Electronic Health Records: Challenges

In just a decade, medical documentation has transitioned from mostly paper records to mostly electronic records. According to the┬áDepartment of Health and Human Services, 78% of office-based physicians and 59% of hospitals use a basic electronic medical record (EMR) or electronic health record system (EHR). The Beginning This move came about largely due to a strong governmental push that began in 2004 with the establishment … Continue reading Electronic Health Records: Challenges