Category: Stuff for your Medical Practice


Top 10 Must Haves for the Modern Doctor

Doctors have an abundance of patient-facing software and hardware solutions; while the variety is welcomed, it is sometimes hard to figure out what is best for one’s practice. As the Co-Founder of an EHR company, I’ve come across a series of modern practice set-ups and have found some similarities in the toolkits or “black bags” of some of the most efficiently run medical offices. Based on my meetings with hundreds of physicians, here’s some tips […]

Keyboard Macro Tools for EHR

I don’t always recommend software but today I am going to talk about something called keyboard macros software. What is a keyboard macro? Is is a piece of software that will allow a physician or staff member to hit a sequence of keys on a Mac and the sequence of keys are replaced by some text you have designated in the software to replace the sequence of keys. So for example you can designate the text “.suture” to […]

3 Top Ways for Doctors to Improve their Online Presence

Every month over 10,000,000 patients turn to the internet to find a new doctor or evaluate a referral. While your time as a doctor is best spent treating patients, here are three easy ways to ensure your online presence is accurate and optimized to help you attract the right patients to your practice. 1. Claim and update online directory profiles Google your name and you’re likely to find dozens of online directories with a profile […]

iPad & iPhone Medical Records Case

iFrogz Breeze Case There a number of cases out there that you can use for your iPad and iPhone, but I found the iFrogz Breeze Case for iPhone and iFrogz Breeze Case for iPad mini to be my personal favorite. Video review below – Other Cases There are cases of all sort and it really is a personal preference. If you are in a setting that you drop your iPad or iPhone a bunch you […]

How to Scan Paper Medical Records

Fujitsu Scansnap S1500M scanner for the Mac (or Windows) is 20 ppm – Blazing fast with 50 sheet feeder capacity. Fast scanning of documents, get rid of old paper medical records with this machine! It’s truly quick and has a 600×600 mode for scanning photos as well. I generally only recommend hardware that I would buy myself, this isn’t a paid advertisement, we have purchased a number of these scanners at drchrono and use them […]

How to create medical macros, keyword shortcuts in iOS 7

One secret that iOS has that is great and can be applied to achieve faster typing is macros. Typing something like “corneal laceration of the left eye” can take a few minutes. You may have only a couple of seconds to achieve it with doing rounds. The Shortcuts feature in iOS 7 is a gift for things like that. Here’s how to make it work for you. Apple start you off with a couple of Shortcuts […]

Export A CSV File For A Specific List of Patient Demographics

A question I have been getting a lot lately is, “How can I export a list of specific patients and their demographics?” Right now the standard functionality of drchrono is that you can export your entire list of patient demographics but exporting a short list of patients isn’t that obvious.  This functionality is very useful if you are separating from a practice group and need just your set of patients, you need a list for internal purposes […]

Billing Profile Tab Released!

Our previous Billing Profile solution caused a lot of confusion so we have released a simpler solution. Your Billing Profiles are now easier to access than ever! Simply go to your drchrono EHR account, click on ‘Schedule,’ then go to the ‘Billing Profiles’ tab and start creating your Billing Profiles. Keep track of them all in one place. Watch this video to learn how you can create your own Billing Profiles today!

You Asked, We Listened – Updates Notification Feature Released!

We highly value our customer’s feedback and when enough of them let us know that we needed to provide better communication when new features were released, we listened and started working on a way to notify everyone all at once and in real-time.  This new feature allows us to regularly update you about new features so that you always know what is new with drchrono. Introducing our Updates Notification Feature.  Once we release major features, doctors […]

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 securely share it with the patient using a Box folder thereby meeting the Meaningful Use Stage 1 and Stage 2 […]