How to Score a Brand Partnership

As is often the case where I work (the Bay Area), I hear about “brand partnerships” all the time. Some — like Starbucks’ recent partnership with Square — you may already be familiar with. And others? Well, they’re still twinkles in a startup CEO’s eye. Why are brand partnerships important? They involve a mutually beneficial… Continue Reading


Keyboard Macro Tools for EHR

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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… Continue Reading


3 Top Ways for Doctors to Improve their Online Presence

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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… Continue Reading


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… Continue Reading


How to Scan Paper Medical Records

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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… Continue Reading


ICD-10 Survival Guide, how move from ICD-9 to ICD-10

How move from ICD-9 to ICD-10

Work on ICD-10 began in 1983 and was completed in 1992. The U.S. is now mandating everyone in healthcare moves over October 1, 2014,  22 years later. ICD-10 has been pushed back over and over again within the U.S. The U.S. is behind in moving to ICD-10 as ~25 countries have moved over for reimbursement… Continue Reading



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… Continue Reading


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… Continue Reading


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… Continue Reading