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Managed Services for Medical Centres

IT Support System Medical clinics running on IT infrastructure need certain support systems that can allow them to run more efficiently and reliably. Managed services, as offered by Soulistech, help ensure that the medical centre is being monitored 24/7 and that backups are taking place, not only locally, but remotely as well. Remote Monitoring When […]

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Tablets for EMR/EHR

Portability in Motion EMR/EHRs have various input methods like dictation, typing, scanning, and digital writing. The most convenient form factor in terms of portability and natural hand writing recognition is perhaps the tablet PC. This is so because to carry laptops, desktop computers, scanning hardware, or audio hardware isn’t very mobile. Tablets are carried in […]

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EMR/EHR Implementation Models for Medical Practice

Three Types of EMR/EHR System Models: There are three topologies that a medical practice can choose to implement. One is the SaaS model, the second is the in-house server model, and the third is a hybrid of the earlier two. Your choice in selecting one of these models will determine who bears the responsibility of […]

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Exabyticals Medical

IBM’s Watson and the New Medical Diagnosis

IBM’s Watson In February of 2011, IBM set a series of Jeopardy matches between the show’s highest ranked contestants against its $100 million computer named Watson. With the ability of natural speech recognition and specialized algorithms that could parse through 200 million pages of data in under three seconds, Watson was able to defeat the […]

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Digital Input – Dawn of Digitizing Records

Tough to Give Up Centuries Worth of Habit Sure it would be nice to switch all of our paper media to digital ones, but is it really feasible? Pen and paper have gone hand in hand for millennia and today’s rapid pace of technological evolution seems to have surpassed our biological evolution of the brain. […]

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IT Needs for Medical Offices and Clinics

Medical clinics and doctor offices usually have a simplified IT infrastructure model as compared to businesses. The needs of a medical clinic and office revolve around the issues of redundancy, in terms of backup, and the health of the hardware and software of the computers. In addition to this, many clinics and offices use specialized […]

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Prospects of Tablet PCs

With the decline of first quarter PC sales in 2011, tablet PCs are becoming the new primary computing device. A recent survey conducted suggested that around 25% of computer users now use their tablet as their main device for checking email and surfing the Internet. So is it likely that the tablet PC will replace […]

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Why is EMR Adoption So Slow?

For years doctors, clinics, hospitals, and nurses have been using the plain method of having written and paper documents for their patients’ records. This process is slow, inefficient, hard to manage, and can lead to poor health care because of its weakness to error. The solution to this problem has been the adoption of EMR […]

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The iPad for Small to Medium Businesses

The iPad marked a new chapter in computing when it debuted in 2010. Selling millions, it spurred a new species of computer technology, tablets, and quickly made its presence known in the IT world. This past week, the iPad 2 was announced by the tablet bearer himself, Steve Jobs, in which he stated that 2011 […]