EMR Archive

23 Jan 2015

10 medical documentation errors that you aren’t noticing!

The number of erroneous medical records and fatal deaths due to documentation errors are on the rise. The insidious silent killer; inaccurate medical documentation, is the third major reason for patient deaths, ranking after heart disease and
22 Sep 2014

Save your medical practice from documentation costs and tripwires!

Better clinical documentation has always been a challenging issue for medical practices across the USA. With CMS initiatives emphasizing on better clinical documentation, physicians are being backed against the wall to comply or pay heavy fines. To
14 Jul 2014

Medical Transcription Can Help You Predict the complex Documentation!

Medical transcription is the answer to the complex documentation needs of physicians! The widespread adoption of Healthcare IT has resulted in medical practices finally joining the tech bandwagon. With more and more physicians joining the fray, there
2 Jul 2014

EMRs have thrown cold water over the use of paper records!

Medical documentation in the age of EMRs! The difference between EMRs and paper records is the difference between clunky file cabinets and cloud storage. Digitizing records makes them more accessible and transferable.  And despite whispers of dissatisfaction
14 Apr 2014

Is it time for you to change your EMR?

6 warning signs that something is isn’t quite right with your EMR system! Are you unhappy with your EMR? Chances are you are nodding an emphatic “yes”! From being heralded as the harbingers of change to being
29 Jan 2013

A necessary evil!?

“I thought I was making a wise choice. But my emr has complicated my workdays” rues a primary care physician. There are a lot many healthcare professionals like him, who would second his opinion. Why have ehrs
22 Jan 2013

Why are doctors complaining about EHRs?

Arguing about the merits and demerits of an EHR has become a national pastime. But, EHRs never fail to draw, equal amounts of hatred and appreciation. Hope, and, skepticism. It is a mixed baggage. Apart from the
29 Oct 2012

Six emrs that promise to change the way your orthopedic practice functions!

Electronic medical records are still a hot topic. Ever evolving regulations and the deadline for implementation drawing near, emrs dominate every single conversation between healthcare professionals. Here are six orthopedic emrs that are the favorite of ortho
20 Sep 2012

The changing face of orthopedic practices

Into the digital age!  Orthopedic practices have transitioned to the world of pacs and digital imaging systems to enhance their workflow. There’s been a lot of discussion, lately, on the role of digital imaging in the today’s
27 Jul 2012

What role does an ehr have in enhancing patient care and safety?

Well, if a recent study is anything to go by, a lot. According to a finding by NCHS around 74% of physicians’ report that ehr adoption led to enhanced patient care. The most discussed about point on