What to Look For in a Patient Scheduling System

By PokitDok Team,

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A patient scheduling system can do far more than simply keep a calendar. Here, we look at some of the most important features of a modern scheduling system.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation

How Better Claims Management Supports Healthcare Practice and Industry Growth

By PokitDok Team,

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  As an increasing number of patients converges with decreasing reimbursement rates, pressure is rising in the healthcare industry, particularly in the area of claims management, according to Jacqueline LaPointe at RevCycleIntelligence. This is big news, because this is a market that is expected to reach $13.93 billion by 2023. Meanwhile, claim denial rates from  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Healthcare consumerism

An Exploration of the Past, Present, and Future of Meaningful Use

By PokitDok Team,

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Meaningful Use impacts the way healthcare providers enter, store and exchange patient data. This article explores the evolution of the Meaningful Use program.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation

Hidden Health Care Costs Interview With PokitDok CEO, Joe Murad

By patrickhurley,


Hidden costs, inefficiencies and frictions unnecessarily plague healthcare and diminish the patient experience. Listen to PokitDok CEO, Joe Murad, as he discusses the origins of these problems and possible solutions to streamline healthcare and make the process more transparent in his interview with the Relentless Health Value podcast. 00:00 Integrated delivery models. 04:30 Where Joe  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Webinar/podcasts

How Blockchain Can Complement Healthcare Infrastructure

By PokitDok Team,

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We believe blockchains can help healthcare infrastructure by plugging holes in data management, authorization and supply chains.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Blockchain, Health Innovation

The Current State of Paper Record Digitization: How Do We Get from Here to There?

By PokitDok Team,

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Digitization in the healthcare field has been a challenge. Here, we examine the benefits of electronic health records, and the progress so far.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Dev, Enterprise, Health Innovation

Healthcare IT Trends to Watch in 2018

By PokitDok Team,


We share our predictions on 3 healthcare IT trends that will impact the field in 2018: changes in pharmacy services, telehealth and blockchain.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Blockchain, Enterprise, Health Innovation, Healthcare predictions

The Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs: How Pharmacy APIs Can Improve Transparency

By PokitDok Team,

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Rising prescription drug costs are a key concern for Americans. Here’s how pharmacy APIs can improve transparency and empower patients.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Health Innovation, Pharmacy

PokitDok Achieves HITRUST CSF Certification to Further Mitigate Risk in Third-Party Privacy, Security and Compliance

By PokitDok Team,


We're proud to announce that the PokitDok Platform, Patient Access solution, and Production Network Environment have officially earned Certified status for information security by the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance. With the HITRUST CSF Certified Status, PokitDok has indicated that it has met key healthcare regulations and requirements for protecting and securing sensitive private healthcare  … Read more

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: Health Innovation, Security & Compliance

How Machine Learning Can Improve Patient Eligibility Verification

By PokitDok Team,

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The healthcare industry loses $342 billion annually due to deficient healthcare benefit eligibility processes. Here’s how machine learning can help.

The opinions expressed in this blog are of the authors and not of PokitDok's. The posts on this blog are for information only, and are not intended to substitute for a doctor-patient or other healthcare professional-patient relationship nor do they constitute medical or healthcare advice.


  Tags: API, Consumer, Health Innovation