Many patients are resisting usage of patient portals or abandon using them after signing up. Here are 12 ways to get them on board permanently.
Dr. Robert Wachter wrote the book on the failings of health IT and the effect these systems have on patient safety. He joined us for the Pearls podcast.
When it comes to drawMD, an app that allows clinicians to illustrate and modify medical images, the pictures do speak a thousand words.
Experts say blockchain holds a lot of promise, but it's likely five to 10 years before the healthcare industry embraces the technology.
EHRs have yet to become a major problem in medical malpractice, but the potential is there, experts say. Here are a few areas of EHR use to caution.
Selecting effective passwords and screensavers on computers helps, in addition to ongoing education about cybersecurity.
The telemedicine phenomenon is growing, especially in pediatrics. This podcast looks at why the specialty is an ideal landing spot for the technology.
If your IT person leaves your practice, you need to be prepared to take over his duties and ensure things continue to run smoothly.
Building a trusting relationship with an outside IT consultant is important, as is due diligence.
Server-based EHRs lend themselves to in-house management. But technology expertise for the employee with that responsibility is key, say experts.