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What is the difference between electronic health records (EHR) and electronic medical records (EMR)? What are the advantages and disadvantages of EHR? How do electronic records improve workflow processes and reduce costs? Explain. Cite at least one reference in your response. Electronic health records (EHR) was created to provide health records that could be shared with other health care professionals. This is a streamlined method that includes a patients medical history. The electronic medical records (EMR) is similar to EHR in the fact that medical records are stored within the software used. For medical records, they are primarily used for that one provider with content such as diagnosis’ and treatment(s). Both EHR and EMR provide updated information from the authorized health care professionals. Some of the content will be shown through patient charts. One of the
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  • Spring '19
  • Kevin Hayes
  • electronic medical record, Electronic health record, Personal health record

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