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Advantages and Disadvantages of electronic patient records compared to hard copy records. Some of the advantages of electronic patient records are: the amount of work put in by the health workers is reduced, such as reviewing the patients' history is faster. Documentation of patients' records is made more accessible by the use of available templates, and sending out emails to patients is made more convenient since the system can be automated. The amount of resources used is reduced, such as less paperwork and easier management of medication. The level of care delivery is improved, such as diagnosis and treatment of diseases is way faster. Assembling and investigation of data are faster such as the creation of reports and analysis of trends in data is more manageable, and a conclusion met early. Efficiency in the medical organization increases in ways such as an improved billing system, which is time-efficient, and cases of malpractices
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  • Fall '19
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