FreeDOM EMR and Practice Management by Health Data Services (www.freedommd.com ) is a complete solution specifically designed for small medical practices. It is a combination of a robust EHR and practice management system. There is no upfront cost to try the system and it is easy to learn.
In Use FreeDom EMR has many innovative and built-in features, including the Dashboard, which allows for easy viewing and access to all of the modules. The Chart Notes module is a word processor editor that has many features including formatting and templates. There are also specialty specific templates for family medicine, internal medicine and mental health.
Technology The software is compatible with Windows XP, 2000, Vista and Windows 7. Minimum system requirements include 128 MB memory, 2 GB of disk space. Internet access is also required. It is easy to install and user friendly.
Ease of Use, Configuration & Deployment The system is designed to allow users to train themselves. There is also free live support and an excellent Help System. Users can immediately start using the software as soon as it is downloaded.
Recap FreeDOM EMR is a complete system that has all the features and tools to assist in managing a small medical practice. Navigation throughout the system is made simple by the innovative Dashboard. There are many modules, including a robust Scheduler and Patient Editor. The Patient Editor combines all demographic information in one location. This is a complete solution especially designed for smaller medical practices.
There are no upfront costs, licensing fees, or maintenance or updating fees, to use this product. If you want to upgrade to a certified EMR, you can seamlessly transition to MedLedger, which is designed to work and look exactly like FreeDOM with advanced capabilities, such as family billing and document scanning. After 60 days, medical practices with one or two providers are required to spend a minimum of $100 per month on optional services.
Advantages Innovative technology Customizable Unique layout and design
Disadvantages The cost will increase after the first 60 days of enrollment
My Take Freedom EMR is a complete system that combines both a multi module EMR and practice management solution in one product. I am impressed with how simple it is to use and the interface makes it easy to navigate throughout the entire system. It is specifically designed for small practices and there is no upfront cost to try it. I recommend giving this product a try if you are looking for a low cost, efficient solution.
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