Posts Categorized: Healthcare Technology & Software

Don’t Let Your Healthcare Technology Dictate Your Care Process

People photo created by javi_indy – www.freepik.com Doctors know what they need. Whether it’s lab results, demographic information, or other data, every physician could tell you what they need to see and exactly when in the process of a patient visit that they need it. However, many doctors are not able to take control of…


Study Reveals EHR Challenges Lead to Staff Workarounds

A recent study revealed that in order to make EHRs usable, doctors are resorting to several different workarounds in their day. These workarounds add extra time and work for the doctor, and they have the potential to cause harm to patients. Why do doctors today need workarounds? A workaround is defined as “nonstandard procedures typically used…


4 Uses of Blockchain Technology in 2019

Experts at the HIMMS19 conference discussed blockchain technology and the potential it could hold for healthcare. It’s not going to be the perfect solution to every problem that faces healthcare technology today, but there are many exciting opportunities that experts believe could be realized in 2019. What is blockchain technology? As a refresher, blockchain technology is a…


Why We Care About Software Adoption (And You Should Too)

Background photo created by senivpetro – www.freepik.com You spent thousands of dollars on software to improve your revenue cycle. Your coding team is using the software, and you assumed that would be enough to achieve the results you wanted. But time goes on, and your revenue cycle outcomes barely improve. Either that, or you are…


Interoperability Is a Business Issue, Not a Technology Issue

Business photo created by snowing – www.freepik.com Healthcare IT leaders have been calling for interoperability of electronic health records since they were first introduced. Now, almost everyone uses EHRs. Since the healthcare community has been talking about interoperability for years, why is it still so elusive? Why It Matters Today more than ever, healthcare is…


5 Challenges Healthcare Executives Face Right Now

Healthcare executives have varying concerns and responsibilities that they have to balance, both on a day-to-day level and on the larger scale level. Things are constantly changing in the healthcare field. The Healthcare Executive Group identified some of the biggest challenges and opportunities for 2019, and these are 5 of the biggest threats and challenges that…


What’s New In Healthcare Technology?

Background vector created by rawpixel.com – www.freepik.com Healthcare is ever-evolving, and developments are being made every day. The implications of these developments will affect healthcare providers and patients alike. These are a few of the healthcare technology innovations that are currently making a huge impact. Telemedicine Telehealth is disrupting the healthcare scene. With doctors literally…


What Is Revenue Cycle Management Software?

When most people think of healthcare, the first thing that pops in their head is not revenue cycle management. However, those of us in the medical world know how important it is. After all, practices run on cash flow. Among the many responsibilities that a practice manager faces, revenue cycle management is a top priority. With so…


Technology Adoption in Healthcare Will Save 150 Billion Per Year by 2025

Background photo created by jcomp – www.freepik.com   By 2025, technology adoption will save the healthcare industry up to $150 billion per year, according to a recent report by BIS Research. There are two driving motivations behind the continual development and adoption of technology in healthcare: interoperability and patient data security. Developments in blockchain, AI, and automation…


Here’s Proof That Advanced Revenue Cycle Analytics Really Improves Efficiency

Business photo created by pressfoto – www.freepik.com This year, the hot topic for healthcare leaders is big data. Healthcare leaders agreed that the number one opportunity for them this year is analytics. Leveraging insightful, quality data can lead to real results. But how does this work? Are analytics really that beneficial? We have seen more and…