EHR Implementation - A Step-by-Step Guide for the Medical Practice, 2nd Edition

EHR Implementation - A Step-by-Step Guide for the Medical Practice, 2nd Edition

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Successfully transition your practice to an electronic environment with EHR Implementation: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Medical Practice. This comprehensive project management guide features field-tested electronic health record (EHR) implementation tools and strategies, checklists, decision trees, job descriptions and workflow analyses.

Uses

For physicians and other health care professionals looking to transition to electronic health records, the AMA's EHR Implementation: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Medical Practice is a fundamental tool to help you seamlessly achieve this goal. It's geared toward small- to mid-sized physician practices and delivers proven implementation strategies that work.

It also highlights how to utilize the EHR to improve patient safety and communication and how to manage securely the health information exchange. The guide prepares you for success with:

  • Field-tested EHR implementation tools, checklists and decision trees
  • Job descriptions
  • Workflow analyses
  • Meaningful use incentives to keep physicians motivated and focused
  • The means to identify and manage productivity traps
  • Practice management tips
  • Supplemental CD-ROM

Features

Designed for the small- to mid-sized physician practice, EHR Implementation: A Step-by-Step Guide for the Medical Practice serves as a project management guide. It helps consultants, administrators and physicians navigate the evaluation, selection, negotiation and culture management transition aspects that influence a successful switch to an electronic environment. The updated version features:

  • Up-to-date standards and federal policies
  • Paper to paperless strategies providing easy to understand practice management advice
  • Checklists, graphs and other useful tools to aid in the transition
  • Helpful tips to aid the user in identifying and managing productivity traps
  • Upcoming standards and how they can impact the ability to use, exchange and extract data
  • A CD-ROM with supplemental content, including a glossary, requirement table, and American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) qualifications