What is Pulmonology EMR Software?
Pulmonologists working in Pulmonology practices need to deal with various routine hectic operations. The EMR software needs to have some features that are unique to other healthcare specialties.
Pulmonology specialists require great amount of data, patient histories and information, all at one place. They need some specific customizable SOAP notes templates such as allergy, asthma, cancer, back pain, embolus, fatigue, edema, obesity, pharyngitis, hormone
etc. to work with. Pulmonology EMR dashboards and workflow management systems are different from other common specialty software.
Main features of Pulmonology EMR Software:
To have a good understanding about how a software works, it is advisable to learn about the different features and functionalities of the software. Before choosing a Pulmonology EMR Software, we should check if the software has the following key features:
Charts and Workflows
If you are working in a Pulmonology practice, you have to deal with recording and storing large volumes of data. The EMR software should be able to manage, document and maintain all the pulmonology related workflows. This helps the physicians in having a better understanding of the condition of the patient and helps them in taking right decisions at the right times. The software must also offer pulmonology related charts to automate workflows and help physicians in easing their tasks.
SOAP notes templates
The software must include Pulmonology-specific SOAP notes and templates. The software should also allow the users to customize these templates according to their own specific needs. So that they can provide better care to the patients and so that patient experience is improved.
The Pulmonology EMR
software must feature a real time dashboard which will help physicians to clearly view patient charts, profiles, billing processes, scheduling etc. all at one place. The dashboard also cuts the time that is taken in opening multiple tabs. The user does not have to go through too many clicks and buttons with real time dashboards.
Billing processes and claims
The Pulmonology EMR Software should be able to provide assistance with ICD-9/ICD-10 and CDT codes for proctology-related encounters. The software should must also provide help with pulmonology-specific billing processes and claims. The efficient billing processes and reimbursements saves the patients from routine hassle, and they can make the payments from their homes.