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About Chad Rudnick, MD

Dr. Chad Rudnick, MD, FAAP is a board-certified pediatrician in Boca Raton, FL. A proponent of incorporating medical technology into his practice, Dr. Rudnick uses telemedicine and medical algorithms from The Medical Algorithms Company in his daily practice to better serve his patients and their families. An accomplished medical writer, he maintains a popular pediatric blog, All Things Pediatric, and has written for numerous online and print publications including KevinMD.com.

How to Obtain Health Insurance Prior Authorization in 3 Minutes or Less

2016-12-15T10:29:14+00:00

Whether you’re a doctor, nurse, or office administrator, it’s likely you have dealt with the time-consuming hassle of obtaining [...]

How to Obtain Health Insurance Prior Authorization in 3 Minutes or Less 2016-12-15T10:29:14+00:00

A Hospital with No Beds? Strategy to Improve Hospital Readmission Statistics

2016-12-15T09:08:58+00:00

It seems counterintuitive at first, a hospital with no beds. However, this is the in which direction healthcare is [...]

A Hospital with No Beds? Strategy to Improve Hospital Readmission Statistics 2016-12-15T09:08:58+00:00

Online Medical Calculators and Pokemon Go… A Perfect Catch

2016-12-15T09:57:13+00:00

Depending on your age, you may or may not remember the original Pokemon craze in the United States many [...]

Online Medical Calculators and Pokemon Go… A Perfect Catch 2016-12-15T09:57:13+00:00

Use of Depression Screening Questions to Help with Diagnosis

2016-07-08T03:53:57+00:00

It’s no surprise that patients will often defer or deflect from certain topics while talking with their primary care [...]

Use of Depression Screening Questions to Help with Diagnosis 2016-07-08T03:53:57+00:00

Summertime Ailments: Patients with Hot Tub Itch, Sunburns & Bites

2016-12-15T10:14:59+00:00

Preparing for Summer: Using our Medical Algorithms platform to review common situations Summer is approaching. With the warm weather comes the [...]

Summertime Ailments: Patients with Hot Tub Itch, Sunburns & Bites 2016-12-15T10:14:59+00:00

How to Identify Listeria Monocytogenes Symptoms, Sources, Risk Factors

2016-05-27T17:07:17+00:00

Recently, a nationwide recall of frozen food items was instituted as a result of potential bacterial contamination from Listeria [...]

How to Identify Listeria Monocytogenes Symptoms, Sources, Risk Factors 2016-05-27T17:07:17+00:00

Treatment for Allergic Rhinitis & Spring Allergies With Health Analytics

2016-04-01T00:31:40+00:00

Spring is here and with a turn of the calendar, warmer temperatures, and outdoor activities, comes the symptoms of sneezing, [...]

Treatment for Allergic Rhinitis & Spring Allergies With Health Analytics 2016-04-01T00:31:40+00:00

How to Reduce Paperwork & Time Needed for Insurance Prior Authorizations

2016-12-15T10:27:23+00:00

Using Medical Algorithms to Increase Likelihood for Prescription Coverage with Insurance Prior Authorization We present two cases demonstrating how algorithms available [...]

How to Reduce Paperwork & Time Needed for Insurance Prior Authorizations 2016-12-15T10:27:23+00:00

5 Medical Calculators to Assist Students on Neurology Rotations

2016-12-15T10:17:52+00:00

For many medical students, learning about neurology and incorporating textbook information into clinical practice can be difficult. Use of [...]

5 Medical Calculators to Assist Students on Neurology Rotations 2016-12-15T10:17:52+00:00

Utilizing Medical Algorithms to Think Like A Doctor: Scurvy Case

2016-12-15T09:28:28+00:00

Summary and response to the New York Times Well article: Think Like A Doctor: Limping Along We present a [...]

Utilizing Medical Algorithms to Think Like A Doctor: Scurvy Case 2016-12-15T09:28:28+00:00

Improving Geriatric Nutritional Assessment with Medical Algorithms

2015-10-27T09:41:34+00:00

Malnutrition is a known risk factor for early hospital readmission amongst geriatric patients. Identifying and improving the nutritional status [...]

Improving Geriatric Nutritional Assessment with Medical Algorithms 2015-10-27T09:41:34+00:00

Five Gastroenterology Calculators for Diagnosis, Prognosis, & Research

2015-08-28T06:50:50+00:00

Abdominal pain is one of the most common reasons for patients to seek medical evaluation. With over 7 million [...]

