MPT Vodcast 10: EMR and the Marketability of Your Practice

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In this Medical Practice Trends video podcast, Mike Meikle of Hawkthorne Group Consulting explains how many aspects of having an EMR System can actually contribute to the marketability of your medical practice.…

What To Do When Your EMR Stinks

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emr stinksA group of doctors who are suing their EMR vendor for selling them a “buggy” product and then discontinuing it recently learned that a judge is allowing them to bypass arbitration and proceed with their case in court.…

Where EMR Systems Fail

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iStock_000027142291SmallEveryone who knows me or who has been following this blog knows that I am a strong advocate of electronic medical records (EMR) systems.…

Clinical Decision Support Can Make Best-Practices Guidelines More Accessible

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Who: FierceEMR.com

What: Electronic health records offer the opportunity to better integrate clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) at the point of care, but the technology and physician practice must evolve, according to a paper published at BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making.…

The 10 Most Common EMR Questions

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As a writer of both this blog and the long-running “Path to Paperless” column in Ophthalmology Management (where this article originally ran), I often receive emails on a wide range of questions regarding EMR.…

Infographic – EHR: How They Connect You and Your Doctors

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How do electronic health records (EHRs) connect you and your doctor?…

Does EMR Come Between You and Your Patient?

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A recent article in the Journal of the AMA (June 20,2012) has rekindled the debate about whether the use of electronic medical records (EMR) interferes with the doctor-patient relationship.…