HCR 240 WEEK 1 DISCUSSION QUESTION 1
What do you see as critical factors to consider when deciding on whether a practice should adopt EMRs?
One critical factor when deciding if a practice should adopt electronic medical records is determining if it will impact patient care and if so, how it will impact the care patients receive. Will converting to electronic medical records make it more difficult for the staff or will it prove to be more beneficial? There are advantages to the new programs in that quicker access to patient information is gained which can