Five Gastroenterology Calculators for Diagnosis, Prognosis, & Research 2015-08-28T06:50:50+00:00

5 Ways to Use Cardiology Algorithms for Monitoring & Research

2015-08-21T06:57:18+00:00

There have been numerous stories over the past several years highlighting how mobile health apps and devices have assisted [...]

5 Ways to Use Cardiology Algorithms for Monitoring & Research 2015-08-21T06:57:18+00:00

7 Medical Algorithms to Use with Apple ResearchKit Apps

2016-12-15T09:33:53+00:00

“In March, 2015, Apple released an open source software framework designed for medical and health research, helping doctors and [...]

7 Medical Algorithms to Use with Apple ResearchKit Apps 2016-12-15T09:33:53+00:00

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms

2016-12-15T09:34:47+00:00

Primary care physicians often have the unique task of deciding whether a patient who presents with an uncommon constellation [...]

Diagnosing Rare Diseases Disorders with Medical Algorithms 2016-12-15T09:34:47+00:00

Using Medical Algorithms as Clinical Prediction Tools

2016-12-15T09:37:22+00:00

Advances in medicine bring new imaging, technologies, medications, and the desire to have better prediction models for clinical outcomes. [...]

Using Medical Algorithms as Clinical Prediction Tools 2016-12-15T09:37:22+00:00

How to Use Medical Algorithms During Global Disease Outbreaks

2016-12-15T09:39:01+00:00

One of the most fearful events in medicine and population health is an infectious disease outbreak. From the recent [...]

How to Use Medical Algorithms During Global Disease Outbreaks 2016-12-15T09:39:01+00:00

How to Use Clinical Decision Support Systems for Prescription Reimbursement

2016-12-15T10:28:00+00:00

The  Affordable Care Act has led to an increase in the number of people with access to the US [...]

How to Use Clinical Decision Support Systems for Prescription Reimbursement 2016-12-15T10:28:00+00:00

How to Practice Evidence Based Healthcare in Clinical Settings

2016-12-15T10:07:03+00:00

As physicians, we recognize the importance of evidence based healthcare.  Having  evidence to back up our decisions strengthens our assessments [...]

How to Practice Evidence Based Healthcare in Clinical Settings 2016-12-15T10:07:03+00:00

Wearable Technology Gadgets, Medical Algorithms, & Your Doctor

2015-07-16T20:09:42+00:00

You probably have seen the commercials, online ads, and numerous tweets, blogs, and posts about the just released Apple [...]

Wearable Technology Gadgets, Medical Algorithms, & Your Doctor 2015-07-16T20:09:42+00:00

How Physicians Can Expand Their Clinical Knowledge Base

2016-12-15T10:19:52+00:00

Starting in medical school, students must learn how to quickly and successfully search through thousands of easily accessible research [...]

How Physicians Can Expand Their Clinical Knowledge Base 2016-12-15T10:19:52+00:00

The Future of Healthcare: Telemedicine, Digital Health, and Medical Calculators

2016-12-15T10:22:37+00:00

With an estimated 1,000,000 telemedicine consults performed in 2014, the floodgates have opened as digital health startups, established providers, [...]

The Future of Healthcare: Telemedicine, Digital Health, and Medical Calculators 2016-12-15T10:22:37+00:00

Precision Medicine Initiative & Medical Algorithms: Looking to the Future

2016-12-15T09:54:07+00:00

First receiving mention a few years ago, precision medicine, has entered the spotlight with a request for $215 million [...]

Precision Medicine Initiative & Medical Algorithms: Looking to the Future 2016-12-15T09:54:07+00:00

How Medical Algorithms Can Improve Doctor Patient Communication

2016-12-15T09:56:30+00:00

I saw it every day while in medical school and residency; attending physicians cowered behind a computer screen, attempting [...]

How Medical Algorithms Can Improve Doctor Patient Communication 2016-12-15T09:56:30+00:00

Your Knowledge, the Right Tool, a Better Outcome…How Medical Treatment Algorithms are Shaping Modern Physicians

2016-12-15T09:55:33+00:00

Remember back in the prehistoric days before the Internet? Before Facebook, before Google, before smartphones? When you needed to [...]

Your Knowledge, the Right Tool, a Better Outcome…How Medical Treatment Algorithms are Shaping Modern Physicians 2016-12-15T09:55:33+00:00