Author Archives: Lorana Price

About Lorana Price

Lorana Price is a Marketing Executive at Patagonia Health. Her background includes work with regulated document management software, home healthcare software and global medical device commercialization. She applies her skills at Patagonia Health by developing content related to important Public and Behavioral Health news and updates.

The Impact of COVID-19 on Healthcare

COVID-19 on Healthcare

Throughout many economic downturns it has commonly been stated that healthcare is “safe.” The logic behind this was people always get sick or hurt and need medical care. COVID-19 has turned that theory upside down. As the threat of coronavirus ramped up, hospitals, health systems and private practices heavily reduced non-emergency services to prepare for […]

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Patagonia Health Develops Integrated Telehealth Solution

In response to customer needs and the increasing use of telehealth due to COVID-19, Patagonia Health, a provider of Electronic Health Record (EHR) software designed for Public and Behavioral Health, launched a fully-integrated telehealth solution. The secure, HIPAA-compliant solution allows users to easily schedule, conduct and document virtual visits directly within the EHR.  “Many of […]

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Eligibility Requirements for CARES Act Stimulus Funding

CARES Act Stimulus Funding Eligibility

By now you’ve likely heard about the Federal coronavirus stimulus package to help businesses manage during the COVID-19 outbreak. Many behavioral health agencies are wondering if they are eligible for funding.  CARES Act Stimulus Funding Eligibility You are eligible if you are: A small business with fewer than 500 employees A 501(c)(3) with fewer than […]

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Get the Facts on Stimulus Funding for your Agency

COVID-19 Federal Stimulus Funding

In this unprecedented time, many behavioral health agencies are concerned about how they will manage to make ends meet. Did you know there is Federal coronavirus stimulus funding available to help healthcare providers address COVID-19? The bill, Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES Act) was signed into law by the President on March 28th. This stimulus […]

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Why Health Information Exchange is Important for EHR Use

Health Information Exchange is Important for EHR Use

Electronic Health Records (EHRs) are an integral part of today’s healthcare system. Despite initial hesitation to switch to an EHR, an overwhelming majority of organizations that have made the change cannot imagine going back to paper. EHRs improve efficiency and increase reimbursements while improving patient care. As providers become more fluent with the technology, EHRs […]

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