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Making the Most of Your Patient Portal

It's understandable that many of you are hesitant to implement a patient portal. But practices that have taken the plunge say the time and money spent implementing the new technology leads to big payoffs — and quickly. Here's how to select, implement, and market a portal that will appeal to your patients.

Patient Portals

Many physicians don't use a patient portal. They should. A portal can offload a good portion of the front-end work for both staff and physicians.

Here are the results from our 2015 Technology Survey, Sponsored by Kareo, featuring replies from more than 1,100 medical practices on their use of EHRs, patient portals, and other tech tools.

Seventeen percent of 2015Technology Survey respondents said dealing with communication work flow is their biggest patient portal challenge. Here's help.

Doing your homework upfront may reduce the likelihood you'll experience challenges after implementing the new technology.

Your practice's EHR contains a wealth of data. But are you using that data to help keep your patients healthy?

Having a patient portal and using it efficiently are two different things. Here's how to get your patients on-board in four simple steps.

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EHRs should allow your practice to maintain or improve your productivity. Here are five ways to make sure it doesn't do the opposite.

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