Implementation Of Electronic Medical Records In Hospitals Two Case Studies
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An electronic health record (EHR) is the systematized collection of patient and population electronically stored health information in a digital format. These records can be shared across different health care settings. Records are shared through network-connected, enterprise-wide information systems or other information networks and exchanges. EHRs may include a range of data, including demographics, medical history, medication and allergies, immunization status, laboratory test results, radiology images, vital signs, personal statistics like age and weight, and billing information.
the implementation process will first consist of performing an evaluation of the current organization’ s workflows for every department in two to three days, define the needs and preferences of the organization to have in the ehr for the hospital to function planned into one to three months, including hardware needs, deployment of selection and.
The literature on implementing Electronic Health Records (EHR) in hospitals is very diverse. The objective of this study is to create an overview of the existing literature on EHR implementation in hospitals and to identify generally applicable findings and lessons for implementers. Methods