EMR Customization May Make or Break Your Practice

CureMD Blog

In recent years, EMR has taken the healthcare industry by storm. While some of us choose to blame the industry and EMR vendors for placing technology between a doctor and his patient, the government’s relentless promotion of EMR adoption is the main cause for the surge in new vendors joining the race. While the EMR does aim to improve care quality, it replaces a system acquired and used by generations of doctors and administrators.

We have seen countless industries automate and shift to electronic databases and workflows. Having witnessed them achieves more productivity whilst utilizing such systems, there is still doubt and reluctance when talking about EMR implementation. Healthcare is a very intricate profession; your experience and your knowledge are usually your only tools. However, as your subject is a human being, there is need for greater accountability. While doctors have followed federal reporting standards for decades, EMR further enhances…

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