One of the greatest time vacuums for today’s physician is documentation. However, medical dictation and accurate medical records are necessary for reimbursement for services provided. Particularly with respect to workers compensation, proper documentation is essential in court; if a procedure isn't documented, it isn't considered performed and will not get paid. Over the years many … Continue reading Voice Recognition vs Medical Transcription
In today’s rapidly expanding medical landscape with all of its many liabilities, it is more important than ever to capture and retain secure, HIPPA compliant data electronically. With the evolution of digital systems for data storage and communication, many practices are concerned with the security of highly confidential information. Cybersecurity is the body of technologies, … Continue reading The Role of Cybersecurity Today in Speech-to-Text Services
Worker's Compensation cases are extremely complex, have added costs for the physician not associated with cash or insured patients and can also take several months or even years to be paid. It is understandable that many physicians are apprehensive to take on Worker's Comp cases, in new or well established patients, because of the complicated … Continue reading Workers Compensation Complexities: A Case for Outsourcing Transcriptions
It was not long ago when medical offices and hospitals relied on hard-copy charts to contain each patient's treatment and history notes. Illegible writing incorrectly deciphered by nurses, office staff and insurance companies often resulted in costly and dangerous mistakes. With access to medical transcription services and electronic filing, medical documentation has become more efficient … Continue reading Need For Professional Medical Transcription Services
The Electronic Health Record (EHR) is a digital record of pertinent patient information chronicled in any medical office that a patient has visited. EHR’s offer real-time, patient-centered records that make HIPAA compliant information available to authorized users instantly. An EHR contributes to advanced and comprehensive healthcare by giving multiple physicians a central location of patient … Continue reading How Can You Save Money On Your Reports Using EHR?
At AcuTrans Solutions, we take accuracy and quality of service very seriously. While it is assumed dictations can be a relatively simple task of listening, interpreting, and formalizing physician notes for patient records, we know all too well that linguistics and semantics can be the difference between poor treatment and a return to health and … Continue reading What is the Future of the Transcription Industry?
Medical Transcribing is not a job for everyone. It requires many inherent traits such as logical and intuitive thinking as well as a keen eye for written text and a sharp ear for audio verbal linguistic scenarios that may not be accurate. A background in medical terminology and medical office experience also fosters a familiarity … Continue reading The Transcription Industry According to Acutrans