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EHRs Can Improve Efficiency of High Volume Immunizations

High Vol Immunizations

Immunizations are an important service offering of Public Health Departments and Community Health Centers, including FQHCs.  The flu vaccine for this season alone, for example, will be somewhere between 171 and 179 million doses for the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  This makes the administration of immunizations and inventory […]

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Will Your EHR Survive or Evolve to Meaningful Use Stage 3?

Is your EHR vendor holding you hostage with exorbitant Meaningful Use upgrade costs?   Despite the fact that old, legacy Electronic Health Record (EHR) software is very cumbersome to use and is grossly inadequate for electronic charting and billing, public health departments (with an existing EHR) are reluctant to start over with a new system. […]

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