality Of Care With EHR

To spread real awareness about quality healthcare and especially in times of the COVID-19 crisis, today is a very important day to remember forever; it’s our world health day. World Health Day 2021 is celebrated every year on April 7 and this year with the theme of building a fairer, healthier world. Explore how improving the quality of care with EHR is important today.

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The Growing Impact Of FHIR In Prior Authorization

The Growing Impact Of FHIR In Prior Authorization
The Growing Impact Of FHIR In Prior Authorization

Advancing the secure communications between administrative and clinical information systems has presented a great interoperability challenge. The healthcare data exchange between the providers and the payers can be complex and often requires manual intervention for patient health records and medical results. This creates additional administrative workflow specifically for prior authorization when payers request supporting patient detail. In this article, we explain the latest CMS final rule and the impact of FHIR in prior authorization.

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EHR Clinical Decision Support Tools To Enhance Home Care

EHR Clinical Decision Support Tools To Enhance Home Care
EHR Clinical Decision Support Tools To Enhance Home Care

As the volume of available health data and the responsibility to deliver value-based care increases day by day, the clinical decision support systems are quickly becoming essential tools for healthcare providers.

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Integrating Social Determinants Of Health Data Into EHR

Integrating Social Determinants Of Health Data Into EHR
Integrating Social Determinants Of Health Data Into EHR

The spread of COVID-19 featured the significance of SDOH data collection making it an important factor to be considered immediately for providers and researchers.  Integrating social determinants of health (SDOH) data into the EHR helps healthcare providers and professionals gain insight into COVID-19.

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