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5 Ways to Boost Physician Acceptance of EHRs
Health Leaders Media

The process of implementing electronic medical records (EMR) involves a lot of moving parts. Hospitals must find the right software vendor, work with that vendor customize the EMR system to the facility’s needs, ensure that the software interacts with other programs that the facility uses—the list goes on and on. Hospital leaders should pay as much attention to how the process of EMR affects end-users—particularly physicians—as they pay to the process of selecting and designing the software. Physicians are the hospital’s primary source of revenue, and hospitals run the risk of losing some physicians who feel that they don’t have the time to learn new software.