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REFLECTIVE ANALYSIS 1 Title: Current and future healthcare technologies including the electronic medical record, integration of healthcare technologies within healthcare systems, and wireless and Internet applications to meet the needs of healthcare practitioners and their organizations. Name: Tutor: College: Course: Date:
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REFLECTIVE ANALYSIS 2 The health information systems course introduced us to the current and future healthcare technologies including electronic media record. We also learnt about the integration of healthcare technologies within healthcare systems and application of wireless and internet systems to meet needs of healthcare practioners and their organizations. The details are discussed below: Electronic media records (EMR) Electronic medical records (EMR) keeps patient records safe and also allows easy accessibility within a network of physicians. Before the using electronic medical records (EMR), a patient's information was basically handwritten and at times hard for others to read which lead to misinterpretations by other medical staff. The federal government mandated by the year 2014 that everyone should have a system so that health information can be recorded electronically. According to Dr. Hardeep Singh, "One major reason why health records were introduced was because people wanted to make health care safer, higher quality, and more effective; However, electronic health records presents different new hazards which were brought in with the use of technology and were not there before. Safety is the foremost thing; we want to identify that the system we are using is safe. The system must keep up with the current demands of the facility and be up to date
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  • Winter '15
  • electronic medical records, Reflective Analysis, HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES

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