Category: Industry News

3 common uses and misconceptions about AI in medical practices

Article written by Juan Vera. Read more here. Artificial intelligence (AI) is here to stay. You already use it every day, whether you are aware of it or not: AI helps you find the perfect movie on Netflix, filters what’s trending on your personalized Facebook news feed, and plays...

Apple’s New Smartwatch Gets to The Heart of The mHealth Debate

The Apple Watch 4 includes new mHealth capabilities, such as an ECG sensor and fall detection, but will healthcare providers see enough in the connected care technology to embrace the consumer-facing wearable? Source: ThinkStock  By Eric Wicklund September 13, 2018 – mHealth enhancements to the new Apple Watch are designed to make...

FDA nod to Apple Watch notable, but …

FDA nod to Apple Watch notable, but … Apple Watch’s entry into the device world garnered a ton of attention and praise, but a good portion of observers have reservations about whether it will truly move the needle in healthcare. By KEVIN TRUONG Apple’s big news that it received FDA clearance for...

What Apple’s new product announcement means for healthcare providers

As Apple’s EHR partner in their Mobility Partner Program (MPP), DrChrono team was very excited to hear about the latest product announcements on iPhone X, Apple Watch and other technologies. Today’s announcement helped solidify our focus and ability to provide a more modern, personal healthcare experience for providers and...

Building an online reputation is a must for today’s medical practices

A practice’s online reputation is becoming one of the most influential factors for patients in choosing a new provider, just as important as hanging your practice name out in front of the office. With the world at their fingertips, patients can and do search the internet before making decisions,...

AI Is a New Must for Medical Software

AI Is a New Must for Medical Software ARTICLE   Credit: Pixabay It appears that artificial intelligence is an apple of discord in disruptive technologies. On the one hand, even those who create new products based on AI or implement it across their internal processes, are worried. “Artificial intelligence and...

Mobile tech helps surgery practice write fewer opioid prescriptions, check with PDMP

Physicians at Affiliated Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of Maryland now have a better handle on opioid prescribing as they try to combat the ongoing crisis. The orthopedic surgeons at Affiliated Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of Maryland have recently adopted a mobile medication management application to better handle the prescribing...

With AI assistant Nimblr, patients can schedule doctor visits via Amazon Alexa

Santa Monica, CA – July 10, 2018 – Nimblr, which offers the first AI assistant for medical appointments, announced today its platform integration with Amazon Alexa, enabling patients to book and reschedule appointments using voice commands, eliminating the need to pick up the phone. Other voice command platforms will...

DrChrono Ranked Number One Mobile EHR Six Years in a Row by Black Book Research

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DrChrono Inc., the company enabling the medical practice of the future, today announced it has again been ranked the number one mobile EHR by Black Book Research. The rankings were collected from 18,905 physician practices in client experience and satisfaction. Three hundred and...