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Hello Health’s blog features weekly articles by Hello Health employees, clients and industry experts about today’s relevant health information technology topics.

Beyond the In Office Visit: The Benefits of Patient Portals
Do you remember the last time you used a phone book? I mean the actual printed phone book supplied by the phone company. And when I say “phone company” I mean the one that...

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Free EHRs: Where Does the Data Go?
A number of myths have been circulated this past year about cloud-based EHR (electronic health records) systems — especially free cloud-based systems like Hello Health’s....

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Hello Health and HIT: Looking back, looking forward
What a year 2013 turned out to be! The Hello Health development team released EIGHT platform updates over the course of the year, each in response to the feedback and needs of our...

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Faster Product Development the Sign of an Innovative EHR Vendor
With the world of Health IT booming and hundreds of EHR vendors vying for attention, the prospect of choosing the perfect fit for a practice can seem daunting. Many physicians...

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Patient Engagement: The Most Important Prescription of All
Everyone’s talking about patient engagement these days.   Social media is buzzing with patient engagement hash tags and some are even proclaiming it as the “blockbuster...

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The Online Search for an EHR
If you are among the half of primary care doctors who have yet to purchase an EHR, you are feeling pressure to decide if an EHR is part of your practice’s future and which EHR...

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A Tribute to National Health IT Week
As organizations across the country joined together to celebrate information technology and the incredible impact it is having on our health care system, National Health IT Week...

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The Affordable Care Act – On the Doorstep of Open Enrollment
October 1, 2014 is a historic date in the history of health care in our nation. Open enrollment will commence under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). And...

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Hello Health Bids Farewell to National Coordinator for Health IT
Along with a new wave of summer heat, the beginning of August brought the announcement that Farzad Mostashari, M.D., will be stepping down from the national coordinator for health...

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