What is the HITECH Act and How Do You Cash In?

It doesn’t take much for a $44,000 incentive to catch one’s eye and fire the imagination about what you’d be able to do with the extra money. Which begs the question: what exactly is the HITECH Act and how can you benefit from it? Here are four things you need to know. The HITECH Act… Continue Reading


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

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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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. Ask our team… Continue Reading


Obamacare & Your EHR

There are physicians who are asking what is Obamacare and how does it affect their medical practice. ObamaCare is the unofficial name for The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which was signed into law on March 23, 2010. This video below describes what it is in about 5 minutes – So what is Obamacare?… 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


6 Ways Health Care Reform Will Help Startups

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In the middle of the economic crisis, small businesses are struggling to survive by keeping profits as well as diminishing costs. One of their greatest costs is healthcare, and in order to cope with this most choose not to offer insurance to their employees and still some had to make the hard decision of laying… Continue Reading


Rising Cost of Healthcare Around the World

Recently the Commonwealth Fund study compared 13 countries with the U.S., Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. The Commonwealth Fund study found that in 2009 $8,000 per person was spent. When looking at other countries compared to the U.S.,  our health care spend is enormous. In the study,… Continue Reading



Important Telephone Numbers for Doctors

Below are some of the many publicly available resources that may be able to assist patients, it is good to have immediate assistance phone numbers on hand like these. If you are a patient looking at this blog post you must look to your personal physician to address your personal medical needs and concerns. If… Continue Reading