According to the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine, there are over 9,000 urgent care centers in the U.S. and over 20,000 urgent care physicians, and these numbers are growing quickly. Increased efficiency is exceedingly important as more and more patients turn to urgent care for their medical needs. Even so, many organizations have been slow to adopt urgent care EMR software, despite the fact that it offers the speed and precision that could allow them to maintain control of their practice in a rapidly expanding field.
Monthly Archives: November 2014
EHR software is expected to save the global healthcare industry $78 billion between 2014 and 2019, according to a new report from Juniper Research. The report, Digital Health, Remote Monitoring & EHR Cost Savings 2014-2019, analyzes the effect of digital infrastructure on new healthcare models like accountable care organizations. The accountable care model bases physician payment upon patient health rather than cost of treatments, marking a critical shift in perspective in the medical industry.
When it comes to Podiatry EMR software, not all systems are created equal. Having a reliable electronic health record solution that is 2014 Edition certified and ICD-10 ready is of the utmost importance for Podiatry Practices looking to attest for Meaningful Use, improve quality of care and increase revenue. Many practices are learning this the hard way, specifically those using TRAKnet Podiatry EMR.
After TRAKnet’s previous owners suddenly went out of business and decided to sell the EMR and Practice Management platform in 2013, users of the software have begun experiencing problems, resulting in more and more podiatry practices seeking an alternative for their EMR and billing needs. 1st Providers Choice is one of the leading Podiatry EMR solutions that physicians are turning to – both for the quality of our EMR/PM system and the dedication of our staff.
From primary care providers to general surgeons, caregivers throughout the medical industry are reaping the benefits of electronic medical record systems. For behavioral health organizations, especially, the advantages of switching to a mental health EMR software are many. Yet, few EMR vendors have produced a tried-and-true software solution suitable for behavioral health providers. With 1st Providers Choice, psychiatrists, psychologists, professional counselors and other mental health providers have finally found an end-to-end EMR solution that meets their extensive charting needs.
It’s a tough time for healthcare organizations struggling to implement new software without slowing down their practice. The need to compile, edit and transfer notes into a database can be a time-consuming process. The good news is that recent innovations in medical dictation software have made the documentation process faster and more accurate than ever before.
Medical voice recognition software allows physicians to dictate their notes in real-time and review, edit, and share notes instantly. The feature is easy to learn and simple to use, minimizing the learning curve that often hinders physicians as they adapt to new technology.