Encouraging Patients to Follow Up

October 7th, 2019|0 Comments

You wish the best for your patients, and following surgery or treatment, it is imperative to understand how their bodies are reacting. Obviously this concerns following up at intervals. However, patients are often under the impression that following up is unnecessary and expensive if they feel fine. The cardiac monitor […]

Is Telemedicine the Future of Health Care?

September 30th, 2019|0 Comments

Telemedicine, or the ability for a doctor to complete a patient examination remotely utilizing technology, is not a new concept. In fact, the concept dates back to 1925 when Hugo Gernsback published a theory that remote aperture that could be controlled wirelessly to help a doctor physically “examine” […]

How Staff Morale Affects Patients

September 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Your life revolves around your practice. You come into the office and spend the majority of your day reviewing charts and seeing patients. To you, everything seems perfect, but your Yelp reviews may not be reflecting as positively as you had hoped. You think back on your patient […]

Focusing on the Patient

August 27th, 2019|0 Comments

A huge chasm divides “dealing with” a patient and “working with” a patient. When private practice physicians and attending physicians decide on a course of treatment for a patient and then allow the patient to add input into that plan, they are collaborating in patient-centered care. This approach gives patients a share in […]

Improving Medical Practice Morale

August 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Your staff are the faces of your practice. When your patients call, they answer the phone. When they come in the office, your personnel greet them. When your staff is friendly, your patients are engaged and happy. What happens if morale in your office is not up to par, and, more importantly, how […]

Holter Monitor

August 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Holter monitors can determine a patient’s cardiac anomalies when a standard ECG shows no abnormal activity after a set amount of time in the office or in a diagnostic setting. While many patients may recognize Holter monitors as a necessary method of diagnosing abnormal heart rate directly before or after cardiac surgery, […]

Reducing Prescriptions

July 30th, 2019|0 Comments

The Internet is a double-edged sword: one side shows how patients can educate themselves on their illness and look up the correct type of treatment, while the other side predicts dire consequences from a common cold and recommends medication for any illness — whether it is borne of bacteria or a virus. As […]

Treating with Compassion

July 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Think of a program that will benefit patients, make your staff happier, and cause referrals to escalate. Sound enticing? What if the program was free? Treating patients with dignity and compassion costs nothing extra, but gives those patients a sense of value and, in their eyes, you become a healing superstar. Read the […]

Diogenes Algorithm

July 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Artificial intelligence (AI) has taken center stage in many realms of science. It sounds like a surreal concept that overestimates computers and underestimates human intellect. However, Medicomp’s Diogenes algorithm is artificial intelligence technology at its peak. This remarkable programming marvel is the basis of all Medicomp’s portable cardiac monitors, not […]

Staying Healthy as a Medical Professional

July 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

Caring for your patients is stressful; you take on many of their problems and difficulties throughout the day and even while you are away from the office you still dwell on patient situations. Along with the mental strain, the sheer amount of hours you work negatively impacts your schedule. How can you help […]

TelePatch Cardiac Monitoring System

June 25th, 2019|0 Comments

When Medicomp conceptualized the idea of a new portable cardiac monitor, they brought together the best technology they had contrived in the past, including the stringent beat-for-beat rate, rhythm, morphology, and P-wave analysis indicative of all their monitors, then added all other possible features while addressing the complaints they had heard from customers […]

Keeping Patient Data Secure

June 18th, 2019|0 Comments

In order to grow a satisfied patient base, it is important to establish a relationship built upon trust. While your words and actions are the most positive source of trust, another — much newer — component of trust is protecting patient data. The telemetry unit specialists at Medicomp share the […]

Discussing Organ Donation

June 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Talking to distraught family members about the possibility of their loved one donating organs is not an easy task. As the primary care physician, begin the conversation well in advance while the patient is in good health. Medicomp, the ambulatory cardiac monitor company, has several suggestions on how to gently […]

Following Up With Your Patients

May 28th, 2019|0 Comments

The office visit is usually a rushed affair with a greeting, question and answer session, diagnosis, and, if necessary, a follow-up with medication changes or diagnostic tests. The patient is dismissed, and you move on to the next examination room. Medicomp, the wearable cardiac monitor professionals, has important facts and […]

Managing Physicians’ Workloads

May 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Between paperwork, non-clinical duties, and an abundance of patients, physicians have a heavy workload to manage. The telemetry unit team at Medicomp wants to offer a number of ideas to help alleviate some of your workload and allow you more time to do what you do best — taking care […]

Speak Up! Communicating with Patients

May 7th, 2019|0 Comments

In the bustling life of a doctor, it seems the niceties of holding a conversation with patients are a thing of the past. However, recent research has proven that open lines of communication between caregivers and patients leads to surprising results — and more positive health outcomes.

Most physicians understand the […]

MEDICOMP INC. TO SHOWCASE TELEPATCH AT HEART RHYTHM 2019

May 6th, 2019|0 Comments

Medicomp Inc., a technology leader in remote and wireless cardiac monitoring, will be presenting its products and services at the 40th Annual Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions, which brings together the finest clinicians, scientists, researchers, and innovators in the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology.

Heart Rhythm will be held at the Moscone […]

Diversity in Health Care

April 30th, 2019|0 Comments

When most individuals visit a doctor, they don’t categorize their caretakers as male, female, white, Latino, tall, short, Catholic, or Baptist. They are simply the people who are going to do their best to make that person feel better. Others, however, focus on a team that best resembles their ethnicity or background. It […]

Take Care of Yourself: Preventing Physician Burnout

April 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Once your residency ended, you anticipated a strong career without the undue stress of proving yourself and spending long nights studying. While the stressors have changed, the amount of burdens seems to have multiplied rather than lessened. Physician burnout affects more than 40% of doctors in the United […]

Managing an Efficient Clinic

April 9th, 2019|0 Comments

It can be difficult to separate patient care from making a living, but self-employed physicians are asked to tackle this difficult task. Patients deserve the ultimate care, but assessing each patient individually would take hours — if not days — to give them the most precise form of care. Medicomp, cardiac event […]