We know that well-built and maintained EMR systems improve patient care through smarter record management between providers, fewer errors and by increasing patient time in front of their doctor (rather than in the waiting room!). Implementing an EMR system in your practice successfully goes beyond choosing your vendor and signing your contract. We serve as your implementation team by helping you determine your project goals, workflow strategies and timelines, hardware and software selection, installation and staff training to ensure optimal results.
Change management at both the technical and organizational levels in EMR system implementation is critical for ensuring that the process of change in your system will make the shift manageable, maximizing on efficiency and time saved, and minimizing any risks related to security. Change management acts as an assurance in EMR system implementation and all configuration updates which follow, prioritizing the integrity of the system overall.
Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) not only improves daily operations in an organization but also aid the patient care process overall. This is especially the case for providers operating under an ethos of value-based care; however, any clinical setting can benefit from CDI. CDI essentially facilitates the process of translating the details of a patient encounter into coded data that can be used in countless contexts from producing quality and physician reports to developing public health data and following disease trending. It also ensures that all members of a patient’s care team receive the necessary information on the person they are serving. Overall, it is not something to overlook when implementing your EMR system.
Workflow Analysis and Measurement is an essential component of any EMR system because it assists with:
Even if you already have an EMR system, Workflow Analysis and Measurement help you to understand on your daily processes, and redesign and improve your processes in light of the features of your system and your existing clinical experiences.
We offer consulting services for special projects related to health information management, including: