EMR Chart Abstraction, Award Winning

UCLA Award Winning Electronic Health Record System, powered in part by KMTS

Earlier this year, UCLA’s award winning hospitals were recognized with HIMSS Analytics’ acute care Stage 7 award – an honor that represents attainment of the highest level of electronic medical record progress at hospitals and health systems. UCLA should be proud of this accomplishment. Federal regulations mandate that all private clinicians, practices, and major hospitals demonstrate meaningful use…

EHR/EMR Conversion, EHR Dissatisfaction

Hospital and Doctor EHR Dissatisfaction Elicits Vendor Reevaluation

Now that stage 1 of EHR integration – demonstrating ‘meaningful use’ of an EHR system – has passed, there is a rejuvenated buzz to reevaluate the platforms currently used. Why? Simply there is an extraordinary amount of EHR dissatisfaction. 2013 marked the end of stage 1 for hospitals and practitioners who sought the maximum incentive amount – $44,000.…

What is the difference: EMR vs EHR?

There is much mystery surrounding EMR vs EHR. Marketers often use the term interchangeably. Though, if we look at the two independently, there are critical differences that must be denoted. In perspective, they act in a very similar manner regarding the storage of patient data and information. EHRs, however, have more breadth and depth. Electronic…