Free Webinar – Achieving the CMS Incentive for Meaningful Use of an EHR

This 45-minute educational session will give you an overview of the CMS Electronic Health Record (EHR) adoption program and showcase how Care360® EHR will help you qualify. Medicare providers can receive as much as $44,000 over five years and Medicaid … Continue reading

Free Webinar: Positioning Your Practice for Success Using Healthcare Information Technology – First Session – September 12, 2012

Free Webinar: Positioning Your Practice for Success Using Healthcare Information Technology Join Steven E. Waldren, MD, MS, Director of the American Academy of Family Physicians Center for Health IT as he explores the current Healthcare Information Technology environment and provides … Continue reading

Visit Our ChartMaxx Booth at Epic User Group

Visit Our ChartMaxx Booth at Epic User Group ChartMaxx is exhibiting at the Epic User Group Conference in Verona, Wisconsin from September 11 -12, 2012, and we’d like to invite you to stop by Booth 301 to discuss how you … Continue reading

Benefits of Electronic Health Records for Nurses

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Members of the Care360 team from Quest Diagnostics frequently discuss the value of electronic health records (EHRs) among medical professionals/providers. Discussions are inclusive because we recognize that it’s not only physicians and patients who benefit from implementing an EHR. Registered … Continue reading

EHRs Contribution to the Reduction of Readmission Rates


Electronic health records (EHRs) have many benefits for physicians, including the ability for physicians to make referrals, view medical histories and order/view lab results. EHRs have also been praised for providing easy access to patient data, financial and legal information … Continue reading

Electronic Health Records Can Reduce Infant Mortality

Electronic Health Records Can Reduce Infant Mortality

For many women, pregnancy is a time for immense joy and preparation for baby’s arrival. However, it can be a very challenging time for those women who have a high-risk pregnancy. An electronic health record (EHR) can be an effective … Continue reading

How Electronic Health Records Contribute to Evidence Based Medicine


A patient walks into a clinic and complains of stomach pain. While the patient can generally describe the medication he’s been taking over the last few years, his memory might not be as good and he forgets to mention an … Continue reading

Doctors Are Cautiously Adopting Mobile Technology

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According to the 2012 National Physician Survey conducted by Sharecare*, a social health and wellness network, doctors’ use of mobile technology for electronic health records (EHRs) and e-prescribing is steadily increasing. The survey results show that physicians are starting to … Continue reading

Top Five Benefits of Electronic Health Records for Small Practices

A Blog from MedPlus Chief Technology Officer Tom Wagner, the healthcare IT subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics While electronic health records (EHRs) are beneficial to many different types of practices, today I’d like to focus on the specific benefits that Care360 … Continue reading

For Olympic Athletes, Electronic Health Records Are a Powerful Tool

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As the world’s attention turns to the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced recently that it’s streamlining the medical records of our country’s elite athletes. On that topic, what follows is a … Continue reading