What is StarPHISH.
StarPHISH is Medistar Home Health’s electronic medical records system. StarPHISH (the PHISH stands for Physician & Hospital Information System for Home Health) allows our staff to instantaneously upload patient information through a secure, password-protected network for immediate access by physicians and nurses. This is a service that is free to physicians of every patient under the care of Medistar Home Health.
Continuum of Care.
Continuum of care through home health care can help patients from having to be readmitted to a hospital. In addition, it can help the patient stay healthier and avoid unnecessary medical expenses.
Care Plan Oversight.
Care plan oversight encourages physicians to be more intimately involved in their patient’s care but can also increase the profits made by their practice.
Who is Medistar Home Health?
Medistar Home Health is a quality in home healthcare provider providing excellent care for residents in central and northern Louisiana.
Medistar Continues To Be A Leader.
In business since 1983, Medistar Home Health continues to make moves to make it an innovative home health care company. Recently, Medistar announced the acquisition of Lakeview Home Care. Medistar is also focusing on utilizing Electronic Medical Records (EMR) to improve care for Louisiana home health care patients.
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is a federal statute that was signed into United States law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010.
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