Entries by Christopher S. Garner

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In some EHR technologies, a lack of customization and interoperability has often led to the unintentional displacement of patient information across various systems in an organization.
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In the move toward patient-centered care, many healthcare organizations have leveraged EHR technologies for enhanced clinical decision support, greater workflow efficiency, and better health outcomes.
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Face the Fax: 4 Reasons to Ditch the Traditional Fax

Although EHR technology has been around since the 60’s, preliminary estimates in 2008 suggested that almost 62% of physicians in the U.S. were still storing their patient data in folders and file cabinets. Thanks to over $25 billion in incentives from the Obama administration, that number has been reduced to under 15% today, but now a new health IT adoption challenge looms.