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Information technology, general
Health information technology may revolutionize care … someday.
New tools may soon connect you to your patients at home.
Technology won’t solve all our problems, and it may even cause a few.
This is an FPM survey intended to assess readers' level of computer knowledge, experience and interest in learning more about specific computerization topics.
This is the first in a two-part series that reviews what the current options are for online communication with patients, how to integrate online communication with patients into a busy practice, and what the relevant guidelines are for privacy and financial success.
When this family practice learned how to delegate, make wise use of technology and trim its staff, it gained $200,000 per year.
An argument that, even though today's technology will be obsolete before doctors are all plugged into information technology big time, it's worth their while to experiment with today's technology.
This is the third article in the eHealth series, and it will cover the advantages of using Web-based personal health records.
This first installment in an ongoing series intended to help family physicians use computers more effectively will explain how doctors can use Micorsoft PowerPoint to improve the quality of their presentations to groups.