Tech Tuesdays - Recap and Check List

Let's Recap!

Well our 3 month Tech Tuesday series with Dr. Andrew Brandeis has come to an end!

Today, we decided to give you the broad overview of our topics and some insight as to how all the tech tools fit together.

Here are some highlights of today's call.

Google Apps for Business

You need to have a branded email. (drsmith@myclinic.com) It is just not professional to have a gmail, aol, comcast or other email host. Not only is it not professional, it's not legal. Google Apps for Business is fully HIPAA compliant. Click here to learn more about this feature.

EMR- Electronic Medical Records

Everyone must start to move to EMR soon, and especially if you bill insurance. Once you just start, it will get easier. You don't have to move your entire database of patients all at once.

Clinical Reference Tools

Dr Brandeis shared his favorite tech tools he uses daily in his practice.

  • Up-to-Date
  • Epocrates
  • SharePractice

Content Management Systems for your website

Your website stands in for you 24/7. If it is outdated, your patients will think YOU and your protocols are not up to date.
Review of three popular systems:

  • Strikingly
  • Wordpress
  • Squarespace

Social Media and SEO

Make sure your message is branded.
How Social Media helps with SEO.

  • Yelp (and linkage to your website)
  • Google Maps
  • Google Places for Business

OK-that's the recap! Thanks for joining us and let us know if you have any questions in the comment box below!

PS- here's the cheat sheet!