WINDOWS 7 ALERT Microsoft Ceases Free Security Updates for Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010 How will this affect you as a user? Microsoft has discontinued its free support for Windows 7 and Office 2010. The same goes for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2, which also ends today, January 14, 2020. While these…
Healthcare administration is changing rapidly with the advent of integrated, web-based Electronic Health Record (HR) Solution and new compliance rules. EHR Solutions have changed the ratio of support staff required in health care companies by automating standardized tasks, integrating data across programs and improving data collection and analysis. At the same time, EHR Solutions have come down in price while expanding options and applications. SaaS pricing has allowed small and mid-range companies to invest in EHR solutions, once only affordable to large companies.In Today’s increasingly complex and competitive health services delivery environment
You are convinced that a newer, more powerful case management software would provide more functionality and benefits, lower your operating costs, and increase the overall competitiveness of your centre or clinic. But you are worried about the years of data you have amassed in your existing software and are apprehensive about making the move. You…
Considerations for Web-based Case Management Software with HCAI and EHRIf you are investing in a Case Management Software for your practice, consider investing in web-based technology as this solution should serve you efficiently (or not) for the next 10-15 years. Here are four considerations:Server CostsA server requires an up-front investment to purchase and setup. In addition, there is an ongoing cost to maintain its firewall,
Four Reasons to Ditch Your Paper RecordsPaper-based record keeping and paper-based clinical notes (clinical notes, progress notes, DART, SOAP) have been on the way out for the past few years. As more people move to electronic record keeping or Electronic Health Record (EHR), the time for paper records as a viable medium for medical documentation has come and gone. After all, who wants to spend their days shredding, filing, shuffling or stacking paper? And there are even more reasons to ditch the paper records and go the digital route to record keeping and charting. Here are four benefits of EHR systems:
“We are a small to mid size company offering therapy and rehab services to community-based clients. We are considering whether a Case Management Solution (CMS) will be useful to us and, more importantly, whether we can afford it. Currently, we use a combination of paper-based files, Google, Outlook, MS Word on our local network, where we also store reports and other documents. We use QuickBooks for Accounting. Our session notes are done on paper template forms. We have just started to scan and store these forms on the server. Oh, we also use the HCAI website to submit plans and invoices to insurance companies. What we do now works fine although an increasing number of our competitors have invested in a CMS. Can we afford a Solution and how do we benefit?”
Form 1 or Assessment of Attendant Care Needs is scheduled for released on Skedulex Case Management Software on Monday, October 1st, to co-inside with the Release of HCAI’s 3.20. Health Care Facilities that are enrolled with Skedulex will be able to submit Form 1 to insurers electronically through the HCAI system. If your facility is not using Skedulex Case Management Software, you may use another Case Management System (CMS) that is integrated with HCAI or the HCAI web channel.
Frequently Asked Questions about SkedulexSkedulex Case Management Software is a customizable, web-based solution that is easy to use but rich in features. It caters to clinical and community-based practices of all sizes, ranging from a single discipline in one location to multi-discipline in several locations. If you have additional Questions about Skedulex, please contact us.Skedulex is an Integrated solution – Mobile, HCAI, EHC, Payroll, QuickBooks
How do I select a Practice Management SoftwareI am an owner/therapist with the daunting task of selecting a Practice Management Software (PMS) for my company, a decision I have been putting off for a few years. Proposals solicited by my staff have prices ranging from $30-55 per user/month, with some systems requiring a server ($1500-3000) while others don’t. What advice do you have?Selecting a good Practice Management Software is an important decision that will impact on your company for years to come. I can write extensively on this question, but let’s start from the top, with the platform options.
Hcai software notice of system maintenanceSpring System Release 3.17 for HCAI SoftwareHCAI’s spring 2017 system release, Release 3.17, will be available on May 1, 2017. Updates in Release 3.17 include:New search fields in the User Management screenStreamlining the HCAI web interface by removing outdated and unused functionsContinue to support newer versions of web browsersNone of the changes included in Release 3.17 will impact PMS vendors.