Technology has infiltrated every aspect of our lives. However, what may be welcomed as valuable to some is seen as an overwhelming challenge for others. How can technologies like EMRs, telemedicine, etriage, and apps support patient care when patients and/or doctors don't know how to use them?
Research shows that healthcare workers can't seem to move past the fax machine. Part 1 of this article summarized the 4 main reasons behind this decision. In part 2, each of these points are examined in greater detail to uncover their negative consequences on the healthcare system and its patients.
Fax machines have long held a place within healthcare. In spite of the many technological advancements such as artificial intelligence and teledermatology this hardware is still used by 75% of respondents. This is quickly becoming a problem as practices struggle to upgrade while staying connected.
With the increasing implementation of intelligent dermatology tools, the dynamic of healthcare relationships has forever been changed: patient-doctor, doctor-colleague, and (most ambiguously) doctor-technology. This article examines the three relationships and how this impacts quality of care.
Dermatology EMR is an essential component of nearly every practice. As needs expand or evolve over time, it is essential that all professional software supports these changes- not hold them back. Read on to learn the 3 key reasons your EMR should always be scalable to your practice.
Dermatology EMR software like DermEngine are equipped with the latest tools in streamlined communication, imaging and documentation. So why do 80% of doctors use their phones to support their practice? Read on to learn why this can pose a threat to patient privacy and information quality.
Dermatopathology work is of crucial relevance in the diagnostic process of dermatology practice. Modern cloud-based EMRs offer the advantage of remote connectivity for improved professional interaction, leading to better results and patient experience.