EHRs contribution to the reduction of readmission rates

Electronic health records (EHRs) have many benefits for physicians, including the ability for physicians to make referrals, view medical histories and order/view lab results. EHRs have also been praised for providing easy access to patient data, financial and legal information … Continue reading

Electronic Health Records can reduce infant mortality

Electronic Health Records Can Reduce Infant Mortality

For many women, pregnancy is a time for immense joy and preparation for baby’s arrival. However, it can be a very challenging time for those women who have a high-risk pregnancy. An electronic health record (EHR) can be an effective … Continue reading

How electronic health records contribute to evidence-based medicine

A patient walks into a clinic and complains of stomach pain. While the patient can generally describe the medication he’s been taking over the last few years, his memory might not be as good and he forgets to mention an … Continue reading

Top 5 benefits of Electronic Health Records for small practices

A Blog from Chief Technology Officer Tom Wagner, healthcare IT at Quest Diagnostics While electronic health records (EHRs) are beneficial to many different types of practices, today I’d like to focus on the specific benefits that an EHR yields for … Continue reading