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Electronic health records
A plea for responses to the online user satisfaction survey launched with the Feb issue.
Author describes how his residency program uses Crystal Reports to produce reports from their EMR system -- reports that have been useful in QI programs that have improved A1c, LDL and other outcome parameters.
Their revenues are up. Their quality of care is high. And their doctors are getting home in time for dinner.
These 12 steps will help make the selection process easier and lead you to the EHR that's right for your practice.
If you already use an electronic health record system, here's your chance to help your colleagues who haven't yet made the leap.
An economy model may provide all the functionality your practice needs.
Choosing the right electronic health record system for your practice may not be easy, but this issue makes it easier.
The old reasons for holding off may have lost their validity.
This is the first in a two-part series that reviews what the current options are for online communication with patients, how to integrate online communication with patients into a busy practice, and what the relevant guidelines are for privacy and financial success.
Suggests that the EHR market may be maturing and lists AAFP activities promoting EHRs.