Electronic Health Records can help healthcare providers in the delivery and management of care to patients, including those with chronic conditions. The systems can also bolster decision making by providing clinicians with more comprehensive patient data, as well as help eliminate medical errors and reduce costs associated with unnecessary or redundant tests. Health care providers can access real-time clinical information, such as immediate access to test results, which allows them to initiate a
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Products: Doctations Web App, DocApp Smartphone Application
The Basics: Doctations is a cloud-based software-as-a-service (SaaS) product that can be used by "any computer that can watch a video online," the company said. Apps for the iPhone and iPad are available.
Detailed pricing information is available on DocPatient's Web site. Data is stored on secure servers and is encrypted during transmission.
Value To Doctors: The goal of DocPatient Network is to have doctors spend as much time as possible with patients rather than on paperwork. Doctors can begin with a template from a library and customize it to fit their workflow. They can dictate using integrated speech-to-text software.
The ePrescribing Component checks prescribed medications for conflicts with patients' other medications, allergies or medical conditions. A free patient portal gives patients access to their medical records, and the system can generate automated reminders for patients about appointments and medications.