EHR Benefits for Patient Populations

While the ability of electronic health records (EHRs) to accurately and completely document and store a patient’s medical history has been extensively discussed, the ability of EHRs to compile data for better patient population condition management is a topic that … Continue reading

The Growing Importance of the Primary Care Physician

According to research from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality and other reports, there are approximately 350,000 primary care physicians (PCPs) in the U.S. These PCPs often act as coordinators of patient care. This means they work with patients … Continue reading

EHR Incentive Programs: Care360 Makes It Easy to Qualify

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As many of you are aware, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) in 2009 allocated nearly $20 billion in funds to facilitate the adoption of EHR systems by healthcare professionals. These financial incentives are now available from the Centers for … Continue reading

Requirements for EHR Certification

ONC-ATCB Certified Complete EHR Seal

When adopting an electronic health record (EHR) system, you need to be confident you are choosing one that will integrate with the delivery of healthcare in your practice, clinic or hospital. In addition, you want a solution that will help … Continue reading

What Is Meaningful Use and Why Is It Important?

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A term you’ve likely heard while researching the transition to electronic health records (EHR) is meaningful use. It’s a phrase thrown around fairly frequently when discussing EHR, ever since it’s introduction in relation to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid … Continue reading

Understanding EHR Certification

ONC-ATCB Certified Complete EHR

There are a variety of EHR certification programs, so it’s easy to get confused about which program applies to you.  If you are looking for an electronic health record (EHR) solution that will enable you to receive Centers for Medicare … Continue reading