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[VIDEO] How eConsults Work: Access to Specialty Care with the AristaMD eConsult Platform

Learn how AristaMD’s specialist eConsult platform is empowering primary care providers to leverage board-certified specialists in over 70 specialty areas to reduce unnecessary referrals, improve care coordination, reduce costs, and increase patient satisfaction.

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eConsults-alternative-curbside-consults Patient Safety First! eConsults Are Emerging as an Alternative to Traditional Curbside Consultations

Curbside consultation is routine for many physicians. However, a brief review on potential shortcomings of this practice is essential to ensure solutions are in place to enable the best possible patient care. eConsults addresse many issues within these informal exchanges, including missing or incomplete patient information, the lack of access to physical exam findings, and other relevant data and/or lab results.

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aristamd-safety-net-econsults eConsults Increase Safety-Net Patient Capacity by Improving Access to Specialty Care

By Adam Darkins, CSO, AristaMD Featured on Healthcare Analytics News December 2018 At a time when community health centers (CHCs) are challenged to integrate care across the continuum and deliver value, eConsult platforms are a means of digitally enhancing …

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eConsult Reduced Healthcare Cost of Care eConsults Can Decrease Unnecessary Specialist Referrals by 70%, Saving $3M in Annual Referral Costs for Every 100K Members

Within value-based care models, it has become increasingly important for healthcare providers to focus on optimizing the referral process, referring patients to the right place at the right time. Health plans are missing out on critical programs to support this transition. In addition to increasing access to quality specialty care, eConsult platforms significantly decrease healthcare costs that stem from unnecessary referrals, chronic disease management, and high-risk patients.

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Specialist Shortage- 5 Key Factors 5 Factors Contributing to the US Specialist Physician Shortage

There is a growing problem with access to specialty care. Many factors contribute to this specialist shortage, and the problem is only getting worse. Telehealth tools such as eConsults can help close the gap in care and ensure timely treatment for all.

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How eConsults Aid FQHC Reimbursement, Maintain NCQA guidelines, and Support the PCMH Model

A conversation with Dr. Kevin Ronan, Pediatrician and Senior Manager of Quality Assurance at Vista Community Clinic.

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Strengthening the PCMH Through Teamwork Enabled by Emerging Healthcare Technology

By Adam Darkins, AristaMD CSO, September 2018. eConsults bridge the gap in electronic health record (EHR) systems, improving provider communications and care coordination in support of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model.

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8 Ways eConsults Can be Used by PCPs

By Jennifer Youngblood, RN, Director of Clinical Operations.   eConsult platforms, such as AristaMD’s Smart Care platform, allow primary care providers (PCPs) to obtain care planning advice and treatment recommendations from specialists in >70 specialty areas, within 24 …

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Enhancing Primary Care Capabilities Through eConsult-Enabled ‘Super PCPs’

By Brooke LeVasseur, CEO of AristaMD, July 2018.   An estimated 209,0001 primary care physicians (PCPs) are caring for a population that is fast approaching 325 million2. As America’s baby boomers age, PCPs have steadily increased the volume …

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The Benefits of AristaMD for Medicaid Patients

By Brooke LeVasseur, CEO of AristaMD, April 2018.   Medicaid currently provides health insurance to more than 70 million Americans, or about 20 percent of the U.S. population. This number continues to grow with shifts in policy, demographics, …

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