Waiting Room Solutions has a way for doctors to come out from behind the desk: the digital pen solution. It offers doctors the convenience of a ballpoint pen, but it works like an electronic medical record chart.
Communication and collaboration between physicians ensures patients receive the best care possible, but protecting patient privacy and maintaining HIPAA compliance often hinders how doctors can communicate.
A recent poll by the Physicians Consulting Network revealed that 27% of physicians own an iPad or similar device. With that in mind, many vendors are launching iPad applications geared towards physicians.
Using an electronic prescription service is a way to streamline operations, saving both time and paper. EPrescribe Deluxe by Allscripts is an easy to use Web-based electronic prescription service so there is no software to download or new hardware required.
Most physicians spend time shuttling between clinic and hospital. While on the go they need to keep up with their patient workflow, but it can be tough. Each place has its own system with its own log-ins and protocols.
Aprima’s software for Practice Administrators offers everything the Practice Administrator needs to keep the practice running smoothly. The features include revenue cycle management, electronic data interchange and credit card processing. Aprima’s electronic data interchange is HIPAA-compliant and it allows practices to submit claims and receive payment quickly and conveniently.
With the increased emphasis on connecting with patients outside of the exam room, physicians are looking for a software solution that not only manages their patient records, but lets them connect with their patients as well.