So Tell Us Again… Why Wouldn’t You Want an EHR System?

Posted by EHRblogger on June 20, 2013 at 4:36 pm

We’re sure you’ve been advised that an EHR system makes the everyday physician increase productivity and that it saves time and money. But check this out. Aside from helping doctors become more efficient, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that more than 50,000 health-IT jobs have been created since the HITECH Act. According to our [...]

EHR: 5 Reasons to Sign on the Dotted Line in 2011

Posted by EHRblogger on December 1, 2011 at 3:20 pm

Are you still on the fence about purchasing an EHR? Here are 5 reasons why you should pick up your pen and sign on that dotted line before 2011 comes to an end: 1) Reserve your spot on the implementation timeline. For physicians interested in pursuing the full Medicare EHR incentives, the last day to [...]

Exemption from 2012 ePrescribing Penalties

Posted by EHRblogger on September 8, 2011 at 4:11 pm

If You Qualify, It’s Now Time to Submit Your Request New Rule: CMS has released the Final Rule that gives providers (particularly some surgeons and pain-management physicians) expanded opportunities to request an exemption from the 2012 ePrescribing penalties. The rule finalizes the Proposed Rule that amended the MIPPA 2011 ePrescribing regulations. The deadline for providers [...]

An EHR is Not Like a Box of Chocolates…You Should Know What You’re Gonna Get!

Posted by EHRblogger on September 1, 2011 at 9:23 pm

“My momma always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.‘” – Forrest Gump Forrest Gump’s mother was right when she compared life’s unpredictability to a box of chocolates. In the grand scheme of things, life can be unpredictable at times. But when it comes to selecting an [...]

10 EHR Benefits That Will Get Your Doctors on the EHR Bandwagon

Posted by EHRblogger on August 18, 2011 at 4:32 pm

Even with the government’s EHR incentives (and eventual penalties for not implementing a certified EHR), many doctors across the country remain undecided about going down the EHR path. But there are more and more reasons to get off the fence and onto the bandwagon, since so many improvements come with implementing the right EHR in [...]