How WellAi Is Clearing The Path From Patients To Doctors

This month’s blog is by Fast Layne Solutions, Inc. CEO Christopher Hughey. When I say the terms ‘Artificial Intelligence’ (aka AI) and ‘Medicine,’ what images spring to mind for you? For a lot of people, especially nerds like me, combining those two terms conjures up images of android doctors or Emergency Medical Holograms of the…

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Fighting Physician Burnout: The Countdown Initiative

Reading time: 3 minutes According to the latest annual Physician Well-Being Report, doctors are  5x more likely than others to experience burnout4x more likely to experience extreme fatigue3x more likely to have a poorer overall quality of life2x more likely to experience suicidal ideation, leaving us with just 1 conclusion: It’s time to fight back and put an end…

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HPEC: The Radical Notion That Doctors And Patients Should Be At The Center Of Healthcare

​Today’s blog article is by Fast Layne Solutions CEO Christopher Hughey. 5-minute read. In late July, I talked to Dr. Leah Houston, physician and founder of HPEC, a New York-based start-up dedicated to revolutionizing how physicians interact with patients and each other by leveraging blockchain (aka distributed ledger technology), to eliminate friction for health systems and insurance companies…

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The DTIMP Scorecard©: What Does Digital Transformation Mean For Independent Medical Practices?

​Today we are introducing you to the concept of Digital Transformation for Independent Medical Practices© (DTIMP©, pronounced DEE-timp) and giving you a guide to how you can rate your current success using Fast Layne Solutions’ DTIMP Scorecard©. This is essentially a patient care efficiency measurement that helps you understand how much effort you are dedicating…

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Bridging A Disconnect In Healthcare Delivery

One of the biggest issues in our healthcare system is the disconnect between cost visibility and care delivery. Doctors are typically trained to deliver the best care they possibly can for the indicated diagnosis, as well they should be. But they rarely have at hand the information necessary to determine if that course of treatment…

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A Cautionary Word From Fast Layne Solutions CEO On The HHS HIPAA Waivers For Telehealth

As I work closely with many healthcare professionals, I am hearing all the latest and greatest (and usually false) rumors about Covid-19.  The latest one is of special importance to independent healthcare providers, many of whom are turning to telehealth sessions during shutdowns to help enforce social distancing. There is a rumor going around, especially…

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The Fast Layne Solutions Response To The COVID-19 Pandemic

Covid-19, the deadly and highly contagious disease caused by the novel coronavirus that was first reported late last year, has already tested our country’s healthcare delivery system, and it is almost certainly not even close to peaking yet as of this writing. Here at Fast Layne Solutions, we are, as always, focused on how to…

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Thriving As An Independent Doctor In Challenging Areas

We often hear about so-called ‘food deserts,’ areas where it is difficult to impossible to purchase healthy, nutritious foods. But did you know there are also healthcare deserts? These sections of both rural and urban America have a shortage  of doctors and healthcare facilities, and the impacts are deadly. And the effects disproportionately fall on…

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Going Paperless in 2020

This month’s blog is by our guest-blogger Ken Vaughan of Record Storage Systems, a Charlotte-based company specializing in helping doctors securely store their vital paper records. We’ve partnered with Record Storage Systems to help doctors manage their records storage and scanning in a secure, cost-efficient, and convenient way. 5-minute read Although in recent years Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems…

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Why We Created a To-Do List For Healthcare

This month we welcome guest-blogger Michael Docktor, MD, distinguished pediatric gastroenterologist and Clinical Director of Innovation/Director of Clinical Mobile Solutions at Boston Children’s Hospital, and Co-founder of Hacking Pediatrics and Dock Health. ​8-min read Clinical burnout In an average day in clinic, I might see 15 patients, get 75 emails, 10 secure messages, 3 pages…

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Welcome To A Better Way To Run Your Practice!

Welcome to the new Fast Layne Solutions blog! Tune in here for regular updates on a variety of topics, from updates about the company and valuable promotions to topics of interest to professionals in the field of healthcare. We’ll also be welcoming some wonderful guest bloggers, so stay tuned! To make sure you don’t miss…

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