Archive for the ‘Medicare’ Category

10 point checklist for your practice before Christmas

Posted on November 29th, 2013 by Sid

…. “In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.” – Louis Pasteur   1. Backup backup backup ! Yes, no surprises here. First cab off the rank – make sure you have a backup solution in place. An automated backup is ideal. But even if you don’t have a fully automated backup […]

Paperless Medical Practice – is it worth the effort?

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by Sid

Over the last few months, there has been an increased noise around “going paperless”. A paperless medical practice is not as rare as the Tassie Devil. In fact, with faster internet speeds, increased security and general awareness around technology – more and more doctors are jumping on the bandwagon. For those that are still considering […]

PCEHR – are we there yet?

Posted on May 20th, 2013 by cs_admin

Since the launch of the Australian Government’s eHealth program a couple of years back, the uptake of PCEHR has been less than satisfactory to say the least. Why is it that a program that is focussed on improving the quality and speed of treatment is infected by procrastination – or is it? While working with […]