Archive for August, 2008

Towards a smooth Electronic Health Records system implementation

Friday, August 15th, 2008
Laying the foundations for an EHR system implementation at your Medical Practice - The sum of parts approach Electronic health records (EHRs) are regarded as the technology through which the quality of healthcare could be improved. In due course it is very likely that Electronic health records (EHRs) will become the primary means of clinical documentation for medical practices, thus positively influencing the efficiencies of the organization at the provider and practice levels. However, not all organizations are prepared for the scope and scale of a full EHR implementation. Let us try to chart out a way that could lay the foundation required for a smooth electronic health records implementation at an individual practice or enterprise; a step by step process that will make the transition easier and dull the impact that the challenges of workflow changes and capital expenditure will throw up, without the required preparation. Creating and storing your data in ... Read entire post