Electronic Medical Records

Purchasing EHR Software

Purchasing EHR Software

If you work in the medical field, chances are that you work with an EHR or EMR software system. Like any set of tools, sometimes the one you are using isn’t the right fit for the job, and you are looking for something to get it done more effectively or efficiently. Unlike using a simple screwdriver or a wrench, an… Read more →

The Truth About Cloud-Based EHR Software

The Truth About Cloud-Based EHR Software

Are you having a hard time making a decision between cloud-based or client-server based EHR software? Here’s the short answer – there are certainly pros and cons to both, but it really depends on the type of practice you are dealing with and how you operate. In this article, we will talk specifically about the advantages of cloud-based EHR software…. Read more →

Medical Software Reporting

Medical Software Reporting

Why Reporting is so Essential for a Practice If you have the right EHR system, it tracks and captures a large amount of information for all of your patients. Whether or not that EHR system can create reports for useful presentation is another story. These reports help you make vitally important decisions for your practice and your patients that you… Read more →

2017 Summer Savings!

2017 Summer Savings!

2017 Summer Savings! This July, celebrate the holiday with great summer savings on American Medical Software’s fully integrated, easy-to-use, Ultra Charts system through the Cloud or Client Server! Enjoy all of the great features you’ve come to expect from our fully featured practice management system featuring Electronic Medical Records, Appointment Scheduling, Medical Management/Billing, and a Patient Portal, now made more… Read more →

What Patients Really Think About Using Your EHR in the Exam Room?

What Patients Really Think About Using Your EHR in the Exam Room?

As we have touched on before, a very real concern amongst physicians in any practice utilizing electronic health record (EHR) systems is that they may be damaging or limiting patient interaction. Because of this, the overall patient experience suffers drastically. This thought process tends to make physicians hesitant about the use of EHRs in the exam rooms, in order to… Read more →

Ensuring that EMR Software Doesn't Discourage Interaction

Ensuring that EMR Software Doesn’t Discourage Interaction

One concern many physicians have when deciding to implement an Electronic Medical Records software (EMR), is that it will interfere with the doctor-patient interaction. Many physicians worry that they will spend too much time looking at their computer and updating charts, rather than speaking with their patients. It’s an issue that can cause frustration on both sides. Physicians want to… Read more →

Training on Electronic Medical Records Software

Training Your Staff on New Electronic Medical Records Software Once you’ve made the decision to implement electronic medical records software, the next step is making sure your employees know how to use it. It’s not unusual for medical software implementation to be met with some pushback. After all, transitioning from paper-based files to an electronic system can seem overwhelming for physicians,… Read more →

Making Your Practice Cost-Efficient with Electronic Health Records

There is an ample amount of evidence to back-up the notion that electronic health records (EHRs) help improve medical practice management, by ultimately increasing overall price efficiencies and cost savings within a practice. In fact, a national survey done in August of 2012 rendered the following statistics as evidence to back up this claim1: 79% of providers’ report that with… Read more →

What is the Difference Between EHR & EMR?

There’s a lot of discussion in the medical community and IT world about EMR’s vs. EHR’s. In fact, you may sometimes even hear the terms used interchangeably. But while they may sound similar, there’s quite a bit of difference in their meaning. An Electronic Medical Record (EMR) contains the digital version of the standard medical and clinical data gathered in… Read more →

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