electronic health records

9 questions to ask about EHRShould your practice enter the world of EHR? You should consider these things before you take the plunge.
How to negotiate your EHR deal
How to negotiate your EHR dealKnowing your way around an EHR proposal can pay off big time for your bottom line.
How EHRs can improve your practice
How EHRs can improve your practiceHow electronic health record software can enable your practice to reach a new level of efficiency.
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processes
How dental EHRs can streamline referral processesCoordinating with outside specialists or referrals can be complicated and cumbersome—but EHRs could make it easier.
Can email really be HIPAA compliant?
Can email really be HIPAA compliant?In part one of a two-part series, Dr. Lou Shuman and Robert McDermott discuss if email can satisfy HIPAA regulations—and how you can ensure electronic protected health information remains secure.
The benefits of EHR in group practice
The benefits of EHR in group practiceEHRs can play a positive role in group practices in more ways than one.
The Cloud is here... but some software vendors refuse to change
The Cloud is here... but some software vendors refuse to changeWhile dental practices are embracing The Cloud, some software vendors aren't open to making the change.
State technology subsidies: Dentistry’s best-kept secret
State technology subsidies: Dentistry’s best-kept secretWhy would a five-provider dental practice throw away over $300,000 in state subsidies that they were eligible to receive? Probably because they weren't aware of a federal program administered by individual states that has been around for five years now and has distributed over $30 billion to mostly medical practices while many dental practices have stood on the sideline.
What dental professionals need to know about the EHR Incentive Payment program
What dental professionals need to know about the EHR Incentive Payment programI recently sat down with Mike Uretz, EHR editor for Dental Products Report and founder of both DentalSoftwareAdvisor.com and DentalSoftwareCompare.com. During our interview, Uretz discussed three very important points.
3 critical reasons your dental practice should be using encrypted email
3 critical reasons your dental practice should be using encrypted emailShould offices be using an encrypted email system to send patient information? Here are three reasons why, if dental practices want to avoid costly HIPAA violations.