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Does the concept of FREE Medical Software exist in the Healthcare Marketplace?

Posted 10:26 am by & filed under Articles, Latest Healthcare News, Resources, Services, Software

Who doesn’t love a bargain?  I like saving money just like the next person but have you ever thought as to how a FREE product could eventually affect your business?  Can you really trust your livelihood, making payroll, and managing patient care with a FREE medical software program?  Those who say ‘yes’ are more than… Read more »

Coping With the No-Shows

Posted 08:43 pm by & filed under Articles, CureMD, Latest Healthcare News, Lytec MD, Lytec Practice Management, Practice Choice, Services, Software

by Physicians Weekly | May 18, 2016 5,941. Are you kidding me? Disturbed by a rising no-show rate in our residents’ practices, we ran the numbers the other day. Looking back over the past year, we discovered something remarkable, and worrisome, about patients scheduling appointments in our practice. Surprisingly, that number, 5941, represents those patients… Read more »

Doctors, hospitals can charge more than $6.50 for electronic records, Civil Rights Office says

Posted 08:19 pm by & filed under Articles, Latest Healthcare News, Software

Providers are permitted to calculate the actual cost of electronic copies of records, and charge for those costs, OCR clarified. The Office for Civil Rights, a division of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, today (5/24/16) clarified that doctors and hospitals can charge more than $6.50 to provide patients an electronic copy… Read more »

6 privacy landmines and how to avoid stepping on them

Posted 05:42 pm by & filed under Articles, HIPAA, Latest Healthcare News

A healthcare attorney spotlights big privacy issues in healthcare and offers advice on ways to navigate around the pitfalls, from cybersecurity insurance to HIPAA, social media to patient access. While the healthcare industry grapples with data breaches and privacy and security regulations, there are common pitfalls that are easy to run into without proper planning…. Read more »

6 Ways To Free Up Time In Your Practice

Posted 11:26 am by & filed under Articles, Latest Healthcare News, Services

Patient care is the top priority and a source of passion for physicians, but making sure the business side of your practice is healthy also can contribute to better outcomes and patient satisfaction.  Learn six ways to streamline revenue-related processes to maximize the amount of time available for patient care from the AMA Wire®. Once… Read more »