HIGH TECH = HIGH TOUCH

By John Sailer
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM Electronic communication . . . some might assume that it would make for impersonal interaction between the doctor and the patient.

Integrating and Partnering

By John Sailer
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM ECPs continue automating their offices with electronic health records (EHRs) and practice management systems.

OD Excellence and PA eHealth Studying E-Reporting of Diabetic and Glaucoma Exams

By John Sailer
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM The Pennsylvania eHealth Partnership Authority is conducting a statewide study in conjunction with primary eyecare providers on the effectiveness of electronically sharing medical records on compliance reporting for diabetic eye exams and glaucoma tests.

Recalls and Reactivation

By John Sailer
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM Ensuring that patients make and keep their appointments at the appropriate interval, while simultaneously keeping practitioners’ schedules optimally filled, are among the most basic and prevalent uses for patient communication systems.

What's on the Horizon for Patient Communication Systems?

By John Sailer
Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM Like many electronic health records and practice management software programs, patient communication and engagement systems continuously add features, both in conjunction with other software programs as well as on their own.

EHR: ‘Everywhere’ Health Records

By John Sailer
Friday, September 06, 2013 3:30 AM Electronic health records are no longer “theoretical.” Here, there and everywhere, they are a “reality,” quickly on their way to becoming ubiquitous, following the patient every step of the way through their health care experience.

Electronic Medical Records: Are you ready for what’s next?

By John Sailer
Monday, December 17, 2012 12:00 AM Any eyecare professional who is not already aware that the government is offering financial incentives for installing electronic medical records (EMR) in their practices is dangerously behind the times.

Brick & Click

By John Sailer
Monday, March 05, 2012 12:00 AM There’s no ignoring it. Internet retailing is an essential part of everyday life. It even has its own day, CyberMonday, right at the start of the holiday shopping season.
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