How will MACRA impact physician compliance in 2017?

An Introduction to MACRA MACRA is the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act passed by the U.S. Senate on April 4, 2015. It goes into effect on January 1, 2017 and continues through December 31, 2026, replacing the Sustainable Growth Rate Formula. MACRA will directly impact eligible providers who are medical providers seeing a significant number… Continue Reading


Exporting / Importing Data from an EHR Using CCDA

Exporting / Importing Data from an EHR Using CCDA

Sometime when transitioning to drchrono from another vendor you will need to export your data. There are a few ways that you can do this. One of the newer ways you can do this is by asking your other vendor to export the patients medical records via CCDA, you might even be able to do… Continue Reading


Box + drchrono

Box + drchrono

The leader in cloud storage.  The leader in EHR innovation.   Together in the palm of your hand. Our newest partnership with Box allows doctors and clinical staff to securely store, share and collaborate on patient’s medical records, lab reports and images.  drchrono users can extract a patient summary from the drchrono medical record application and… Continue Reading


EXPLORING DRCHRONO: CDS Rules

EXPLORING DRCHRONO: CDS Rules

Our CDS Rules feature is one of our most helpful features for doctors when it comes to assisting them with their Meaningful Use requirements, as well as automating reminders for their patient’s health. Please check out our newest video featuring our CDS Rules and how you can use these rules as reminders on best practices…. Continue Reading


Meaningful use incentives from a free EHR

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Meaningful use incentives from a free EHR

Make sure to attest for EHR meaningful use incentives! The drchrono team is here to help. This is an email from a doctor today who just received $18,000 for using drchrono today, we love seeing these emails! Here is a video of a drchrono doctor who attested for EHR meaningful use incentives. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IN9XxdU7Tfk&w=560&h=315] Ask our… Continue Reading


Update: New drchrono EHR for the iPad!

We’ve just released a new version of our iPad EHR! This update is packed with phenomenal new features that you and your staff are going to love! New Erx for faster and easier prescribing – Simple Lab ordering – Lab Results/Erx in Message Center – Meaningful Use Dashboard and Assistant – Tap Profile Picture to take photo – Pull… Continue Reading


Update: Meaningful Use Helper on EHR and Web!

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You can now use our Meaningful Use Helper to attest for Meaningful Use! We’ve put our Meaningful Use Assistant on our iPad EHR and on the drchrono website to make it easier than ever to attest for Meaningful Use. Many of our doctors were asking for extra help in attesting, and we listened! drchrono will make sure… Continue Reading


Hot Dog Buns and Health Records

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The next time you’re at Costco ogling flat screens and buying a pallet of paper towels, you may also be surprised to learn that Costco members are now eligible to receive incentive pricing on a Costco-branded cloud-based electronic medical record. During my maiden voyage to Costco after arriving in the Bay Area,  I saw a… Continue Reading