Unformatted text preview: convenient. I have had to work with paper records and they are a hassle because they are constantly getting miss placed. Also when you have a paper version of the medical record and you accidently write the wrong information it is a pain to correct it. You are not able to just push the delete button. The advantages of electronic records is they get lost a lot less often and every bit of information on the patient is just a click away. Electronic records are much safer as well. When you have paper medical records that go missing, anyone can find them, then they know all of the patient’s medical information. Disadvantages of computerized medical records are if the computer crashes, you are left to hunt for old records that have not been updated and might have the wrong information....
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- Fall '10
- electronic medical record, electronic medical records