Inevitably we would expect healthcare institutions to automate and mobilize the check-in-process. Enter companies like cloud-based EHR vendor Practice Fusion.
Practice Fusion has an online patient check-in that can eliminate the typically 3-7 page intake forms. With their consumer-focused application, “a patient can provide medical history, demographics, insurance information, and reasons for the visit in an online form, which is then automatically provided to the doctor for review and incorporated into the patient’s record within the Practice Fusion EHR,” the company said.
Expect this type of automation to become the rule rather than an exception as we see the explosion of mobile-enabled healthcare devices and apps. Read more at: http://medcitynews.com/2015/02/practice-fusion-hopes-eliminate-paper-check-ins-doctor-visits/