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VADIM KOYSTINEN   |   Symplast Lead Mobile Architect   WHAT IS ‘KANBAN’? Kanban is Japanese for “visual signal” or “card.” In the 1940s, Toyota line-workers used a kanban (i.e., an actual card) to signal steps in their manufacturing process in order to eliminate waste. The system’s highly visual nature allowed teams to communicate more easily on […]

Shashi Kusuma, M.D. Discusses Cyber Security in ASAPS Webinar

Shashi Kusuma, M.D., Founder and Chairman of Symplast, will be included in the ASAPS educational webinar Cyber Security – Are You and Your Patients Protected?.   Tuesday April 18th, 8:30pm EST / 5:30pm PST     WEBINAR OVERVIEW You’ve heard the horror stories and done what you think will protect your practice and patients from cyber threats… […]

Top 3 Features a Cosmetic Provider Needs in Their New EHR

Searching for a new EHR can be a daunting task. There is a lot of mistrust and misinformation in the industry. For plastic surgeons and cosmetic providers, the task is even more challenging. The last thing you need is a one-size-fits-all software that will frustrate you and your staff because of its unnecessary features and […]

Top 3 Signs Your EHR is Hurting Your Patient Engagement

It’s no secret that most doctors are fed up with their current EHR. A recent survey1 by AmericanEHR found that physicians are more dissatisfied with their EHR than they were five years ago. Inefficient workflows, expensive hardware, poor customer support, and a hindrance to patient interaction are common reasons for doctors and staff to be […]

‘2 Boys from Brooklyn’ Interviews Dr. Kusuma

Symplast Founder and Chairman Dr. Shashi Kusuma sat down with the always-entertaining ‘2 Boys from Brooklyn’ multimedia program hosts to discuss the plastic surgery industry as well as what drove him to found Symplast.