Electronic Health Record Adoption Process

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Electronic Health Record Adoption Process

Description

This Web site provides support for physician offices and other health care settings in the adoption and use of health information technology and electronic health record (EHR) systems. It offers tools, links to resources, and suggestions for increasing the likelihood of a successful and complete EHR implementation.

The process of EHR adoption is explained in the following sections:

  • EHR planning/assessment of clinic readiness
  • EHR workflow software
  • Vendor selection
  • Identifying the functonality you need
  • Guidelines for evaluation
  • Vendor relationships
  • EHR implementation/office redesign/workflow

Developer:

HealthInsight

Funding Sources:

HealthInsight

History

Release Date: 2009
Recent Summary: October 2013
Original Summary: April 2010
Last Updated: 10/09/13

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