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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

A Healthy Dose of IT Optimism

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association states leaders in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are calling for a “next generation” of electronic health records (EHRs) that focuses on enhanced usability. An array … 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