With the technology of an iPad and the In Touch EMR, there’s no reason to scan and upload documents to a patient’s record ever again. At this time, the In Touch EMR has the only dedicated iPad app for physical therapy.
In Touch EMR stores information securely in the cloud and can be retrieved at any time. Implemented on the iPad, the EMR offers a fast, easy and simple system with almost unlimited uses.
With the iPad’s built-in camera, patients can take a photo of themselves for identification purposes, right in the office.
The photo automatically goes where it needs to be with the integrated In Touch EMR and it’s permanently stored in the cloud.
Patients can also complete forms and photograph them for inclusion in their records.
It’s essential to verify each patient’s identity for reimbursements, prevent fraud and avoid identify theft.
A photo of the patient’s insurance card can be taken and added to their file for quick verification of coverage and services, thereby increasing front desk efficiency.
Clinicians can take photos of individuals during the patient encounter to document their posture, injuries and other visible data. The photos are instantly attached to the patient’s record to create a visual profile and establish medical necessity.
Clinicians can snap a quick photo of referrals, documents and records from other providers, all of which becomes part of the patient’s record almost instantly.
Clinicians need to understand the various elements of Obamacare so they can provide explanations to patients.
The In Touch EMR is an important tool for patient education.
Clinicians can use the In Touch EMR and iPad as a visual aid to help clients understand what they’re being told verbally. Instructions, examples and pertinent information can be called up, printed and given to patients to peruse at home.
Automating The Workflow
Staff members spend less effort on time-consuming tasks and patients receive more quality time with their clinician. Billing can be completed and submitted, even before patients leave the office.
The combination of the In Touch EMR and an iPad eliminates the need for scanning, photocopying and uploading information to patient files.
The EMR in In Touch EMR stores data quickly, safely and securely in the cloud where it can be retrieved any time it’s needed.
Office processes are greatly improved for better efficiency, and clinicians have the ability to create a photographic profile of their patients, allowing them to bill quickly and reduce turnaround times on reimbursements.