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Top_5_Reasons_to_Request_a_Medical_CanvassMedical Canvassing

Top 5 Reasons to Request a Medical Canvass

Unveiling the Significance of Medical Canvassing In the intricate world of insurance claims, medical canvassing has emerged as a formidable tool, shedding light on undisclosed information, and offering a wealth of insights. A medical canvass is a service where a search is done in specified areas to gather detailed information on a claimant.  Canvasses of medical facilities, physician offices, specialists, laboratories, physical therapy clinics and pharmacies within a specified location radius are compiled to uncover any discrepancies and interventions in a claimant’s history. But why should one request a medical canvass? Let's explore the top five reasons. 1. Unearthing Hidden…
Emily Beaman
July 19, 2023
Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and Electronic Medical Records (EMRs)Health Information Management Software

What’s the difference between EHRS and EMR?

From Paper Files to Electronic Recordkeeping The landscape of American healthcare has undergone a significant transformation, with the shift from paper files to digital records. Despite initial resistance, healthcare providers across the country, including doctor's offices, clinics, hospitals, and nursing facilities, have embraced this change. The federal government has invested billions of dollars in the necessary software, hardware, and training to facilitate this transition. However, this government-mandated shift to electronic record systems has not been without its share of confusion, particularly in the terminology used. Terms like Electronic Health Records (EHRs) and Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) are often used interchangeably…
Emily Beaman
July 13, 2023