Weekly Rounds: Multi-employer clinics, uninsured Americans, improving patient satisfaction, and DPC practice efficiency

By | February 5, 2018 at 4:56 pm

This week we revealed the multi-employer clinic model, examined why the rate of uninsured Americans continued to climb in 2017, detailed how to improve patient satisfaction, dove into the history of independent physicians, and discovered ways to make your DPC practice more efficient. At Elation Health, we’re committed to strengthening the physician-patient relationship and providing […]



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How built-in prenatal flowsheets can save time for independent OB/GYN practices

By | February 1, 2018 at 6:06 pm

Flowsheets are an essential part of any OB/GYN practice workflow. In an effort to improve practice efficiency and documentation, Elation recently introduced dynamic built-in prenatal flowsheets for OB/GYN doctors using Elation’s Clinical First EHR to make providing care for pregnant patients more streamlined. What sets Elation’s flowsheets apart? 1. You can create a new flowsheet […]



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Weekly Rounds: State-level value-based care, “Patients Over Paperwork” initiative, hiring physicians for on-site clinics

By | December 11, 2017 at 7:47 pm

This week we examined the “Patients over Paperwork” initiative, how to use Elation’s CQM dashboards to keep up with Quality Measure performance, balancing the pros and cons of same-day scheduling, and how to find the right physicians for an on-site employee health clinic. At Elation Health, we’re committed to strengthening the physician-patient relationship and providing […]



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Weekly Rounds: Point-of-Care feature release, On-site healthcare, DPC doctors, PCMH benefits

By | December 1, 2017 at 4:49 pm

This week, we have learned why on-site care is the most attractive employer benefit to millennials, perspectives from Dr. Roussel, an employed-turned DPC doctor, Elation’s latest Point-of-Care Labs feature, CMS’ “Patients Over Paperwork” initiative, and the important role primary care physicians play in the PCMH model. At Elation Health, we’re committed to strengthening the physician-patient […]



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Primary care physicians that use Elation

By | November 27, 2017 at 7:21 pm

We are pleased to showcase two primary care physicians who are Elation users and, more importantly, who use Elation tools to improve the quality of care they are able to provide their patients. Dr. Lance Kurata is a well-respected internist from Honolulu, HI, and Dr. Dennis Fong, runs an independent Family Medicine practice in Walnut […]



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What is a patient longitudinal record?

By | November 10, 2017 at 7:44 pm

For the primary care physician, each patient visit usually focuses on a single reason for the encounter. The patient may be undergoing an annual physical exam or may have an injury or illness that needs to be treated. The provider typically sees the patient for that particular reason, charts the visit notes, and then goes […]



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Weekly Rounds: Tom Price resigns, CPC+, worksite clinics

By | October 17, 2017 at 5:29 pm

This week, we have tips on preparing your staff for value-based care, a study showing the cost savings on employer worksite clinics, how to get CPC+ credit for hbA1c improvement, news on the former HHS secretary Tom Price and strategies for patient-centered communication. At Elation Health, we’re committed to strengthening the physician-patient relationship and providing […]



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Balancing the Art, Science, and Business of Medicine

By | October 3, 2017 at 1:01 pm

The business of medicine, in particular, has developed a reputation as standing in the way of the actual practice of medicine. Halee Fischer-Wright, MD, a nationally recognized physician leader, healthcare executive, and former business consultant, and president and CEO of Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), has written a book in which she emphasizes the need […]



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