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  • November 8, 2019
HITECH Influenced Medical Record Retrieval

Technological advances have reshaped medical documentation. What was once a completely paper system is now dominated by electronic health records (EHR), leading to an entirely different approach to security. The 1960s brought about a new era of healthcare record-keeping. Clinical record systems and medical record management systems took root after academic medical centers began implementing […]

  • October 16, 2019
Reduce the Time It Takes to Get Your Medical Record

Medical records are an integral part of many prominent businesses. Law firms rely on this information for cases, and insurance companies need these records for claims. Hitting a roadblock that prevents medical records from reaching their intended destination can spell disaster. Obtaining medical information can be somewhat challenging without the right tools or processes at […]

  • October 2, 2019
Components of a Medical Record

Medical records are an essential piece of documentation that follows us throughout our lives. They are both a medical and legal document that comes with certain stipulations and rights that prevent the information from falling into the wrong hands or being unlawfully shared. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, only an […]

  • September 30, 2019
Health Care Providers Use Electronic Medical Records

It wasn’t all that long ago that medical records were almost entirely kept on paper and stored in manual filing systems. What seems like an archaic methodology was once standard practice. As you could imagine, this system created a wide variety of issues for storing, locating, and effectively managing medical documentation. A Brief History Up […]

  • August 9, 2019
Tips For Lawyers Retrieving Medical Records

For legal teams, medical records can provide crucial information that can sway a case. While this data and information are highly coveted and extremely important — it can often be difficult to collect and effectively manage. Because medical information often spans multiple disciplines and practice areas — there is often a lot of push and […]

  • November 5, 2018

When you need electronic medical records for a case or a claim, your top priority is getting accurate records as quickly as possible. However, for a number of reasons, the retrieval process can take time. At American Retrieval, we believe in 100% open communication with our clients and that’s why we won’t promise you something […]

  • October 16, 2018

At American Retrieval, we believe in transparency. That’s why we have one low rate that includes many features that other companies charge extra to receive. Our priority is getting you the records you need – not to nickel-and-dime you for every service and add-on. So what are the advantages of our low rate? We simplify […]