Category Archives: EMR

Spotlight on “RevolutionEHR” – Tips4EyeDocs Daily – 31 Jan 2012 – No.40

Part 2 of our Spotlight series introduces a product called RevolutionEHR. This Q&A blog post highlights Dr. Scott Jens, optometrist, who is the CEO of Health Innovations Technologies, the maker of RevolutionsEHR.  Their product in 2006 was revolutionary because it … Continue reading

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Where is #Eyefinity Going? – Part 1 – 26 Jan 2012 – No. 36

More than anything else, doctors want certainty. It’s no secret that doctors don’t have it now and they are nervous.  VSP is embroiled in a potential change in market direction that will profoundly future overall revenue.  Any change in the … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Better Password Protection

Security and confidentiality are the bywords of the internet and the last barrier before your valuable data is the password.  Unfortunately, many users defy logic and common sense by using common terms or familiar data for their passwords.  Unauthorized access … Continue reading

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What is an innovative EMR?

Can something as mundane as an electronic medical record (EMR) be glamorous or glitzy? Can it match the pizzazz of a new smart phone or the graceful lines of a modern sports car? Probably not. A swirling array of regulations … Continue reading

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What’s driving EMR adoption?

Don Fluckinger writes about native iPad EMRs and a survey amongst solo doctors’ opinions on EMR adoption. His platform of choice for speed is, of course, is Safari , up to 4x faster than than Internet Explorer on Windows. He … Continue reading

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EMR – Why must there be 300 different choices?

I’ve been baffled by the initiative to have doctors “connect” with each other and the plethora of electronic medical records (EMR) software on the market. In no way can one imagine that information sharing is wholeheartedly embraced, rather it is … Continue reading

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EMR + Social Media = A Good Idea?

The emergence of social media as a steadily expanding influence in EMR use opens potentially newer and wider venues and justifications for its use The promise of EMR has slowed as the deadlines near for proof of its use and … Continue reading

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The Wheat from the Chaff or How do I decide on an EMR?

There are abundant promotional references about EMRs (electronic medical or health records). Deciding the truth from the embellishment or the facts from fiction should not require a Ph.D. But a recent Google search produced numerous ratings from a variety of … Continue reading

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