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Leveraging Tech To Ease The Prior Authorization Burden

Nov 21, 2017

Prior authorization and pre-approval has been a pain for providers for nearly 40 years. While, in theory, it ensures that patients do not pay out of pocket for healthcare and that providers are paid in full for the care they offer, the process is bogged down with bureaucracy and it can take significant time to get the autho

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Recent Posts

3 Major Issues with Immunization Records Management (and How an EHR Can Help)

Nov 13, 2017

In today’s day and age, it’s fair to say that immunizations could be one of the most costly aspects of pediatric healthcare (and perhaps healthcare overall). The cost of vaccinations has skyrocketed in the last decade. In 1986, the average cost ...

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Artificial Intelligence, EHRs and the future of health technology

Nov 02, 2017

Artificial intelligence has been the stuff of stories for years - it’s a buzzword that has infiltrated conversations about technology in all industries. Thought leaders have lauded the possible uses of AI in chat bots, virtual assistants, when ...

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ACA Executive order’s impact on EMR and eHealth technology

Oct 25, 2017

On October 12, 2017, President trump issued an Executive Order that alters some of the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, a.k.a Obamacare.  The objective is stated as “promoting healthcare choice and competition across ...

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The messaging feature: an ode to cognitive design in EHR

Oct 20, 2017

Ideally, an EHR manages any messages sent between the patient and the doctor through patient portals or telephone calls; messages about the care coordination between the provider facility or outside providers; referrals and feedback; incoming lab ...

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Older Posts

EHRs Built with Cognitive Design Could Lead to Happier Providers

Admin Oct 05, 2017

EHRs and Mental Health: What Needs to Change?

admin Sep 29, 2017

American Medical Association (And Others) Unhappy With EHR Providers

Admin Sep 22, 2017