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Which tools are your medical practice peers buying and how are they using them? Our 2013 Technology Survey Sponsored by ZirMed has the answers.Also, check out the full results from this year's survey of nearly 1,300 medical practice nationwide.
With EHR, Two Heads Are Not Better Than One
Until narrative and data are united, EHRs will require too much effort, create too much risk, and provide too little benefit to justify imposing them by fiat.
HIPAA, User Authentication, and Security Dilemmas
HIPAA and meaningful use demonstrate the challenge today for healthIT: making PHI easily accessible for the authorized, and impenetrable for the non-authorized.
HIMSS14: One Attendee's In-depth Look at All Things Health IT
Here's some observations from my walkabout with 38,000 of my closest friends in healthcare IT, better known as the HIMSS14 Conference recently held in Orlando.
Physician Practices Still Struggling with Meaningful Use
With the Stage 2 rules of meaningful use looming, physicians are still struggling with the implementation process for Stage 1.
Study: Meaningful Use Driving Growth of U.S. EHR Marketplace
The U.S. EHR market is projected to reach $9.3 billion by 2015, the largest worldwide, thanks in part to meaningful use incentives, says a new Accenture study.
Five HIPAA Critical Compliance Strategies for Your Medical Practice
Join us for a live webinar Tuesday, March 18, as healthcare attorneys Ericka L. Adler and Rachel V. Rose help your medical practice remain HIPAA compliant.
An Alternate Approach to Avoiding Costly EHR Implementation Mistakes
Want to avoid costly EHR mistakes at your medical practice? I proffer the following, which I call the 'Order-of-Magnitude Heuristic.'
Moving to Stage 2 of Meaningful Use
Robert Anthony, a health specialist with CMS, explores key differences between Stage 1 and Stage 2 requirements for meaningful use in this webinar recorded June 4, 2013.
Ben Carson, MD: Health IT Beneficial, If Handled Responsibly
Neurosurgeon Ben Carson says there is no question health IT is extremely useful in saving healthcare dollars and is a major contributor of industry change today.
Easy Practice Management Improvement Tips for Physicians
This video interview with MGMA consultant Rosemarie Nelson is packed with simple ways physicians can better balance patient care and practice management.
Mobile EHRs and Your Medical Practice
Learn more about the benefits and drawbacks of mobile EHRs for your medical practice in this video.
Three Critical Considerations When Shopping for a New EHR
Looking for a new EHR? Let physician Joseph Robison offer you advice on how replace your old health IT system for a new one.
Getting Started with Online Videos: Tips for Physicians
Video is a great way to market your medical practice, and it's not that hard or time consuming to get started.
The Threefold Path to Patient Engagement
There are three key elements to increasing the engagement of both patients and physicians in the care continuum, according to a health IT expert and a health system exec.
Achieving EHR Optimization at Your Medical Practice
EHR optimization is more than just getting the most out of the technology, says Trenor Williams. It is about the overall improvement of patient care.
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