Healthcare News & Insights

5 things to keep in mind: The full cost of EHR implementation

A new EHR system requires a big investment in software. But the implementation will likely cost an organization a lot more than what is spent on the system itself. 

Physician resistance to EHR systems and how to overcome it

Hospitals face a number of challenges when they implement a new electronic health records (EHR) system. One of them is often getting doctors on board with the new system. Due to this and other issues, facilities may struggle to maintain productivity at first. 

Pros and cons of EHR systems, according to doctors

As we’ve written before, there’s plenty that doctors both love and hate about EHRs. A new survey has some details on what clinicians see as the pros and cons of electronic records. 

Does speech recognition software save time, or create too many new problems?

Will speech recognition software help make clinical documentation easier, or will it open the door to new problems and dangerous mistakes? The answer depends on who you ask.