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  • Are Doctors Becoming Highly Paid Data Entry Clerks?

    Are doctors becoming highly-paid data entry clerks? Typically a doctor spends 43% of their time on patient data entry and only 28% on patient care. Often lost in these discussions is the a doctor’s time spent on direct patient care.  The projected growth of mHealth (Mobile Health) technologies, meanwhile, is predicted to be well into ...
  • Top 10 Reasons Telemedicine is Good

    According to the Mayo Clinic, telemedicine most commonly refers to “the communication with or among a patient’s health care team via video connection, secure text messaging or another platform rather than in person. It can be used to schedule appointments, answer questions, handle routine checkups, allow physicians in different ...
  • Health Care Business at the Drop of a Hat

    It’s hard to look your best when you are wearing too many hats.  While the business of health care struggles in a depressed economy and a revenue cycle containing a growing number of under and uninsured, pending government regulations such as HITECH, the Affordable Care Act, HIPAA 5010 and ICD-10 conversions have produced, for many,  a ...
    Posted to HIM & Heard (Weblog) on February 15, 2012