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Implementation of EHR and Training of Staff at RECOUP Phusiotherapy


  • Rupam Kumari
  • Agency : NBCC, Outpatient, OPD, health care delivery system
  • Objective : The paper begins with definition of Electronic Health Records (EHRs), Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Personal Health Records (PHRs) and Health Information Technology (HIT), which are mentioned throughout the paper, and then moves onto the steps involved in planning and implementing electronic records. The steps to adopting technologies like these include assessing hardware, software and staffing needs, assessing financial resources and sources of funds. Planning and Implementation stages include Initial assessments were conducted to record the staff attitude towards EHR, their IT skills, and the IT staffing at the client organization. A case study was carried out to list out the barriers to EHR implementation and the benefits of EHR as perceived by the staff at the client organization
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The paper begins with definition of Electronic Health Records (EHRs), Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Personal Health Records (PHRs) and Health Information Technology (HIT),