Electronic Medical Record
Electronic Medical Record is an electronic record of health-related information of an individual that can be created, gathered, managed, and consulted by authorized clinicians and staff within one health care organization.EMR is more beneficial than paper records because it allows providers to:
- Share medical records, diagnostic reports and other important statistics between doctors and patients.
- Track data over time
- Helps in maintaining data in a secure ecosystem and enables easy retrieval.
- Improve overall quality of care in a practice.