Obama’s Electronic Records Ultimatum has Unique Implications for Physical Therapists

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Many health practitioners fear financial ramifications to compliance with President Obama’s 2014 mandate for use of electronic medical records (EMR). However, international marketing expert and physical therapist, Nitin Chhoda, says many therapists don’t understand the full array of benefits to be gained with implementing EMR. Chhoda offers physical therapy practice owners new tips for using physical therapy management software to their advantage.

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EMR provide valuable information that therapists can use to market their business, track new patients and referrals, and expedite the billing and payment process.

Electronic medical records are more than just documentation software,” said Chhoda. “They provide valuable information that therapists can use to market their business, track new patients and referrals, and expedite the billing and payment process.”

Electronic medical records allow physical therapists to access a patient’s complete medical record, including procedures and prescriptions obtained from other medical professionals. Physical therapy EMR survives retiring therapists and natural disasters. Know more about options of billing softwares by clicking here.

Chhoda’s innovative ways to utilize electronic medical records in documentation, http://physicaltherapydocumentation.com/physical-therapy-documentation/physical-therapy-documentation-and-its-function/, teach physical therapists how to improve profitability by increasing productivity.

Chhoda’s office can be reached by phone at 201-535-4475. For more information, visit the website at http://www.emrnews.com.

ABOUT NITIN CHHODA
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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