Medical Documentation 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
31 Jul 2014

What are the diverse and challenging roles CFOs need to play?

The continuous changes evolving in the financial model of a healthcare industry has forced the CFOs to change their strategy to bring up a model they have never come up with. The demand for price transparency and
22 Jul 2014

Do Not Adopt Shortcut Documentation! It Hurts Your Patients And Payments!

Due to hectic work schedules, physicians choose time saving and easy procedures. EMRs have paved the way for smarter and quicker documentation. But everything comes with a price! Is your transcript the next “Dolly”?! The time saving
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
23 Jun 2014

Customize EHR templates for better documentation !

Documentation is boring and tedious!  Make it fun and quick It’s time to get rid of the cookie cutter templates that fail to meet the specific needs of physicians. As a physician you are the most important
27 Mar 2014

Streamline your medical documentation process!

Are your medical records structured and standardized? Great! You have finally implemented an electronic medical record! The days of rummaging about for records and trying to make sense of illegible pieces of paper are finally behind you!
4 Mar 2014

Dangers in Electronic Medical Documentation!

The many pitfalls of electronic documentation! Slip-shoddy documentation can lead to disastrous consequences. And more often than not it is hapless patients who pay the price for it. The shocking news of patients dying due to documentation
7 Feb 2014

Medical documentation tips for physicians

Are you documenting right? Tips to survive RAC audits and reimbursement cuts! Documenting in today’s healthcare landscape is a unique challenge in itself. Improper documentation and being overly dependent on EHR templates, has snowballed into a huge