How an EHR Improves Patient CareHow an EHR Improves Patient Care

It’s no secret that an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system can benefit your clinic, but do you know how an EHR improves patient care? With advancements in technology and software continuously pushing out updates, the old way of note-taking and registration is over. There’s no more need for long, confusing forms that will only be copied ...
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Your Modern-day EHR Can’t Be DIYYour Modern-day EHR Can't Be DIY

Opposed to modern-day Electronic Health Records (EHRs), old-fashioned EHR systems have a Do It Yourself (DIY) model. Your IT team fixes software issues, your staff installs expensive servers, and your team manually downloads applications, all on their own.  Tom Powers, previous Director of Business Development at Patagonia Health, said: “Over twenty years ago, software was 100% ...
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Fentanyl Crisis – How an EHR Can HelpFentanyl Crisis - How an EHR Can Help

One of the leading causes of drug overdoses today is fentanyl. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is 50 times stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine. Last year alone, 107,375 people died from a drug overdose in the United States. 67% of those deaths were from synthetic opioids. Unfortunately, this number has ...
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Providing a Better Telehealth ExperienceProviding a Better Telehealth Experience

During the first quarter of 2020, telehealth visits increased by 50% due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Forward to today, and telehealth appointments are still a significant percentage of health visits.  As more clients experience this convenient tool, they provide valuable perspectives on the best ways to receive remote care. According to a recent study, clients gave ...
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Community Violence: How an EHR can HelpCommunity Violence: How an EHR can Help

With community violence, specifically gun-related crimes, skyrocketing throughout the past decade, it is crucial for public and behavioral health organizations to have the assistance they need from tools and systems that can lift some of their burdens. Violence in the community you serve is a heavy issue that affects everyone. Your Electronic Health Record (EHR) ...
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How EHRs Reduce Medical Costs for ProvidersHow EHRs Reduce Medical Costs for Providers

Implementing an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system may seem like another to-do on a long list, however, an EHR is critical to reduce medical costs for providers. It will also save you time and limit errors and miscommunication that can come from a paper record system or even an electronic system that isn’t the right ...
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