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Improve your Revenue by Overcoming Hurdles in EMR Implementation

There has been a definite improvement in the United States in the adoption of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and its implementation in the last decade (2001-2011). A report by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that 57 percent … Continue reading

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Medicaid vs. Private Insurance: Providers’ Perspective

Medicaid not only plays a significant role in helping disabled and indigent people in the country but also provides important financial support for long term care patients. However, Medicaid also has a pivotal role to play in crowding-out private players … Continue reading

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Simplify EHR Systems by Restructuring Your Medical Billing

EHR systems have changed over the last decade and the health reforms have given new meaning to such systems by making rules regarding ‘Meaningful Use” (MU) of such systems. Older versions of EHRs were simple digitized versions replacing paper based … Continue reading

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Practice Owners face challenges with EHR adoption: Possible Solutions

The adoption of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) presents numerous challenges for physicians and many practices are finding it difficult to successfully adopt EHRs. The data released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention about EHR adoption rates in the … Continue reading

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Challenge of EMR deployment for Small Pediatric Practices

The use of Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) or Electronic Health Records (EHRs) in pediatric practices presents numerous challenges due to the dynamic nature of this particular specially. The reasons for these challenges are myriad and range from the changing nature … Continue reading

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Orienting Your Support Staff to The Integrated EHR Eco-System

“Before expecting your support staff or divisional departments to contribute qualitatively into the integrated EHR system, care must be taken to identify and train them for orienting them to the mechanism of the EHR” By now medical practices must have … Continue reading

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Driving Physicians’ Practices towards Accelerated EMR Implementation

“Notwithstanding the incentive bait for ‘Meaningful Use’, and penalty threat for ‘Non-compliance’, there has an encouraging statistics about migration from manual to digital form of healthcare practice management. But, considering the quantum of target to be reached to meet Macro … Continue reading

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