How long does it take your organization to respond to patient requests for information? Under HIPAA, patients can ask for electronic copies of their medical records. You can securely share information electronically with external parties, ensuring information requests can be responded to quickly.
As required by regulations, all health records must be managed electronically. Managing both health and business records electronically creates a single, fully efficient system, giving you the ability to quickly and easily access information, and to effortlessly prove secure disclosure processes.
The healthcare industry faces some of the most stringent regulations, and for good reason. Doctor’s offices and hospitals house a wide range of personal information for each patient they care for, including medical records, patient insurance information, social security numbers, home addresses and more. The protection of this information is vital, and therefore the regulations imposed on the industry are very thorough.
One way to start is by streamlining document processes to reduce unnecessary manual work, such as pre-sorting documents before scanning and manually entering data into the content management system. Here are 5 ways document capture and data extraction solutions can help streamline these processes for a hospital, doctor’s office or other healthcare facility:
The healthcare industry is inundated with information, and there are a variety of areas within healthcare that deal with different types of information. Here are just a few ways automation has been used by healthcare organizations to streamline their processes, cut costs and increase efficiency.
Between medical history forms, patient charts, HIPAA forms and insurance claims, there seems to be no end to the legions of paper those who work in the medical field must deal with. An automated healthcare document solution that leaves time for more important things.