Experts say rather than a simple rebranding of current programs, CMS is refocusing on the true purpose of EHR use by hospitals and physicians.
Is your speciality in-demand or in decline?
Emails luring physicians and staff into installing malware on their computers continues to spread. Here’s how to protect yourself and your patients.
The policies, technology, security, and reimbursement guidelines a practice needs in place to make telemedicine work
Healthcare providers engaged in providing telemedicine services must carefully navigate numerous regulatory obstacles.
As more practices consider offering telemedicine, both the big picture and the small details matter.
When an IT emergency strikes medical practices, there’s a small window to avoid big losses of time and money, so it’s best to have a plan in place.
During the good old days, physicians were considered the pillar of the community and the role of primary care physician (PCP) was a respected position. I'm guessing that during that time, we, the physicians, assumed the role of custodians of patients’ medical records.
Electronic health records (EHRs) now are a part of most medical practices, yet doctors remain unhappy with them. In the Medical Economics 2017 EHR report—our fifth—we let them explain why in their own words.
Physicians changing systems due to mix of dissatisfaction and requirements of new employers