MedGen Reviews

8.3

Overall

8.3/10

Ease of Use

8.5/10

Flexibility

8.2/10

Service & Support

7.8/10

Value for the money

8.8/10

Pros

  • Easy to use
  • Helpful problem templates for various specialties
  • Cost-effective subscription model
  • Low onboarding costs
  • Provides a demo without having to talk with anyone at the company.

Cons

  • MedGen doesn’t appear to have a focus on Telemedicine, which has become a must-have for practices. Will need to look for a 3rd party integration.
  • They missed out on an opportunity to position themselves as a thought leadership in the EHR market through leveraging their own blog (only a handful of posts exist as of time this was written).
  • Additional training costs apply.

MEDGEN REVIEWS

How would you rate MedGen? Is it user friendly? How is the support? What do you think are the pros and cons of MedGen? We provide MedGen reviews based on crowd sourcing to help those in the search for a new EHR.

HOW IS MEDGEN DIFFERENT FROM OTHER EHRS?

Powered by Comtron Corporation, MedGen EHR promotes it is “easy to learn and use”. The EHR market is crowded and with lots of choices, MedGen tries to stand apart from the others by offering a user-friendly solution that is also very affordable. They have a subscription fee model starting at $300 a month.

But even with a low cost, they can provide embedded meaningful use, PQRS and accountable care reporting. They can provide process improvement strategies to help practices become more effective. Also, they have a mobile application with voice dictation powered by Nuance.

If you want to see for yourself how Medgen is different from others, use the checklist that can be downloaded from their website and go through to make sure you are getting the features you need from an EHR. Note, they do require you to fill out a web form to get access to the checklist.

DOES MEDGEN OFFER SPECIALTY MEDICINE SOLUTIONS?

Yes, MedGen offers a standard EHR, along with an OBGYN EHR and Addiction Medicine EHR. They also offer templates for other specialties.

MedGen OB/GYN should be a solid contender for or any OB/GYN specialty practice looking for an EHR solution to fit their special needs. They claim their “powerful care plans implemented in the system will guide you through high risk pregnancies and lets you manage and reduce the liabilities associated with such cases.”

Their Addiction Medicine EHR can help a practice offer inventory management and infusion pump dispensing. It can help your practice easily run drug screening panels, schedule group meetings, and manage telemedicine appointments.

MEDGEN PRACTICE MANAGEMENT AND MEDICAL BILLING

The MedGen solution goes beyond just an EHR system. They offer MedGen Practice Management and medical billing services. In addition, the parent company Comtron Inc. offers a variety of other services and solutions that may help your practice:

  • Revenue Cycle Analysis and Services
  • Professional Services
  • Operational Efficiency
  • Lean Practice Workflow Solutions

Finally, their offerings expand into the Medical Laboratories market with its Labgen LIS. Labgen LIS is fully integrated Laboratory Information System that also offers billing services and more.

MEDGEN PROS AND CONS

Along with MedGen reviews, we summarized the pros and cons:

PROS

  • It’s easy to use.
  • There are helpful problem templates for a variety of specialties.
  • Offers a subscription model that is cost-effective.
  • MedGen has low onboarding costs.
  • Provides a demo without having to talk with anyone at the company.

CONS

  • MedGen doesn’t appear to have a focus on Telemedicine, which has become a must-have for practices. Will need to look for a 3rd party integration.
  • They missed out on an opportunity to position themselves as a thought leadership in the EHR market through leveraging their own blog (only a handful of posts exist as of time this was written).
  • Additional training costs may apply.

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