Tips and Tricks to Interface Successfully with Hospitals

American EHR Partners | By Wil Underwood "For most medical practices, a local hospital interface that allows patient information to be sent and received can be a great benefit when trying to proactively coordinate and manage patient care. In an … [Read more...]

AMA and TransforMED Release Health IT Tutorials for Physician Practices

American Medical Association | Press Release "The American Medical Association (AMA) and TransforMED, a non-profit subsidiary of the American Academy of Family Physicians, released three online educational tutorials today to help physician … [Read more...]

Payment Reform Needed for Medical Homes: Report

Modern Physician | By Andis Robeznieks "Transforming smaller physician practices into patient-centered medical homes presents great opportunities for higher-quality care at lower costs for patients who have complex healthcare needs, but payment … [Read more...]

Health IT Tools Reduce Readmissions At Philadelphia Hospitals

Information Week | By Nicole Lewis "With the help of health information technology, more than 400 patients avoided being rehospitalized and 18 facilities saved a total of $4 million in one quarter.  A survey of 29 Philadelphia-based hospitals has … [Read more...]