Topic Results for "Primary Care"

Evaluate Practice Performance Metrics for eConsult Programs: Measuring Practice Cost Savings

eConsults drive practice cost savings for your practices by replacing referrals, eliminating unnecessary testing, reducing emergency room visits and avoiding hospital readmissions. An eConsult that avoids a specialty referral results in 3 avoided specialty visits, which is the average number of appointments needed to diagnose and treat a patient. Each specialty visit costs approximately $300. The avoided visit savings to an at-risk practice is $900.

Navigating the Boom: Healthcare Specialties and Wait Times

Navigating the Boom: Healthcare Specialties and Wait Times – The demand for top-quality specialty care in the healthcare industry is on the rise, yet so are the wait times to access these services. The current top specialties are: Radiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Psychiatry and Gastroenterology.

Patient Education for Informed Decision-Making

In today’s complex world of healthcare, it’s more important than ever for people to have the knowledge they need to make wise decisions about their well-being. Patient education is a key part of this process, and it’s about more than just passing along information.