The Cash-Based Medical Practice Solution


Today’s Medical Practice  Too many patients. Too little time. Too many limits on care. Too much documentation. Too many prior authorizations, claim denials, and ever decreasing reimbursement rates. All of this with the news of a 7% to 8.5% increase in inflation. Patients are waiting months for basic care, and increasingly having to foot the...

Is Technology the Solution to Physician Burnout?


The start of EHRs In the 1960s the Mayo Clinic of Rochester Minnesota was one the first major health systems to adopt an electronic health record system (EHR). At that time EHRs were only accessible to large health organizations in partnership with the government largely due to costs. These systems were so expensive that very...

Eva Smart Scheduling


Smart Scheduling There is no worse way to start a day than looking at an obnoxious patient load and thinking, “this is impossible, why am I scheduled this way?”. The physical act of scheduling patients is easy with a good system but the thought process behind scheduling for a smooth enjoyable day is completely different....

How To Transfer Patient Data


Transferring Patient Data Adopting a new electronic health record system is exciting and stressful because you must think through all aspects of your practice in detail. The truth is, no matter what medical software you use, transferring patient health data from one system to another is an important step. We at Eva Health decided to...

The No Surprises Act and 21st Century Cures Act


On January 1, 2022 several provisions of the No Surprises Act were implemented. These provisions included patient protections against balance billing and price transparency policies including good faith estimates for uninsured and self-pay patients.  In reality this is a complex law with an intention of empowering patients through medical price transparency and ultimately attempting to...

The Empowered Patient 


The Empowered Patient  What does it mean to be an empowered patient today? Is it simply to access our medical records or have immediate access to test results? A deeper dive into patient empowerment reveals more than just simple access but rather engagement, education and accountability.  An empowered patient has access to their health information, relevant,...