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2018

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "What Makes Patients Click? Portal Based Opportunities for Patients to Help Themselves (And You)!" at the eClinicalWorks National Users Conference in Nashville, TN in October 2018.

The East Carolina University alumni magazine, East Magazine, included Dr. McNeill in an article about Brody physicians staying in NC to practice medicine, You know an ECU doctor. They profiled his innovative practice model.

2017

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Stop answering the phone and other Radical Ideas that Work: Modern Workflows in the Portal-Based Solo Office" at Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Conference on Practice Improvement in Louisville, KY in December 2017.

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Fire Your Receptionist and Other Radical Ideas That Work: Modern Workflows in the Portal Based Office" at the National eClinicalWorks Users Conference in Dallas, TX in October 2017.

2016

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Getting Lean and Patient Centered using the Patient Portal" at the NC Academy of Family Physicians (NCAFP) winter conference in Asheville, NC in December 2016.

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Patient Portals: Mythbusters" at the national American Academy of Family Physicians "Family Medicine Experience (FMX)" conference in Orlando, FL in September 2016.

The journal, Family Practice Management, published an article by Dr. McNeill in their March/April 2016 issue titled Lower Your Overhead with a Patient Portal. He discusses the benefits to both the physician and patient of using the portal for secure messaging, real-time electronic scheduling, and patient engagement.

The journal, The NC Family Physician Quarterly News, published an article by Dr. McNeill in their Spring 2016 issue titled Lowering Your Practice Overhead with a Patient Portal. He discusses the benefits to both the physician and patient of using the portal for real-time electronic scheduling on page 30.

2015

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Get Lean and Patient-Centered Using the Patient Portal" at the national American Academy of Family Physicians "Family Medicine Experience (FMX)" conference in Denver, CO in October 2015.

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Get Lean and Patient-Centered Using the Patient Portal" at the National eClinicalWorks Users Conference in Nashville, TN in October 2015.

MAHEC produced a video highlighting Trillium Family Medicine in September 2015 on the benefits of using a patient portal with your practice.

Dr. McNeill is featured in an eClinicalWorks video podcast released February 2015 by eCWPodcast. He discusses how the Patient Portal has increased productivity and greatly improved care. Click here to listen!

A year after their original interview, the Western Carolina Medical Society returned in February 2015 to see how Trillium is doing in the midst of healthcare reform, as an innovative solo practice that is successfully challenging conventional thinking about the capacity of small practices to be financially stable while growing and delivering quality care in a cost-efficient manner. Click here to read!

2014

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Get Lean and Patient-Centered Using the Patient Portal" at the Society for Teachers of Family Medicine Conference on Practice Improvement in Tampa, FL in December 2014.

Dr. McNeill presented a lecture called "Get Lean and Patient-Centered Using the Patient Portal" at the National eClinicalWorks Users Conference in Orlando, FL in October 2014.

Dr. McNeill was asked to present as part of an expert panel discussion on the NCQA PCMH Level 3 Medical Home recognition at the National eClinicalWorks Users Conference in Orlando, FL in October 2014.

Dr. McNeill is featured in an eClinicalWorks podcast released March 2014 by Dr. Mark Vaughan and Dr. Gawayne Vaughan from Auburn, CA who manage ecwpodcast.com. He shares how he uses Instant Medical History in the Patient Portal to allow patients to compose their own medical histories prior to office visit. Click here to listen!

Dr. McNeill is featured in an eClinicalWorks podcast released February 2014 by Dr. Mark Vaughan and Dr. Gawayne Vaughan from Auburn, CA who manage ecwpodcast.com. He talks about the advantages of giving patients real-time scheduling abilities using the patient portal. Click here to listen!

2013

Dr. McNeill was asked to present as part of an expert panel discussion on Patient Engagement Strategies using Patient Portal at the National eClinicalWorks Users Conference in San Antonio, TX in October 2013.

WLOS ABC News13 aired a Health Alert segment about Trillium's new care model in August 2013.  Click here to view!

In February 2013, the Western Carolina Medical Society interviewed Dr. McNeill as the first in a series highlighting health innovations practices in Western NC. Click here to read!