EHR

Leveraging Your EHR to Combat Substance Abuse

As the healthcare industry explores strategies to combat opioid dependency, it seems that technology could be of increasing value — if used correctly. Every day, we’re reminded in news headlines and scientific reports that we’re experiencing an opioid crisis in the United States. We’re also reminded that it’s only getting worse. An estimated two million

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Benefits of an EHR System

Once considered a luxury, EHR Software has become a necessity for modern providers who want to stay viable in today’s healthcare climate. If your practice has yet to transition to electronic health records, learn how this efficient technology can help save time, money and, in certain instances, lives. EHR Benefits to Practitioners A properly integrated

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How Can Healthcare Workflow Analysis Help Hospitals in Deploying Their EHR System Successfully?

The reason why many hospitals or medical practices fail to integrate the EHR system effectively is that they have not gone for in-depth healthcare workflow analysis before implementing the EHR tool. Healthcare workflow analysis helps hospitals and medical centers find out areas where health IT solutions can help in increasing the efficiency of performance. It

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How are EHRs Eating up Physicians’ Time?

Time is money – an adage world follows. When providers realized paper medical records were time-consuming, Electronic Health Records were developed to make things streamlined. Early EHRs were only meant to capture basic clinical information, and over the time EHRs have taken the form of a digital version of paper medical records. In an industry

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A Dose of AI Could Be the Cure for Hospital EHR Cyberattacks in 2017

By Santosh Varughese, president, Cognetyx, delivering ‘Ambient Cognitive Cyber Surveillance’ to protect information assets against cyber security threats, data breaches and privacy violations. I know how terrible hospital record theft can be. I myself have been the victim of a data theft by hackers who stole my deceased father’s medical files, running up more than $300,000

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Patient Info: What You Need To Know About EHR Data

Healthcare is changing at a rapid pace due to technological advances. There are many advantages to this, but at times it can be hard to keep up as a patient. Many health records, for example, are now stored electronically, instead of a paper chart. What does this mean for you as a patient? What is

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Community Care Collaborative Selects Bridge Patient Portal for Patient Centered Engagement, Spanish Translation and Responsive Mobile Design

Texas Healthcare Organization Achieves Twice the National Patient Enrollment Average Using Bridge Patient Portal  KIRKLAND, Wash. — July 26, 2016 — Serving the 11th largest metro-area in the United States, Community Care Collaborative (CCC) selects Bridge Patient Portal as its singular portal solution for secure online medical record access, outcome improvement and helping engage patients

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Getting Ahead of the Learning Curve- The Path Ahead For EHRs

As we begin 2016, there are those in the healthcare community who are not in love with Electronic Health Records (EHRs) or Electronic Medical Records (EMRs). It’s not the idea itself that is causing distress mind you; instead, it’s in the application. Since President Obama’s mandate in 2009 that all healthcare providers – public and

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Add a Proven EHR System to Your Urgent Care  

“Today is another valuable opportunity; not to alter the past, but to shape the future,” Alvin Conway, author of The Extinction Protocol, once said. In shaping the future of your urgent care center, you should look for an electronic health record (EHR) system with a proven track record of boosting financial success and providing valuable

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