Choosing a flexible, cost-efficient EHR vendor is vital to meeting the unique needs of ambulatory practices in the healthcare industry.
New research points to EHR use having a positive effect on patient recovery from weekend surgeries.
Kyle Murphy, PhD
“The use of mobile technology within our daily lives has become habitual,” said Brendan FitzGerald, director of research at HIMSS Analytics. “People can use their smartphone, tablet or laptop to do most everything they need, such as shopping, staying in touch with friends and family, or conducting business. However, the use of mobile technology has not easily translated to clinician needs around providing better patient care.”
Decision support systems integrated with EHR/EMRs have been shown to decrease venous thromboembolism events postoperatively compared with routine care.
Report: Jane MacDougall