zElectronic Medical Records – Long Term CareHCS/320 March 26, 2018Preparing Organizations for Strategic Change
zStreamlining Communication Long term care facilities is an important part of the health care industry it allows the growing group of the population quality care. Implementation of the electronic medical records can enhance care when it is appropriately used, maintained and developed. This will enable better decision making in long term care.
zStreamlining CommunicationElectronic medical records (EMR) enables providers to deliver better care in long term care by being updated it will allow long term care facilities to stay current and up to date. Updating the EMR will add new security to patient information as well as working more efficiently
zImplementationAssess the readiness of practice by reviewing what areas are lacking and what EHR program will meet these needsPlan how to select and obtain this program Choose and upgradeWhen EHR is implemented, begin training staff.