There are many questions to answer before purchasing and implementing an Electronic Health Records System.
The diagram below includes steps that will insure that the Certified EHR Technology fits your practice’s needs and that it is integrated into your existing practice workflow. One of the biggest mistakes that we find is when an office moves too quickly through this process and gets saddled with a software package or online service that does not meet the needs of the practice, requires huge workflow changes, and is not user-friendly.
Taking a little time upfront will certainly payoff once your new EHR is fully running and becomes a welcomed change in your day-to-day practice.
Please follow this link to HealthIT.gov. You will find many helpful tips that will help you assess your Practice’s readiness, and eventual implementation of an Electronic Health Record System.