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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.
Stage 2 Objectives: Cancer and Special Registries
Looking to report to cancer and special registries as part of your Stage 2 attestation? Here's what your medical practice needs to know first.
A Love-Hate Relationship with EHRs
Anyone that is responsible for patients has had "I told you so" moments. Here are mine when it comes to health IT and EHRs. I hope you take my advice.
CMS Extends Meaningful Use Tech Hardship Exception
Robert Tennant of the Medical Group Management Association explains the ins and outs of CMS extending its hardship exception regarding meaningful use technology.
Implementing a Do-it-Yourself EHR: 5 Tips
Can't decide between myriad EHR vendors in your quest to meet meaningful use? Here are five tips for a DIY approach based on one practice's experience.
AMA's Ideas for EHR Overhaul are Laudable, But Wrong
The American Medical Association's recommendations to boost EHR usability are touchy-feely, but none really get to the heart of what's wrong with systems.
Three Features that Make an EHR User Friendly
It’s often difficult to find specific explanations of what makes an EHR user friendly. Still, physician feedback is pointing to three important features.
What if EHRs Were Designed like iPhones?
Imagine an EHR that is put together to work, not just to meet meaningful use (or as I like to say, meaningless) regulations.
Five HIPAA Critical Compliance Strategies for Your Medical Practice
In this webinar, presented March 18, 2014, healthcare attorneys Ericka L. Adler and Rachel V. Rose provide tips to keep your medical practice HIPAA compliant.
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.
What to Look for in Healthcare IT Staff
How to ask the right questions and find the perfect candidate for your practice's healthcare IT needs.
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.
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