Accessing & Using APIs from Major EMR Vendors–Some Data at Last!


Today I’m happy to release some really unique data about a pressing problem–the ability of small tech vendors to access health data contained in the systems of the major EMR vendors. There’ll be much more discussion of this topic at the Health 2.0 Provider Symposium on Sunday, and much more in the Health 2.0 Fall Annual Conference as a …

Reducing Heart Attack Chances


Coronary illness is the number 1 cause of death in United States, stroke is number 5. Risk of heart disease is affected by many factors including being overweight, malnutrition, smoking cigarettes, stress, high blood pressure, and lack of physical activity. Prevention measures and treatments can reduce the risk of heart disease, and your lifestyle choices …

WHAT TYPE OF MEDICATION CAN AN URGENT CARE DOCTOR PRESCRIBE?


Types of Medications That Most Likely Will Not Be Prescribed at Urgent Care While there are many types of medications that can be prescribed at an urgent care clinic, there are certain medications that are often not prescribed by urgent care doctors. Prescription Refills: If a patient forgot to get a refill from his or …

What is STD (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) Causes, Symptoms and Treatment?

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Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are caused by infections that are passed from one person to another during sexual contact. These infections often do not cause any symptoms. Medically, infections are only called diseases when they cause symptoms. That is why STDs are also called "sexually transmitted infections." But it’s very common for people to use the terms …