Tele-rehabilitation platform TheraNow launches

Folks in need of physical therapy services may not have to leave the house for treatment. Therainc has just launched its latest product, TheraNow, an online platform that connects patients to physical therapists through teletherapy. “Thousands of working individuals in the United States get injured at work, causing a huge loss in their earning and… Continue Reading

New drchrono EHR Feature: Hide Form Titles From Clinical Notes

New Update to Enhance Your Clinical Note Accessibility We’ve noticed that many users have been working with several smaller forms than one complete clinical note. However, you may have noticed the form’s title has been getting in your way.  With our new update, we’re giving you the option of hiding the form’s name in your… Continue Reading

New drchrono Feature: Attach Lab Orders on Clinical Notes

New Updates to Enhance Your EHR Experience drchrono has added the capability to include labs within a clinical note. If a provider adds a lab order through the plan section or patient demographics, the lab order will now populate. Instead of having to manage your lab orders and clinical notes separately, you can have them both in… Continue Reading

Biden takes issue with Trump administration’s interoperability plans

A new commentary from former Vice President Joe Biden says interoperability roadblocks have been standing for far too long – and that the Trump administration’s current plans to fix the problem are insufficient. Writing for Fortune, Biden alluded to HIMSS18, where Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma unveiled the MyHealthEData Initiative, which aims to make… Continue Reading

Joe Biden: To Save and Improve Lives Using Data, Details Matter

Earlier this month at a national health information technology conference, the Trump Administration announced an initiative to put patients in charge of their own health care data, improve data interoperability, and encourage data-driven innovation to improve patient health and outcomes. Unfortunately, the announcement lacked many specific actions to effectively implement the initiative. I agree with the administration’s stated… Continue Reading

HIMSS18 wrap-up: The cloud takes center stage for EHRs

Repurposing old technologies was an underlying theme for some 44,000 health IT professionals attending this year’s HIMSS18 conference in Las Vegas. Former Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt may have summed it up best. “Run to the cloud,” Schmidt said during his standing-room only keynote address. While spoken in 2018, attendees could’ve very well heard that same sentence… Continue Reading

drchrono Partners with Ambra Health Giving Physicians & Radiologists Instant Access to Patient Medical Images within EHR

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Sunnyvale, CA – March 5, 2018 — drchrono Inc., the company enabling the medical practice of the future, today announced a new partnership with Ambra Health, makers of the leading cloud-based, medical image management suite, to give physicians and radiologists direct access to medical imaging within their electronic health record (EHR).   drchrono’s integration with… Continue Reading

2018 MIPS Changes

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In 2018 we are seeing the next phase of MIPS as its first reporting period comes to a close. There are more than a handful of changes happening but here are some quick points you should pay attention to:   Performance Threshold Increased to 15 Points – In 2018 you will need 15 points or… Continue Reading

drchrono EHR New Feature: Showing Future Appointments on the Check-In App

drchrono is excited to announce the newest feature enhancement for the Check-In App now available on version 2.4.7. only in “Kiosk Mode.” Your patients can now view all of their same-day appointments after logging in and select the appropriate appointment at check-in. This new enhancement will create a smoother and more organized check-in process for… Continue Reading