Electronic Medical Records
Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
An Electronic Medical Record (EMR) is a digital version of a patient’s paper chart. EMR’s are real-time, patient-centered records that make information available instantly and securely to authorized users. While an EMR does contain the medical and treatment histories of patients, an EMR system is built to go beyond standard clinical data collected in a provider’s office.
EMRs contain a patient’s medical history, diagnoses, medications, treatment plans, immunization dates, allergies, radiology images, and laboratory and test results.
EMRs allow access to lab and radiology reports that providers can use to make decisions about a patient’s ca
Complete and Accurate Information
With electronic medical records, providers have the information they need to provide the best possible care. Providers will know more about their patients and their health history before they walk into the examination room.
Introducing EMR Scribes
What is a Scribe?
A Medical Scribe is essential to the physician’s daily duties. A Medical Scribe relieves the practitioner of documentation and information gathering and insuring meaningful use is achieved. The medical scribe ensures accurate charting, efficient patient visits and quality patient care.