3 lessons learned about adopting EMRs

November 2008
Same-Day Surgery;Nov2008, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p116
Academic Journal
The article discusses the lessons learned by Melodee Moncrief in the implementation of an electronic medical records (EMRs) at Big Creek Surgery Center in Middleburg Heights, Ohio.


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