Business
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How Much Is Your Website Hurting Your Business?

Amanda Guerrero - April 16, 2014

If your website hasn’t been updated in the past year, it’s almost certainly driving potential customers away – and those customers…they’re going straight to your competitors.So what exactly…

New Website Helps Patients Avoid Bad Medical Treatments
eHealth
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eHealth
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New Website Helps Patients Avoid Bad Medical Treatments

Amanda Guerrero - September 25, 2013

Newly launched website Medulous.com revolutionizes the way people make healthcare decisions by allowing patients to read and write unbiased online reviews about their medical treatment experiences.SAN DIEGO,…

Could Underperforming EHRs Be Responsible for the Meaningful Use Dropout Rate?
eHealth
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eHealth
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Could Underperforming EHRs Be Responsible for the Meaningful Use Dropout Rate?

Amanda Guerrero - August 14, 2013

I’ve read quite a few articles in the last few weeks that talk about the fact that Meaningful Use participation rates are declining. I’ve read quite a…

Health Reform
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What Do You Really Know About Obamacare? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Amanda Guerrero - August 11, 2013

According to a poll by the Kaiser Family Foundation, 57 percent of Americans don’t know enough about the Affordable Care Act to understand how it will affect…

The Future of Patient Engagement [video]
Public Health
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Public Health
536 views

The Future of Patient Engagement [video]

Amanda Guerrero - July 13, 2013

Came across this great patient engagement video on YouTube from the GetWellNetwork. Patient engagement efforts will be necessary for physicians looking to meet Meaningful Use Stage 2…

Health Start-Ups! – Four Tips for Health IT Start-Ups
Business
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Business
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Health Start-Ups! – Four Tips for Health IT Start-Ups

Amanda Guerrero - June 13, 2013

(Editor's Note: Introducing Amanda Guerrero, who will write occasionally for the Health Start-Ups! series.  Amanda has a passion for healthcare technology and blogs about healthcare-related topics, including electronic…

Consumers Go Online to Find and Review Doctors
eHealth
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eHealth
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Consumers Go Online to Find and Review Doctors

Amanda Guerrero - June 11, 2013

Other patients’ comments are becoming increasingly important to consumers looking for a doctor, according to research from Vitals, a website that compiles doctor reviews and quality information…

Despite High EHR Adoption Rates, Physicians Want Stage 2 Delay
Business
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Business
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Despite High EHR Adoption Rates, Physicians Want Stage 2 Delay

Amanda Guerrero - June 6, 2013

The implementation of electronic health record software has made it possible for the medical industry to improve care coordination and overall health and reduce cost of care.…

Small, Solo-Provider Practices Lag in EHR Adoption
eHealth
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eHealth
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Small, Solo-Provider Practices Lag in EHR Adoption

Amanda Guerrero - May 24, 2013

At the beginning of May, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that more than half of all eligible healthcare providers had received federal incentive…

eHealth
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Person-Centered HealthCare: How mHealth Technologies Are Benefiting Patients

Amanda Guerrero - May 10, 2013

It used to be that a patient visiting the doctor’s office might come away with a drug prescription, care instructions for how and when to take their…