The Right EMR System Provides the Solution to the Physical Therapy Practice

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Physical therapy clinics and providers should opt for the right EMR system that serves as the solution for improved management and better delivery of patient care. Marketing expert for private practices, Nitin Chhoda, discusses the solutions which EMR provides in order to make therapists focused more on giving the best patient care for their practice.

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The EMR that meets the needs of a particular physical therapy clinic can greatly help save time and money in the long run.

Individuals in need of physical therapy services will always check on the expertise and capability. It serves as the deciding factor in figuring out the physical therapy clinic or provider they will choose. Of course, the same degree of professional and efficiency is also expected from the office solutions that are being utilized for the EMR for physical therapy services. It is essential for any physical therapy clinic or provider to select the best physical therapy documentation software.

Nitin Chhoda, a licensed physical therapist and marketing expert, said that due to the wide selection of EMR systems for physical therapy services, clinic owners and providers are having a difficult time sifting through the various features and functionality of every EMR system so that it perfectly fits with their needs and preferences. The navigation and the user interface are the main features being focused on. “The ideal EMR for physical therapy services can help make the daily tasks a lot easier to handle, while at the same time, more efficient in making the office organized, thus helps save time and money for the practice,” he added.

With the different EMR systems, there are certain ways in which the user can actually view and manage the documents online. The user interface is available in various forms. The files are neatly categorized based on the chosen arrangement. This can greatly help in locating required files for a particular treatment as well as other important files such as the workflow items, insurance files, messages and many more.

According to Chhoda, for physical therapy clinics in need of an EMR system, it would involve the review of the workflow processes, particularly repetitive steps undertaken in the office. With the careful review of all the steps involved and the features of the EMR system, it can provide clear options. The EMR that meets the needs of a particular physical therapy clinic can greatly help save time and money in the long run. The EMR system that will be chosen will not only establish how the practice is organized, but also how well the patients are treated as well as the professional image of the practice.

As the best solution for better management, workflow and delivering quality patient care, an ideal EMR for physical therapy services must be chosen.

Chhoda’s office can be reached by phone at 201-535-4475. For more information, visit the website at

Nitin Chhoda PT, DPT is a licensed physical therapist, a certified strength and conditioning specialist and an entrepreneur. He is the author of "Physical Therapy Marketing For The New Economy" and “Marketing for Physical Therapy Clinics” and is a prolific speaker, writer and creator of products and systems to streamline medical billing and coding, electronic medical records, health care practice management and marketing to increase referrals. He has been featured in numerous industry magazines, major radio and broadcast media, and is the founder of Referral Ignition training systems and the annual Private Practice Summit. Chhoda speaks extensively throughout the U.S., Canada and Asia. He is also the creator of the Therapy Newsletter and Clinical Contact, both web-based services to help private practices improve communication with patients, delivery better quality of care and boost patient retention.

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