How Practices Can Easily Reduce No-shows by Over 35%

No-shows present a serious problem for medical practices. When patients make appointments and don’t meet them, they don’t just derail your schedule. They also make it impossible for you to deliver the treatment they need and cut into your bottom line. How does that work out for a clinic in the Philippines? Let’s say for […]

ERP 101 for Doctors on SeriousMD

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is the management of key business processes through a system of integrated applications. Why do businesses do it? Well, among other things: Combining formerly disparate systems can save time when accessing them. Using a single software solution for different processes lowers the costs of staff training. Staff collaboration is easier as […]

5 Ways for Doctors to Get More Patients Online

Some say doctors shouldn’t be offering their services on the Web: that it reeks of the quack for a healthcare professional to peddle himself thus. That seems a prejudiced view, though… especially when just about everyone else is going there. You can look for plumbers, cleaning services, and even lawyers on the Internet. Why not […]

The Top 10 Portable Gadgets for Doctors in 2017

Not too long ago, itinerant physicians had few choices with complex medical equipment. Oh, scalpels, needles, gauze and pills could all be stuffed into a bag. But when it came to bulky monstrosities like ultrasound and EKG machines, medical mobility was challenged. That’s changed now. Now, you can perform an ultrasound right from a patient’s […]

The 10 Best Medical Schools in the Philippines

It’s time to figure out the answer to the question: what are the best medical schools in the Philippines by 2017? Naturally, we should start by discussing how we determine “the best”. The Criteria: What Makes “The Best” The Best? So how do we tell which are the best medical schools in the Philippines? The […]

Paper vs. Electronic Medical Records

Paper or digital? Ever since electronic medical records became a possibility, practices everywhere have been asking this question. If you happen to be in one of those practices, we can help. Here we have actually measured the merits and weaknesses of paper vs. digital medical documentation. The chart below gives you a quick rundown of […]

5 Ways to Serve Your Patients Better & Look Cool Doing It

Let’s get one thing straight right now: patient care is not reducible to customer service. There will always be times when what is medically best for a patient may not be what he wants. When this is the case, good (perhaps even ethical) patient care can go against good customer service. That said, customer service […]

The Top EHR Post-Launch Challenges and How to Fix Them

We just showed you how to implement SeriousMD as your practice’s EMR solution. Now we have to talk about the challenges you face after launch. The first thing to remember about EHR implementation is that it can be a drawn-out process. In some senses, it might not even be one that really ends. Post-launch, any […]