News, DPC Business Insight, Patient & Physician Edu. | t: (770) 455-1650 | editor@directprimarycare.com

WHITEPAPER | “In healthcare? Cloud faxing is the future.”

Join 2,790 other followers

Generating a lab requisition requires that a rubber – stamp signature be authenticated by initials and the date written in ink pen. But… if that same lab requisition is faxed, there is no authentication requirement at all.

FEBRUARY 2018 | PDF | White Paper – Moving Fax to the Cloud in Healthcare – enterprise.efax.com

In a humorous exchange on the NBC comedy series The Office, David Wallace, chief financial officer of the show’s fictional company Dunder Mifflin, says to regional manager Michael Scott, “I’ll fax over some of the things we’re looking for, okay?” Scott responds, “Fax? Why don’t you just send it over on a dinosaur?” In our modern era of email and unified cloud communication and collaboration services, where document sharing is instantaneous and virtual, — Scott’s reaction is understandable. I t can be difficult for business professionals to understand the need for an analog technology that uses paper and audio tones to transmit documents at low bit rates across the public telephone network. But if you are in an industry that still relies on faxing — particularly highly regulated industries such as healthcare, you know that fax is here to stay for the foreseeable future. Moreover , as you migrate to more streamlined communications technologies and protocols, the aging infrastructure of desktop fax machines and fax servers with dedicated fax lines is probably becoming increasingly troublesome and costly to manage. There are many reasons businesses in these industries continue to fax — from the fact that many of their partners and customers demand it, to the fact that these businesses feel confident that faxing can keep them on the right side of data – privacy regulations, to the understandable desire to maximize the return on their large investment in legacy fax infrastructure. The research organization IDC recently surveyed hundreds of medium to large enterprises in four industries and concluded that fax is not slowing but is in fact, still growing, as shown in the chart above .

DOWNLOAD WHITE PAPER …

SOURCE: White Paper – Moving Fax to the Cloud in Healthcare – enterprise.efax.com

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

DPC Journal Edu. Author’s Corner | Download …

DPC Journal | Job Board

Insights | Analysis | Latest Trends

(C) 2016, 2017, 2018 | The DPC Journal

Scalability & Startup In DPC

(C) 2017 | The Direct Primary Care Journal - All Rights Reserved. Click to enlarge ...

FOR DPC | Unique Offer For DPC Journal Readers in 2018

The DPC Journal Strategic Partnership with Unique Pediatric & Family Medicine/Ortho. -- “Invented by a mom who spent enough hours in the pediatrician’s office to know that keeping kids calm and occupied would make doctor’s visits easier on everyone …”

Free Shipping, New Bundle!

Different Opinions | Insights | Analysis | Trends

(c) 2017 The Direct Primary Care Journal (The DPC Journal)

Join 2,790 other followers

Popular Audio Downloads | Podcasts

Click here to listen to DPC Podcast, Innovations in the Delivery of Medicine and More Interviews ...

Insights | Analysis | Latest Trends

© 2017 The DPC Journal

%d bloggers like this: