Newsletter | May 22, 2012

05.22.12 -- Mobile Health At Home; Accelerate Healthcare Revenue; Prevent Health IT Data Breaches

Healthcare Technology Online
Mobile Technologies Boost Home Health Efficiency
By Ken Congdon, editor in chief
By Ken Congdon, editor in chief By leveraging smartphones equipped with a mobile home care app, Medcenter One Home Health and Hospice was able to eliminate manual data entry, improve data accuracy, and expedite billing.
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Popular Articles

Use Encryption To Prevent Health IT Data Breaches
Industry surveys show that nearly 86% of organizations have had laptops lost or stolen with 56% of those with data being breached. With more and more patient data being captured and stored in electronic format, these potential data breaches pose a significant threat in the healthcare industry. This white paper outlines how full disk encryption solutions can prevent unauthorized access to data. Read more.

Document Management Sets Stage For EMR
This case study highlights how Palisades Medical Center replaced paper-intensive patient admission and registration tasks with automated document imaging and e-forms processes. Read more.

Speed Your Healthcare Revenue Cycle With A Check2Bank Solution
Spectrum Health, a large not-for-profit health system in West Michigan, was averaging 35,000 patient and health insurance check payments per month. What was once a cumbersome manual process has now been automated using an integrated high-tech imaging, character recognition, and remote deposit solution. Read more.

Handheld Scanner Use Improves Patient Safety And Operational Efficiency
Medical complications caused by hospital pharmacy errors occur frequently and can be extremely hazardous for patients. Traditional pharmacies dispense medications manually, which is inefficient and may result in high rates of error. Read more.

Is Going Paperless Really The Answer?
If you are looking to get rid of your paper more quickly, simply buying a faster scanner may not be the right choice for your facility’s situation. In this Q&A with Mark Messier from OPEX, we highlight just a few additional things you may want to consider. Read more.

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