Building the business case for an Electronic Medical Record

June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004 Supplement, Vol. 170, p16
Academic Journal
This article discusses the factors to be considered when implementing an electronic medical record (EMR). A realistic assessment of the costs associated with implementation and operation is important, as well as the ongoing costs related to resolving and maintaining a system. Another component to credit is the opportunity to save time and financial savings in salaries in adopting an EMR.


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