Tag Archives: EHRs

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

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The Personal Connected Health Alliance, an international non-profit organization to represent the consumer voice in personal connected health, formally launched today. Its objective is to ensure that health technologies like smartphones, mobile apps, sensors and personal health tracking devices, are … Continue reading

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Practice Fusion, a cloud based EMR company, raised another $15M in funding as a part of Series D round. The round was led by Qualcomm Ventures and Longitude Capital. Returning investors Artis Ventures, Industry Ventures and Band of Angels also … Continue reading

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DocASAP, an online appointment scheduling platform, raised $800K in Seed funding from MultiPlan, and additional funding from an undisclosed investor. d-Wise Technologies, a healthcare technology company, partnered with Futrix Health, a healthcare business analytic software solution provider, to provide consulting, … Continue reading

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Amazing Charts partnered with cloud-based answering service Ringadoc to improve after-hours patient-provider communication. Ringadoc allows physicians to access and respond to after-hours messages with any device. Global health crowdfunding platform Watsi raised a $1.2 million seed round. Watsi accepts donations from $5 … Continue reading

Smart Sign Out’s Idea Conception to EMR Integration

A video by the startup Smart Sign Out cites a Joint Commission study, which said that defective handoffs in hospitals are responsible for up to 80% of serious preventable adverse events. The video continues that, given this high percentage, it’s … Continue reading

What Exactly Is Health 2.0?

Pascal Lardier, Director International Events of Health 2.0, answers questions about the co-production of health by patients and physicians today and in the future. Health 2.0. What exactly does this quite a new word describe? When did you use that … Continue reading

Yes/ No? Has Using an EMR Increased Efficiency?

In a recent survey, seventy-five percent of physicians working in small and medium practices said that using an electronic medical record has increased their efficiency. Drchrono, a company that provides an EMR for the iPad, surveyed 1,300 physicians about the … Continue reading

Know about the popHealth Tools Development Innovation Challenge?

Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and Health IT will revolutionize the way that healthcare professionals work and provide care to patients by making care delivery more efficient, precise and advanced.  In order to streamline a provider’s transition to electronic health records, … Continue reading