New CPT Codes for the COVID-19 Vaccines

Healthcare providers across the United States have been working hard to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine to as many people as possible as quickly as possible. There are four different vaccines, three of which have already been granted emergency use authorization by the FDA. The American Medical Association (AMA) has issued CPT codes for each of …

How Virtual RNs Are Revolutionizing How Doctors Practice

Telemedicine has been more and more popular with both improvements in technology and the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. More patients than ever before saw medical professionals virtually instead of coming into a doctor’s office in person in 2020 and 2021. However, virtual nursing doesn’t just benefit patients. It’s also revolutionizing how doctors practice medicine. …

How Blockchain Is Disrupting Health Care Records

Keeping accurate and up-to-date medical records can be a difficult proposition. With patients accessing health care in different places, different providers can have different information on the same patient. Accessing patient data can also be a hassle. Because of laws regarding patient privacy, most requests for patient records must go through the patient, which can …

How Google Glass Can Help Doctors Become More Patient-Centric

Google Glass is a type of smart glasses released by Google in 2013. The glasses can project images on the inside of the lenses for wearers to view. They work like a smartphone but respond only to voice commands. You may remember the hype surrounding the smart glasses’ launch, but since then the glasses have …