Compare Kareo and NextGen Enterprise EHR - Jan 2023

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jan 24, 2023

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Kareo or NextGen Enterprise EHR?

NextGen Enterprise EHR is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Kareo, and NextGen Enterprise EHR is rated higher (99/100) than Kareo (90/100). Kareo offers users more features (6) than NextGen Enterprise EHR (2).

Looking for the right Medical solution for your business? Buyers are primarily concerned about the real total cost of implementation (TCO), the full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, and the pros and cons. In this article we compare between the two software products:

Kareo Vs. NextGen Healthcare

Kareo: Since 2004, Kareo medical office software and services have been purpose-built with small practices in mind. From administration, to electronic health records, to billing and collections, we streamline and simplify operations so doctors can spend more time practicing medicine. And those minutes and hours we give back make a big difference. That’s w...

NextGen Healthcare: At NextGen Healthcare, we understand the evolving healthcare market and the importance of quality collaborative care and patient-centered. But there has been one constant through all the changes. It's been there for over 20 years. And that's NextGen Healthcare. And we'll be there for you as healthcare continues to evolve. Ready when you...

Who is more expensive? Kareo or NextGen Healthcare?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Medical software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance and support and other related services. When calculating the TCO, it's important to add all of these ”hidden costs” as well. We prepared a TCO (Total Cost) calculator for Kareo and NextGen Healthcare.

Kareo price starts at $349 per provider/month + 4% - 9% (collections) , On a scale between 1 to 10 Kareo is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Medical software. NextGen Healthcare price starts at $299 per provider/month , When comparing NextGen Healthcare to its competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Medical software cost.

Bottom line: Kareo cost is around the same cost of NextGen Healthcare.

Which software includes more/better features?

We've compared Kareo Vs. NextGen Enterprise EHR based on some of the most important and required Medical features.

Kareo: Payment Management, Billing & Invoicing, Scheduling, Compliance , Barcode Scanning, Medical.

NextGen Healthcare: Medical, Medical.

Target customer size

Kareo is suitable for small healthcare businesses that are looking for a way to simplify their billing processes. NextGen offer their solution NextGen® Office to Small Practices, and NextGen® Enterprise to Large Practice.

Kareo

ITQlick rating
(4.1/5)

starts at $349 per provider/month + 4% - 9% (collections)

Kareo EHR is a web-based Meaningful Use Stage 2 certified medical electronic health record (EHR) and practice management solution designed for physicians in small practices and billing companies.

Categories: Billing & Invoicing, Payment Processing, Recurring invoicing, Compliance .

NextGen Enterprise EHR

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $299 per provider/month

Nextgen is a healthcare solution that offers electronic health records (EHR) and practice management (PM) solutions suitable for medical and dental practices of all sizes.

Categories: Voice Recognition, Cloud Based EMR, Community Health Systems EHR, Dermatology EMR, E-Prescribing.

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Kareo Specifications

ITQlick Score: 90/100
ITQlick Rating:
Pricing: 2/10 - low cost
Category: Medical -> Kareo review
Company: Kareo
Pricing: starts at $349 per provider/month + 4% - 9% (collections)
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Kareo review, Kareo pricing, Kareo alternatives

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Kareo: 6 Features

Payment Management
Billing & Invoicing
Scheduling
Compliance
Barcode Scanning
Medical

NextGen Healthcare: 2 Features

Medical
Medical
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality score
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Kareo
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$349 per provider/month + 4% - 9% (collections)
Functionality
31
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NextGen ...
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$299 per provider/month
Functionality
20
Practice...
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
99/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$149 per provider/month
Functionality
41
WebPT
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
98/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$3 per provider/day
Functionality
30
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eClinicalWorks
ITQlick rating
3.4/5
Score
97/100
Pricing
5.2/10
License pricing
$449 per provider/month + 2.9% of practice collections
Functionality
41

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Shlomi Lavi is an entrepreneur and founder of ITQlick.com. He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information Systems Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 17 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant and implementation expert for small, medium and large-sized (global) companies. Shlomi’s goal is to share the best knowledge and news about information systems so you can make smarter buying decisions for your business.