Rowan County Health Department Replaces Legacy EHR Software with Patagonia Health   (May 2015, Rowan County, NC)   After more than a year of research, Rowan County Health Department selected a new Electronic Health Records (EHR), Practice Management (PM) and billing system to replace their existing legacy, Georgia-based EHR vendor.  In July 2015, they expect to go live with Patagonia Health EHR, a Cary, NC-based public health focused ... Read more...

EDNCPHA iPad Winner from Person County Health Department! Tracy Shaw, Accounting Technician from Person County Health Department, was the winner of the iPad Air drawing at the EDNCPHA conference in New Bern, NC. Person County Health Department has been a Patagonia Health customer since 2012 so we are pleased she won.  Pictures were excitedly shared with other team members from PCHD. Congratulations Tracy! Read more...

Transitioning to ICD-10 – Get Your Cheat Sheet!! Implementation date is October 1, 2015 – Start Preparing! Tips Do NOT buy anymore diagnosis coding books until 2016 if you already have an ICD-10 book Use this time to become more familiar with the code differences Make cheat sheets to help providers and staff Download your cheat sheet now!   Beware of Obstacles Resistance to change Challenge to updating skills Information Systems will need ... Read more...

May is Global Employee Health and Fitness month May is Global Employee Health and Fitness month.  Here at Patagonia Health we have organized our healthy activity in the form of a team bowling night!  Is your team going to get active too?  If you do, please send photos and we’ll share them in our next newsletter! Read more...

Patagonia Health Celebrates Rowan County! Please join us in welcoming Nina Oliver, Health Director, and her team at Rowan County Health Department as the newest members of the Patagonia Health community of users.   Read more...