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2022 eClinicalWorks Conference Takeaways

2022 eClinicalWorks Conference Takeaways

eClinicalWorks is considered to be the largest cloud-based EMR system in the market, serving over 600,000 users across the United States. To help the healthcare community keep up with all the newest products and features, eCW hosts an annual conference in Orlando,...

How To Ensure Your Telehealth System is HIPAA Compliant

How To Ensure Your Telehealth System is HIPAA Compliant

In the wake of the global pandemic, the popularity of telehealth skyrocketed. In fact, a study by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) showed a 63-fold increase in Medicare telehealth utilization during the pandemic.   While virtual...

Why Physician Engagement is a Must for Healthcare System Initiatives

Why Physician Engagement is a Must for Healthcare System Initiatives

A healthcare system is a mosaic of many talented professionals from medical, technical, and business backgrounds. When each corner of the organization has their heads down, tending to their respective responsibilities, executive leadership must find ways to build a...

How to Develop a Telehealth Implementation Strategy

How to Develop a Telehealth Implementation Strategy

In 1879, the Lancet article made the prognosis that “modern” technology – the telephone – could be used to transform healthcare delivery and reduce unnecessary office visits. Looking back, that prediction was uncannily forward thinking.   While telehealth, or...

What is Value-Based Care? Why Should Providers Care?

What is Value-Based Care? Why Should Providers Care?

Wasteful spending directly threatens the sustainability of any health system, especially public programs like those under the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS). When CMS experienced the strain of exorbitant costs, it was clear that the system needed to change to...

EHR Data Migration Best Practices: Developing a Successful Strategy 

EHR Data Migration Best Practices: Developing a Successful Strategy 

Considering that physicians spend as much as 50% of the day on documentation, it is important that they have an efficient electronic health record (EHR) that is properly configured for their practice. However, EHR software that was once sufficient can become outdated...

Choose the Right Type of EHR System for Your Practice

Choose the Right Type of EHR System for Your Practice

Health information technology has enormous potential to improve healthcare quality, increase efficiency, support decision-making, and provide patients with access to their own health history. However, finding the right electronic health record, or EHR system, requires...

Women in Medicine Spotlight

Women in Medicine Spotlight

Women in Medicine: Dr. Min Tao, Ph.D., MD  Dr. Min Tao, Ph.D., MD, has come a long way, both geographically and professionally, from her early days in a bustling, crowded city in China. Her path in healthcare has taken many twists and turns, but her focus on...