ZenCharts, IBM Watson, and the Future of EHRs

By Sean Callahan on 24 Apr 2017

At ZenCharts, we’re just as excited about the future of EHRs as everyone else. When you think about a company like IBM, the topic of electronic health records may not immediately come to mind. However, with “IBM Watson Health” at the forefront, it’s easy to see that this company will play a big part in
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EHR Software and Practice Efficiency

By Sean Callahan on 27 Mar 2017

Through the use of EHR software, you’ll find it possible to both reduce errors and improve patient outcomes. While both of these things are important, behavioral health providers shouldn’t overlook the ways in which electronic health records can boost efficiency. Here are some key statistics provided by a HealthIT.gov survey of doctors: 79 percent of
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Use EHRs to Reduce Errors, Improve Patient Outcomes

By Sean Callahan on 20 Feb 2017

Behavioral health providers take great pride in providing the best possible experience for their patients. In order to do so, they must: Reduce errors Improve patient safety Support better patient outcomes While there are many ways of doing so, the use of electronic health records (EHRs) is among the best. On the surface, it’s easy
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EHRs can Improve Behavioral Health Practice Management

By Sean Callahan on 16 Feb 2017

Many behavioral health providers are on the lookout for tools that can help improve practice management, such as by providing a more efficient system for patient care. While there are many ideas to consider, the use of electronic health records (EHRs) continues to be a top choice. To get a better feel for the impact
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EHRs can Improve Behavioral Health Practice Management

By Sean Callahan on 10 Feb 2017

Many behavioral health providers are on the lookout for tools that can help improve practice management, such as by providing a more efficient system for patient care. While there are many ideas to consider, the use of electronic health records (EHRs) continues to be a top choice. To get a better feel for the impact
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The State of the Substance Use Treatment Industry

By Sean Callahan on 4 Jan 2017

The Human Service field has long been the field of opportunity.  The opportunity I am speaking of is the opportunity to make a difference in our world. Since 1983 I have had the privilege of serving the needs of people in several genres of helping.  My initial work in the field came as a “Child
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EHR vs. EMR: Know the Difference

By Sean Callahan on 3 Jan 2017

Are you under the impression that EHR (electronic health record) software and EMR (electronic medical record) software is one in the same? While the names may be similar, there are many differences to consider as you compare your options. Let’s start by examining the details of an EHR solution: A digital record of health information.
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How to Know if You’re Choosing the Right EHR Software

By Sean Callahan on 3 Jan 2017

Have you come to the conclusion that 2017 is the right time to implement EHR software within your practice? If so, you should be excited about what the future will bring. There are many benefits of using this technology, including the fact that you can provide a higher quality patient experience. However, there could be
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