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Pediatric Telemedicine To See Growth

Healthcare practitioners have always been welcoming to new technological developments that assure better care facilities for their patients. Telemedicine care is one such improved technological advancement that has played an important role in how patients interact with their physicians.

A survey by the Nemours Children’s Health systems showed that the telemedicine in the pediatricmedical field is steadily increasing.

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CDC: Cardiologists and Neurologists Top Specialists in EHR Adoption

Electronic Health Records (EHR) effectively refers to the digitization of the patient’s information charts for archival and retrieval purposes in future. This digitized information is easy to access, even from remote locations, thus ensuring that the physician has accurate information about the patient’s medical history at his fingertips at all times.

The tactful benefits offered by digitization of patient records have pushed physicians to aggressively adopt EHR in their practices.

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Importance of Electronic Health Records

Modern physician’s office can be bisected into two parts- the medical practice and the ton of paperwork and documentation that comes with maintaining a health care facility. Even a small heath care center or an individual’s practice has its own share of record maintenance. This is why investing in a credible electronic medical record (EMR) system is necessary.

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Medical Practice Tips to Manage Revenue Cycle

The ever changing policies and reforms in today’s healthcare scenario are forcing medical practices to change the way they manage their revenue cycle.  Revenue cycle management is all about generating the maximum amount of net revenue.  With the recent 5010 transition & ICD-10 switch, growing patient responsibility for payments & declining Medicare reimbursements,

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Managing Denied Claims at your Medical Practice

An ongoing challenge for all hospitals, revenue cycle management requires the use of technology to keep track of claims and address issues as and when they arise.  It is fairly common for claims to be denied, denial management being an industry wide challenge.  Efforts by healthcare facilities have not made much impact in the reduction of claim denials. 

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Tips on Improving Patient Engagement through Health Information Technology

Since the beginning of time, communication has been the most important factor in human relationships.  In time, the way we communicate has evolved and today, technology plays a huge role in our communication with each other.  Communication between patients and providers is gaining importance in the healthcare industry.  Good communication with your patients will result in them following your advice,

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Information Technology – Backbone of Healthcare Delivery System

The New Year witnessed a happy and healthy resolution connected to the importance of health information technology, made by The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  The center stated in its release, “We are working diligently to improve the means for information exchange and electronic data sharing across and among providers and health systems.” 

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