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About Buying Medical Devices with EHR/EMR Interface Options

In today’s fast-paced world of healthcare IT, changes occur almost daily. Digital diagnostics, EHRs and EMRs are increasingly becoming a reality, but many physicians find themselves struggling to adopt them due to financial resources, comfort with technology or concerns about patient care. Several of the major medical device vendors realize these are difficult decisions. To help, they’ve created a combination of digital diagnostic devices and software solutions that make it fast and easy to capture, interpret and retrieve patient information. Whether you’re a single practitioner wanting to improve workflow efficiency or a large physician group needing to integrate with your EHR or EMR, these products are designed to help with features which expand as the needs of your practice change.


Helping Physicians Provide Better Care Through Technology

A Digital Diagnostic Device along with a product such as IQmanager™ Software can streamline the efficiency of clinical workflow and staff.

A system link makes diagnostic testing faster, easier and more efficient. Run all of your tests from IQmanager Software and have full access to patient's diagnostic records at the touch of a button, all on an existing computer, tablet or laptop.

  • Easily pull reports, input patient data and fax information from the user interface
  • Reduce the possibility of errors while increasing the number of tests completed daily
  • Manageable, paperless office solution
  • Eliminate the need for and cost of thermal paper


The Digital Diagnostic System operates through an IT-friendly, two-way data exchange designed to increase the efficiency of practice workflow and connect seamlessly with approximately 80 EHR/EMR programs. Connectable diagnostic devices offer you a streamlined testing process intended to improve ease of use and efficiency and reduce transcription errors, leaving you more time for your patients and less time worrying about managing paper files and charts.


Improve Workflow Efficiency, Data Accessibility and Patient Care

  • Perform diagnostic tests from within the EHR/EMR application
  • View and edit interactive diagnostic reports from within the EHR/EMR application
  • Diagnostic results automatically populate within the patient chart
  • Perform trending analysis and serial comparison analysis right from the EHR/EMR
  • Eliminate errors, duplicate data entry and streamline administrative tasks
  • Paperless efficiency


Digital Diagnostic Systems are designed to work in most IT environments. EHR/EMR connectivity solutions include the feature to support just about every network environment, including:

● Citrix Thin Client ● Windows Terminal Services ● Peer-to-Peer Network ● Fat Client Network ● Wide Area Networks
● Local Area Networks ● ASP Model Applications ● Web-Based EHR/EMR


Innovative Network Solutions For Digital Diagnosis

All data flows quickly and securely with Virtual Channel Software. They developed this specialized software to ensure that medical device customers could stream data safely, protecting the integrity of patient information. Connectivity software offers users uninterrupted testing and helps devices run smoothly, data flow quickly and clinical workflow move more efficiently.

Benefits include:

  • Minimize the risk of data corruption or data delays
  • Eliminate the need for com-port mapping
  • Allow use of USB devices in thin client environment
  • Minimize need to increase bandwidth
  • Reduce latency issues
  • Allow reports to be sent in a timely manner despite any delays in the network

Samples of devices designed for connectivity to most certified EHR/EMR:

  • Spirometry
  • Holter
  • Diagnostics
  • Vital Signs
  • Digital Scales

To consider the selection of items above, please visit our store site to browse our selection of 4Medapproved Medical Devices.

To view device brochures:

Connex EVD System Overview

Spot Vital Signs

Spot Vital Signs LXi


Last updated: April 10, 2013

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