Best Practices For Ingesting Medical Records Into EHR/EMR
Paper medical records and patient charts still fill up file rooms all over the country. The cost and complexity of digitizing them so they can be ingested into EHR/EMR systems can seem daunting to medical organizations. These concerns have been overcome steadily over the last 20 years and there’s never been a better time convert your records a digital format. This whitepaper identifies best practices on how to do so.
- The benefits to scanning health/medical records
- The risks involved when patient information is not ingested into EHR/EMR systems
- The options available for what documents to scan
- Why professional services rather than a DIY approach is the best move