:

product description page

Electronic Health Records for Dummies (Paperback) (Trenor Williams & Anita Samarth)

Electronic Health Records for Dummies (Paperback) (Trenor Williams & Anita Samarth) - image 1 of 1

About this item

The straight scoop on choosing and implementing an electronic health records (EHR) system

Doctors, nurses, and hospital and clinic administrators are interested in learning the best ways to implement and use an electronic health records system so that they can be shared across different health care settings via a network-connected information system. This helpful, plain-English guide provides need-to-know information on how to choose the right system, assure patients of the security of their records, and implement an EHR in such a way that it causes minimal disruption to the daily demands of a hospital or clinic.

  • Offers a plain-English guide to the many electronic health records (EHR) systems from which to choose
  • Authors are a duo of EHR experts who provide clear, easy-to-understand information on how to choose the right EHR system an implement it effectively
  • Addresses the benefits of implementing an EHR system so that critical information (such as medication, allergies, medical history, lab results, radiology images, etc.) can be shared across different health care settings
  • Discusses ways to talk to patients about the security of their electronic health records

Electronic Health Records For Dummies walks you through all the necessary steps to successfully choose the right EHR system, keep it current, and use it effectively.

Electronic health records (EHR) are rapidly becoming a must in the healthcare industry, but choosing and implementing an EHR system can be daunting. This book helps you determine what you should expect from an EHR system, how to analyze potential vendors, how best to train your staff, and much more. Whatever your healthcare setting or needs, For Dummies will help you make the move to EHR.
Number of Pages: 358
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Medical History + Records
Series Title: For Dummies
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Trenor Williams & Anita Samarth
Language: English
Street Date: December 21, 2010
TCIN: 13042834
UPC: 9780470623657
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-6030
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.