Epic Review - why 4.3 stars?

EpicCare EMR Review
ITQlick Score: 91/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.3/5)
Pricing: 9.4/10 - high cost
Category: Medical -> Epic
Ranking:Ranked 20 out of 638 Medical systems
Company: Epic Systems
Pricing: starts at $71.99 per year
Typical customers: Large business
Platforms: Desktop, Mobile, Cloud
Links: Epic pricing, Epic alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Sep 15, 2020

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What is Epic?

EpicCare EMR is a cloud-based electronic medical record (EMR) solution that is developed, implemented, and supported by an in-house team. With EpicCare EMR, healthcare facilities can streamline healthcare recording practice as well as other various medical workflows with the help of personalized screens, dashboards, and specialty applications.

Patients too can also use the patient’s portal to interact with the doctors, request for appointments, and even manage medical history via a personalized portal. EpicCare EMR is a product of Epic, a company that is based in the United States. The company has been operational since 1979 and has grown to assist over 250 million patients and has been named the number one overall Software Suite in KLAS.

What is Epic rating? ()

The rating of Epic is 4.3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 91 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Epic's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Large business.

Is Epic the best Medical?

Epic is ranked 20 out of 638 software in their category (Medical systems).

Who are their main alternatives?

The two main competitors of EpicCare EMR include Praxis EMR and E-Z BIS. Praxis EMR is designed to serve small businesses as well as mid-size businesses, whereas EpicCare EMR is a software solution that is ideal for medium-sized companies and enterprises. Based on the online reviews, Praxis EMR has received a 5-star rating from a total of 127 users, while EpicCare EMR has a 4.0 rating from a total of 143 users.

EpicCare EMR stands a higher chance of promoting business growth since it has additional features that are absent in Praxis EMR such as claims management, health insurance, and compliance management. E-Z BIS is an online electronic health record as well as practice management software solution while EpicCare EMR is just an ambulatory electronic medical record.

E-Z BIS is ideal for small businesses, midsize business, and large enterprise whereas EpicCare EMR is fit for medium-sized companies as well as enterprise. Ninety-one online reviewers have awarded E-Z BIS a 4.5 rating while EpicCare EMR has a 4.0 rating from a total of 143 users.

What is the cost of Epic?

The cost of license starts at $71.99 per year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 9.4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Epic

What should you ask Epic Systems during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Epic and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Epic in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

Is it the right software for you?

EpicCare EMR is suitable for organizations within the healthcare sector, seeking to digitize their patient records. Also, it is ideal for both midsize businesses as well as enterprises. EpicCare EMR serves hospitals, health providers, clinics, medical facilities, academic centers, independent medical practices, home care providers, and specialty groups.

Epic's list of categories:

Medical
Electronic Medical Records
Medical
Patient Portal
Appointment Scheduling

Epic's list of features:

Appointment Management
HIPAA Compliant
Patient portal
Voice Recognition

Epic Vs. Alternatives

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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EpicCare
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
9.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$71.99 per year
Functionality
10
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NextGen
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
99/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$549 per provider/month
Functionality
20
Practice
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
99/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$149 per provider/month
Functionality
41
WebPT
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
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98/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$3 per provider
Functionality
30
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AdvancedMD
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
97/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$729 per provider
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.