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Benefits of Electronic Health Records (EHRs)

Benefits of Electronic Health Records (EHRs)

Medicine is an information-rich enterprise. A greater and more seamless flow of information, aided by electronic health records (EHRs) (sometimes referred to as electronic medical records), can transform health care by organizing it around the patient. With EHRs, a patient’s information is available whenever and wherever it is needed. The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act,… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Mark Hennessy, MD from Floresville, TX to the AMS client community. Dr. Hennessy previously used AMS at another practice. After moving and opening a new office, he contacted AMS still interested in our software solutions. The doctor went through a web demonstration of each AMS system including the electronic medical… Read more →

Sharing EHR data results in $2M in savings across Memphis EDs

Sharing EHR data results in $2M in savings across Memphis EDs

MEMPHIS, TN – Sharing electronic health information across every major emergency department in the Memphis, Tenn., area resulted in reduced hospital admissions, reduced radiology tests and an annual cost savings of nearly $2 million, according to a recent study conducted by Vanderbilt University Medical Center. The study was released Monday by the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. “The… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of New Horizon PPM, Inc. from Amarillo, TX to the AMS client community. Tammy Simms of New Horizon PPM sat through a personalized web demonstration of the AMS software. She was relieved to know that some of their existing “unique” reports they currently run will still be available through the AMS… Read more →

AMS Clients Now Receiving ARRA Stimulus Checks!

AMS Clients Now Receiving ARRA Stimulus Checks!

Many AMS clients who attested for “Meaningful Use” earlier this year are now receiving their first ARRA stimulus checks! A recent survey of AMS clients showed many more practices in the process of attesting while others plan to attest in 2012. All of these clients are taking advantage of their fully integrated, completely certified AMS software by implementing and utilizing… Read more →

How e-Health Records Improve Healthcare: A Cancer Patient's Story

How e-Health Records Improve Healthcare: A Cancer Patient’s Story

Going paperless helped Pam Crum deal with medical bureaucracy Pam Crum was 22 weeks pregnant in October 2004 when she noticed a red rash on one breast. Her doctor thought it was simply an inflammation that sometimes occurs in lactating mothers. Over a couple of weeks, the rash worsened. Then a lump formed. Crum was sent to a breast surgeon… Read more →

Another Client Joins the AMS Community

American Medical Software is pleased to announce the addition of Samuel Fadare, MD from Kansas City, MO to the AMS client community. Dr. Fadare went through a personalized web demonstration with one of our software specialists and came away very impressed with our Practice Management system and electronic medical records. He spoke highly of the customizable encounter note templates after… Read more →

The Promise Of Electronic Healthcare Records

The Promise Of Electronic Healthcare Records

Online PR News – 04-October-2011 –Electronic Healthcare Records (EHR) provide a single, consolidated virtual location to store all of a patient’s health information so it can be accessed by doctors and patients from anywhere in the world. Whether your doctor needs to see the results of your last physical performed in his office, or the MRI was taken in a… Read more →

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