EMRs and adjunct IT programs boost efficiency, improve communication

December 2008
Ocular Surgery News;12/25/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p23
Academic Journal
The article deals with electronic medical records (EMRs) and adjunct information technology (IT) programs which enhance office workflow and patient care. It notes that EMRs ensure patient privacy and security and can be used to electronically prescribe medications. According to practice administrator Laurie Brown, EMRs and other electronic medical technologies give the users snapshots of all activity going on with claims, including key billing performance indicators in medical practice.


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