7 features to consider when choosing an EHR vendor

Quanum EHR

Your practice likely has an electronic health record (EHR). By now, most physician practices have made the switch from paper to electronic charts. But maybe, in this first year of reporting for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), you’ve discovered that your EHR does not meet the requirements or standards of the program. It’s probably becoming evident as you collect data for this introductory year, and it will become even more evident in 2018.

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Small practice or ACO, focus remains on patient care

ACO patient care

It’s not your imagination. If you feel like there are fewer solo physician practices these days, you’re right. Physicians in practices of nine or less dropped from 40.1% to 35.3% from June 2013 to December 2015, according to researchers who studied the Medicare Physician Compare public use datasets from that time period.

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Addressing EHR Concerns in the Care360 Survey

Care360 EHR Survey

In a previous blog post we reported the results of a Care360-commissioned survey from the Glengariff Group, Inc. The survey asked representatives at 600 randomly-selected physician offices across theU.S. about their concerns regarding electronic health records (EHRs). The survey offered valuable … Continue reading

Care360 EHR Grant Program

Physicians have many reasons for postponing the decision to purchase an electronic health record (EHR). We have found financial concerns are one of the primary reasons providers are reluctant to adopt an electronic health record (EHR) system. This year, Quest … Continue reading