Implementing EHRs in your healthcare practice will not give you access to all of your historic, paper-based records. Find out why ECM is an essential component to get the most out of your EHR implementation.
The inefficiencies of paper records will stymie healthcare professionals when the influx of new patients hits as the Affordable Care Act reaches implementation in 2014. Find out how ImageSilo® Cloud ECM is helping The University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago to prepare.
The Mental Health Center of Denver used PaperVision® Capture and PaperVision® Enterprise to convert their paper medical files into Electronic Health Records (EHR). Along the way, they improved patient care and earned 1315% ROI on their investment.
Many healthcare practitioners have invested in Electronic Medical Records (EMRs), but have not yet digitized the rest of their office documents and files. ECM can help while improving efficiency and saving money.
American healthcare providers continue moving forward with their conversion to electronic medical records (EMRs). More than 3,300 hospitals have received money from the Medicare and Medicaid electronic health record (EHR) Incentive Programs for meaningfully using the technology. The standards for Stage 2 have been announced for the meaningful use of EHR. Are you ready to comply? Sean Morris weighs in on the challenges and opportunities the new standards offer.
Big Data is a hot topic for businesses because we’re only now realizing the vast stores of corporate information we have in formats that are difficult to manage. But, this unstructured data doesn’t have to be overwhelming! Digitech Systems CEO, HK Bain, weighs in on the Big Data debate.
When contemplating Health Information Technology (HIT), many organizations consider only Electronic Health Records (EHR), but administrative and insurance records also represent a significant cost and management burden for healthcare. Yuma District Hospital has been using ImageSilo® ECM since 2001 to save storage space, to improve control of sensitive records, and to streamline patient services.
What should healthcare providers do as the amount of information spirals upward and government regulations like HIPAA and ARRA mandate stricter controls? ECM can help improve information security for healthcare organizations because it integrates many different types of EMR into an electronic format for more secure management, retrieval and distribution. Cloud-based ECM services, like ImageSilo® make it even easier and cost-effective to get started quickly.