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Study: Education Encourages Patients to Sign Up for Electronic Health Records

Electronic health records (EHR) may be the way of the future, but not all patients are on board with switching from paper. Several studies show that patients are more likely to make the switch if providers give them information about how EHR syst
By ABI - November 14th, 2018

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Outsourcing Your Records Retrieval

A record retrieval company can make getting medical records and other documents fast and painless. Instead of spending valuable time and resources tracking down facilities and following up on document requests, law firms and insurance professiona
By ABI - October 24th, 2018

Best Password Practices Can Stop Cyber Criminals in Their Tracks

Many people use a “set it and forget it” approach to passwords. Others create passwords that are easy to remember and thus vulnerable to data thieves. Passwords are a first line of defense against data breaches, which continue to increase yea
By ABI - October 10th, 2018

5 Signs You Can’t Handle Your Own Record Retrieval Anymore

Record retrieval is a critical part of law practice and insurance work. Yet there’s no getting around the fact that requesting records is an arduous task that compromises time, money, and resources. Many legal and insurance professionals han
By ABI - October 31st, 2017

What Is Insuretech?

Technology has changed the way many industries do business, and the insurance industry is no exception. If you haven’t heard the word “insuretech” yet, it’s only a matter of time before you encounter it. What Is Insuretech? A portmante
By ABI - October 26th, 2017

Top 10 Insurance Industry Concerns For 2017

  The insurance industry is one commonly associated with stability and the status quo. However, change is a constant in any type of business. Moreover, change and innovation are critical components in any industry. Specifically, industry l
By ABI - October 24th, 2017

Best Document Tools for Retrieved Records

ABI Document Support Services has been nominated by The Daily Report as one of the Georgia legal industry’s “Best Document Management Solutions for Retrieved Records” in its 2017 “Best of” survey. The Daily Report Best of 2017 surve
By ABI - October 19th, 2017

50 States and 50 Sets of Rules For Record Retrieval. ABI Can Help.

Lawyers and insurance professionals routinely deal with cases and claims involving parties from multiple jurisdictions. Each state has its own specific rules for subpoenas and records requests, and the burden is on the requesting party to follow
By ABI - October 12th, 2017

Managing Delayed Custodian Responses

Medical records play a significant role in a variety of civil cases, including personal injury actions and workers’ compensation claims. As a result, litigators rely on subpoenas to quickly and efficiently obtain the medical records they need t
By ABI - October 10th, 2017

Electronic Medical Records Have Gone Mainstream

If you have visited the doctor lately, you may have noticed that your chart has moved from a file holder outside the door to a computer. In fact, electronic medical records (EMR) have become the norm in doctors’ offices and hospitals across the
By ABI - October 5th, 2017