The future of healthcare is heading digital. This feature will be beneficial to physicians, staff, patients and stakeholders. Electronic medical records (EMR) should be looked at as a necessity for any outpatient surgery center.
As EMRs continue to transfer to a digital format, this makes our lives easier and more comfortable. You’re able to easily access patient’s record at the touch of your fingertips, and it helps eliminate confusion when multiple people access files on the EMR server.
The Office of the National Coordinator of Health IT and The Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services has made guidelines to improve the standards for EMR and other health technology. With the widespread use of EMR, great improvements will continue to be made. The digital outlook for healthcare continues to progress and looks to be leading up to a bright future.
What are other digital initiatives your surgery center is using?