American Retrieval News

Your resource for company updates, industry news, and articles from record retrieval experts.

  • August 25, 2020

Law firms are not only fighting cases but also time. One of the biggest challenges for legal teams is their busy schedules, making every task an essential piece of the time management puzzle. One of these important pieces is medical record retrieval, a time-consuming and tedious process that busy firms struggle to keep up with. […]

  • August 14, 2020

Medical record retrieval plays an important role in managing the claims process, handling legal liabilities, and determining coverages for their customers. Thus, a lot of emphasis needs to be placed on the speed, accuracy, and efficiency of the retrieval process, which many insurance companies choose to handle in-house. While this can be a sound solution […]

  • July 24, 2020

Medical records hold some of our most sensitive and powerful data, which means that security is of the utmost concern for both patients and covered entities. This means that there’s a delicate level of trust with businesses and their infrastructures regarding medical and personal information. Even the most minor fracture in the data infrastructure can […]

  • July 15, 2020

Medical records and HIPAA go hand-in-hand, and the rapid progress of technological advancement has only brought the two closer together. The rise of electronic health records (EHR) has sped up the transmission of health data like never before — but innovation doesn’t come without precautions. In days past, medical records were a completely paper operation […]

  • July 9, 2020

Your legal team works tirelessly to gain the advantage in your legal battles — creating a stressful and time-sensitive environment. Day in and day out, law firms are constantly moving toward achieving their goals for the practice and the clients. On top of all this — medical documentation plays a crucial role. Law firms around […]

  • June 17, 2020

Insurance companies rely on medical record retrieval. Whether it’s for managing legal liabilities, settling claims, or handling coverages — protected health information is needed to move forward. Unfortunately, the medical record retrieval process for many in-house insurance teams is fraught with setbacks, roadblocks, and issues that must be dealt with on a day-to-day basis. The […]

  • June 12, 2020

We know law firms around the country rely on important medical records for their personal injury cases. Using whatever avenue, they can, attorneys will utilize every option possible to gain proper footing for that big win for their client in court. Caseloads can involve a lot of moving parts, many of which require the need […]

  • June 10, 2020

Managing insurance companies means wearing many hats. Whether it’s determining coverages, managing legal liabilities, or settling crucial claims — insurance teams are busy. For some insurance companies, medical record retrieval is another essential function of managing the claims process. However, this process is time-consuming, detail-oriented, and potentially costly for the company.  So, what are the […]

  • April 30, 2020

It hasn’t been long since electronic medical records (EMRs) emerged and reshaped the way that healthcare data is stored and transferred. Since the days of old where medical documentation was housed in dusty filing cabinets, we’ve come a long way — with much easier access to critical patient information. It all started during the 1960s […]

  • March 30, 2020

Law offices around the country require access to medical records for their cases. These documents are comprised of your clients protected and sensitive information that demand security measures to keep safe. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) enforces strict guidelines and compliance standards that business associates, such as law offices, must adhere to. […]