|Low Monthly Subscription with Use and Pay model
|High Upfront costs
|No special hardware required. Just any computer or a laptop with browser will do.
|Expensive hardware required for installing databases and application
|Upgrades & Updates
|FREE and AUTOMATIC
|Upgrades are often a separate cost item. High fees also charged.
Your vendor need to schedule update at your premises.
|Annual Maintenance Charges
|Usually 20 - 30% of software cost
|Anytime, anywhere access to patient data
|Data access on the go with mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads and Android devices. No separate costs for mobile apps.
|HIPAA and HITECH Acts Compliant
Data center is SASE 16 and US-EU Safeharbor compliant
|Security & Backup
|Industry Standard Security best practices are adopted. Triple redundant Data guaranteeing that your data is protected against loss due to hardware failures Disaster Recovery center providing Business Continuity in case of natural calamity
|Start small and grow big and you need not worry about additional software or hardware costs
|Often entails additional infrastructure costs and costly software upgrades
|Bleeding edge technology solutions at no additional cost
|Often sofware is left obselete with no support
|No need for a dedicated IT staff
|Need experienced IT staff to run & maintain your IT infrastructure
|24 X 7 X 365 days
|Delayed and minimal