As many of us prepare to spend time with family and friends this week, you may want to think twice about sharing that slice of pumpkin pie with mom, or shaking hands with your brother-in-law — flu season has arrived.
Last week, we reported early signs of the flu season, based on patient visit data from the athenahealth cloud-based network. We track approximately one million visits per week to 20,000 primary care providers around the country who are on our EHR. Because athenahealth is a cloud based software and services provider, we are able to report on disease … Read more
November 25, 2014