TITLE

No sleight of hand EHR improves quality, compliance, productivity

AUTHOR(S)
Winistorfer, Wayne
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;11/7/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 45, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the achievements of adopting an electronic health record (EHR) for the rehabilitation services of hospitals in the U.S. It says that physicians have immediate access to patient data. According to the author, the adoption of EHR helped repurpose employees, improve regulatory compliance and improve the quality of care. The improved charge capture and enhanced reimbursements are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
67279805

 

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