The Effects and Hazards of E-cigarettes (Guest Blog by Rebecca Williams, MHS, PhD) The Effects and Hazards of E-cigarettes (Guest Blog by Rebecca Williams, MHS, PhD)“The Effects and Hazards of E-cigarettes: How and Why Public Health Departments Should Inform Patients Now” Because there is still the effect of “the jury is out” about the very specific long-term effects of e-cigarettes, it’s important that public health advocates and doctors communicate with their patients about counteracting the marketing that they’ve seen, that this ... Read more...

Patagonia Health Makes Top 10 Most Trusted EHR Vendors List Patagonia Health Makes Top 10 Most Trusted EHR Vendors ListPatagonia Health made the list of InsightsCare’s 10 Most Trusted EMR-EHR Solution Providers of 2017. Considering that Patagonia Health’s number one goal is 100% customer reference ability, this means a lot!   Ashok Mathur, CEO and Co-founder of Patagonia Health spoke to InsightsCare about his inspiration and dedication. When he tells the story of Patagonia Health’s first ... Read more...

When battling Flu season, EHR technology can help! When battling Flu season, EHR technology can help!During a press conference held on February 15, 2018, both Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Acting Director, Anne Schuchat, stressed that this year’s flu season “continues to be extremely challenging and intense” and that “all indications are that flu activity remains high and is ... Read more...

Family Planning Clinics Kick Off the New Year with Cervical Health Focus Family Planning Clinics Kick Off the New Year with Cervical Health FocusFamily planning clinics are promoting Cervical Health Awareness Month – and we all should applaud!   Per, the National Cervical Cancer Coalition:  “Nearly 13,000 women in the United States are diagnosed with cervical cancer each year, but the disease is virtually always preventable with vaccination and appropriate screening (Pap and HPV tests).”   We should stand up and applaud:  in a world of ... Read more...

A Healthy EHR = a Healthy Bottom Line: “No blood clots allowed!” A Healthy EHR = a Healthy Bottom Line: “No blood clots allowed!”Getting the bottom line healthy for any health-care related clinic or business is the business equivalent of the aorta to the human body: it is the life-line for health to abound for both patients and employees.   The overall health of a person’s body is keenly tied to blood successfully flowing through the aorta – the largest ... Read more...

Will Mental Health Providers get EHR Incentives? Will Mental Health Providers get EHR Incentives?H.R. 3331, a bill to “amend title XI of the Social Security Act to promote testing of incentive payments for behavioral health providers for adoption and use of certified electronic health record technology” was introduced to Congress on July 20, 2017, by Representatives Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) and Doris Matsui (D-CA). Additionally, Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) ... Read more...