Emergency Room Transcription

What Are The Documentation Requirements For ED Reports?

Emergency department (ED) documentation is unique because it is the only account of a patient’s ED visit and is completed under strict time constraints. As charting takes away from focus on patient care, physicians can rely on emergency room transcription … Continue reading

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Can Speech Recognition Support Emergency Department Documentation Goals?

Accurate and timely emergency department (ED) patient records go a long way in supporting physicians in various aspects of care. Emergency room medical transcription service providers help physicians document all ED processes – from evaluation to medical decision making and … Continue reading

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How Clinicians can Improve Emergency Department Documentation

Complete, accurate, detailed, and well-organized medical documentation is essential for proper communication with other health care providers, for billing purposes, to serve as a defense for the physician in the event of a law suit, for quality improvement, and for … Continue reading

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Common Emergency Room Errors and Ways to Avoid Them

Each day, thousands of patients seek care in emergency departments (EDs) across the country. Many hospitals outsource medical transcription to ensure accurate, fast and reliable documentation so that ER physicians can focus on care. Law requires hospitals to guarantee a certain … Continue reading

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Unscheduled Return Visits after Emergency Department Discharge

Emergency physicians provide quick diagnosis and treatment for acute illnesses. Emergency departments (EDs) function as a focal point for care and care transitions, and emergency room transcription services help ensure flawless medical records. According to the Centers for Disease Control … Continue reading

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Emergency Rooms See Rise in Patients with E-scooter Injuries

The Emergency Room (ER) in a hospital or other healthcare organization witnesses daily inflow of people either hurt or ill and in need of immediate medical attention. Though the ER is an area of high stress for physicians and other … Continue reading

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How Free-standing Emergency Rooms Increase Healthcare Costs

Every hospital has an emergency room that provides health care services to patients without any prior appointment. It is one of the most important and busiest medical departments that provide immediate care to patients at the time of emergency. The … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Costly Emergency Room Bills

As a company outsourcing medical transcription services for ER departments, we know that ER bills can be huge. Many people visiting emergency rooms are later told by their insurance company that it was not a true emergency. This makes the … Continue reading

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Research identifies Electronic Documentation as a Key Workflow Disruptor in the Emergency Department

The emergency department (ED) is a challenging and dynamic environment, with high volume, sick patients requiring time-critical care. EDs are also characterized by frequent distractions and interruptions. Outsourcing medical transcription is a practical strategy for emergency room physicians and staff … Continue reading

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When to Visit an Emergency Room – Understand the Symptoms

Despite being cautious, accidents and illnesses happen and the ER is always a very busy setting providing 24/7 emergency care when patients need it most. As physicians and the medical transcription companies that support them know, the ER is an … Continue reading

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