Financial benefits of an EHR.
- EHRs help
contain an organization’s costs. Having a system that allows you to better
track visit details helps you better bill for the care you are already providing.
processes in EHRs help you improve revenue. System reminders allow for
more comprehensive visits and prompt documentation, which means more accurate
- Having an
optimized EHR in place will allow you to attract new physicians for employment
or to sell your practice to—no one wants to buy a fixer upper.
Medicare/Medicaid reimbursements will be reduced if you do not have an EHR.
- You will
save on transcription costs. EHRs gather data in a systematic way which makes
it easier to access.
Clinical benefits of an EHR.
EHRs help improve patient safety
and quality of care.
charts are accessible when you are on call and during emergencies.
processes in EHRs help you provide better care. System reminders allow for
more comprehensive visits.