Healthcare IT Posts

The Insta HMS single screen philosophy – A core principle that has fuelled wide-spread EMR adoption.

Insta HMS is now being used by over 350 healthcare providers in over 10 countries across segments such as clinic, home-care givers, labs, pharmacies and tertiary care hospitals. One of the reasons that have fuelled large scale Insta HMS adoption has been the success of its “Single screen philosophy”. The Single Screen Philosophy- 1. Improves…

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What’s in it for me as a customer in the Agile Software methodology?

The Agile Software methodology is an iterative software development process that many product and service oriented companies take to achieve a faster turn-around and incorporate customer feedback at early stages of development. In the traditional waterfall model the tendency was to gather the requirements at the beginning in as comprehensive a manner as possible and…

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Top Reasons to consider upgrading your HMS/EMR?

This article summarizes some of the top reasons that lead to Organizations adopting new HMS/EMR applications. More often than not due diligence is done by the management and the IT department and often the below points are considered: -          Obsolescence of technology – are you still stuck with a client server based application which requires…

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Hospital Management Software (HMS) – the ERP for Healthcare Providers.

An ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) is a business process management software that allows an organization to use a system of integrated applications to manage the business and automate Back-Office functions. A generic ERP Software integrates all facets of an operation, including product planning, development, manufacturing processes, sales and marketing. The ERP trend can be slow…

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The IT Adoption strategy – that Healthcare Providers need to adopt to stay ahead of competition!

When the Banking sector is moving into Big Data and Analytics to perform analysis on customer segmentation, risk management and drilled down detailed product portfolio trends the hospital/healthcare segment is still debating the adoption of IT. In fact IT adoption has probably been the only revolution to hit healthcare the slowest considering all other technology…

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Defining the EMR and the benefits of implementing an effective EMR Solution for your Organization/Practice

There has been a lot of buzz in the US Healthcare Information Technology context, about the implementation of the EMR/EHR within a healthcare organization. In fact achieving stage 1 of meaningful use of the EHR  will make you eligible to receive incentivized payments from the federal government under either the Medicare Incentive Program or the…

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Compelling Reasons to consider using Cloud Based EMR/Hospital Management Solutions

There are several Cloud Based Hospital Management/EMR applications available in the market catering to the Healthcare Provider segment. This article is an attempt to arrive at a check-list of points to watch out for, which will eventually help you zero in on an App to suit your organizational needs. 1. The cost-effectiveness quotient: alone is…

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