Dr. Steven J. Kraus is an accomplished practitioner, author and business owner. A 1988 Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, he has owned 18 chiropractic practices, and is the president and founder of Biokinemetrics, a chiropractic-centric technology company focusing on digital X-ray solutions. Dr. Kraus is a past chairman of the Iowa Board of Chiropractic Examiners, past president of the Iowa Chiropractic Society, and has served as ACA Delegate for Iowa. He continues to serve on numerous national committees related to government relations, clinical quality assessment, and health information technology related to chiropractors.


Previous Articles

Electronic Health Records: Don't Be Left in the Dark
New 2014 rules and changes for meaningful use impact every DC with Medicare patients.
April 1, 2014 (Vol. 32, Issue 07)
Federal Incentive Payments for Implementing EHR: Myth vs. Fact
September 9, 2012 (Vol. 30, Issue 19)
EHR Adoption Rates and the Benefits of an Electronically Connected Profession
August 12, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 17)
Cloud Computing Will Change the Way You Practice
July 15, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 15)
A Chiropractic Vision for the 21st Century
June 17, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 13)
Meaningful Use of Health Information Technology, Part 3
How to Get Paid
May 20, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 11)
Meaningful Use of Health Information Technology, Part 2
Meaningful Use Defined: 25 Requirements
April 22, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 09)
Meaningful Use of Health Information Technology, Part 1
March 26, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 07)
How Patients Are Taking Charge of Their Own Health Records
The Power of the PHR and What It Means to You
February 26, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 05)
Shifting to a Functional Model in the Digital Delivery of Health Care
January 29, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 03)
Using Technology to Manage Patients in the Medical Home Model
January 1, 2010 (Vol. 28, Issue 01)
Looking Back at the Crystal Ball: Practice Technology Four Years Later
December 2, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 25)
Government-Defined Meaningful Use Results in Meaningful Dollars
A Map to Your Money
November 4, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 23)
Using the Right Tool for the Right Job
October 7, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 21)
Definitive, Evidence-Based Clinical Decisions at the Point of Care? Just Point and Click
Technology Speeds up Clinical Decision-Making, Improves Patient Relations
September 9, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 19)
Can EHR Technology Take the Heat Off Our Profession?
August 12, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 17)
Incentives for Using EHR Systems
July 15, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 15)
Health Care Reform Is Here
Trends, Models and EHR Technology
June 17, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 13)
High-Tech vs. High-Touch: The Clinic Balancing Act
Does Your Practice Have the Right Mix?
May 20, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 11)
When Technology Meets the Golden Rule of Growth, You Win
April 22, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 09)
When Less Is More, Part 2
March 26, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 07)
When Less Is More
February 26, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 05)
Get Your Life Back
January 1, 2009 (Vol. 27, Issue 01)
Going Paperless, Part 2: Lessons From the Summit
December 2, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 25)
Going Paperless: A Summit That Demands Preparation
November 4, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 23)
An Environment Ready for Your Clinical Competency
October 7, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 21)
Defining True Clinic Integration, Part 2
Why Patient Education Matters
September 9, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 19)
Is It Integration or Not? Defining True Clinic Integration
August 12, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 17)
Better Quality and Efficiency Without a Mutiny
July 15, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 15)
Personal Health Records: How Digital Increases Responsibility
June 17, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 13)
Three Rules to Avoid Buyer's Remorse: Shopping Smart for the Digital Clinic
Shopping Smart for the Digital Clinic
May 20, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 11)
The Return on the Digital Investment
Why the EHR ROI Is Making Digital Inevitable
April 22, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 09)
What Are the Early Adopters Telling Us?
March 25, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 07)
Are You Really Protecting Your Patient Data?
Why Paper Isnít Safer and Some Digital Isnít, Either
February 26, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 05)
A Happy Solution for Unhappy Staff: Technological Integration Is Vital
January 29, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 03)
Ending Chiropractic Isolation With Clinic Technology
Why Electronic Health Records Improve Inter-disciplinary Possibilities
January 1, 2008 (Vol. 26, Issue 01)
Why Digital Can't Mean Generic
Looking for Health Care Quality Outcomes With EHRs
December 3, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 25)
Playing Offense in the Digital Clinic
A Tale From the Trenches
November 19, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 24)
High-Tech Hostage Negotiations
Ending Audits Successfully With Clinic Technology
October 8, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 21)
Technology Will Prove and Improve Your Standard of Care
September 10, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 19)
Consumers Are Demanding a High-Tech, High-Touch Doctor
August 13, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 17)
State Licensing Boards vs. Generic Documentation
When Will EHR Make It to Your Practice?
July 16, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 15)
How to Stop Giving It Away for Free
June 18, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 13)
HIPAA: It's Not About Privacy, It's About Driving You to the Digital Tipping Point
When Will EHR Make It to Your Practice?
May 21, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 11)
Plan of Care for the Digital Clinic, Part 2
April 23, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 09)
Plan of Care for the Digital Clinic, Part 1
March 26, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 07)
Informed Consent in the Digital Clinic
February 26, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 05)
Reducing the Side Effects of Managed Care
January 29, 2007 (Vol. 25, Issue 03)
EHR Is Coming - Will Chiropractic Be Prepared?
October 26, 2006 (Vol. 24, Issue 22)
Credibility: You Might Have It With Your Patients, but What About the Rest of the Health Care Community?
August 15, 2006 (Vol. 24, Issue 17)
Science Fiction or Digital Documentation
Will the Red Pill Reveal That Paper Has a Limited Future in Your Office?
June 20, 2006 (Vol. 24, Issue 13)
The Silver Lining in the OIG Report
May 8, 2006 (Vol. 24, Issue 10)

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