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Survey Shows That Benefits Of Health Information Exchanges Are Not Evaluated Properly

One of the recent surveys conducted by RAND Corporation has found that patient health data of patients may not be available readily with doctors as expected by all. The survey has found that the data in medical history form template is scattered among hospitals, emergency departments and doctors, and the communication failure between them is

Survey Finds that Majority of Doctors have Started Using Electronic Medical Records

A new survey has found that majority of the doctors have started to make use of electronic medical records software to store their patient health data. According to the 2014 National Physician Survey, about 75 percent of the physicians no longer use the old paper records for storing patient data. Dr. Garey Mazowitta, who administered

ONC Appreciates Hospitals And Professionals For Adopting EHR Solutions

A recent report issued by the ONC (Office of the National Coordinator) shows that there has been remarkable progress in EHR (Electronic Health Record) adoption across the country. However, the report says that there are several obstacles in the way of healthcare organizations in the process of making the adoption hundred percent. According to ONC,

Most Physicians Rely On Electronic Medical Record Systems For Patient Data

According to a recent survey conducted among the medical practitioners, a large number of physicians use electronic records to keep their patients’ information. Such a wide usage of electronic medical record systems has indicated that most physicians rely on various forms of information technology to run their practices. The survey showed that almost 75 percent

USA Has The Biggest And Fastest Growing EMR Market

A recent study report published by ReportsnReports.com foresees greater growth prospectus for the Electronic Medical Record market in the U.S.A, Europe and Asia. The study says that this growth prospectus is a good sign for web based EMR software developers as they can greatly capitalize on this. As per the current statistics, North America has

Health Policy Commission Announces Funding for Mass Hospitals in Massachusetts

The Health Policy Commission in Massachusetts announced a colossal funding for Mass hospitals in the state. The report says that a sum of $60 million has been given out to various mass hospitals in the state. The purpose of the state funding, as reported by the media, is to improve the participation of hospitals in

Half of the Patients find their Medical Bills Confusing Report

Despite a large number of governmental programs to promote advanced medical billing and coding practices, it seems that there are many healthcare organizations and medical billing and coding companies that are stuck with traditional and erroneous billing and coding practices. And this has led to a huge amount of confusions and concerns from older patients

Global Data Report Predicts Rapid Growth In EMR Market

The market for EMR (Electronic Medical Records) is poised to make rapid growth in the coming years, a report published by GlobalData indicates. The report puts the value of the market at $17 billion by 2017. The value of the Electronic medical and health record market was $10.6 billion in 2012 when McKesson topped the

Experts say that we might see a Push Back In Meaningful Use

Even though the healthcare industry is working hard to provide efficient patient care, many experts in the industry believe that the level of EHR adoption in the industry is not as expected and may not be able to support the best care for patients. The advocates of population health and analytics are talking about implementing

EMR Software can help Improve the Overall Health Care

As per the recent reports, the benefits of EMR in improvising health care have been brought up by a healthcare organization in Beaumont, which is a physician-owned healthcare organization that comprises of numerous specialists as well as the care options and facilities for the patients. The findings come in stark contrast to what a large