Is 2017 the Right Time to Implement EHR Software?
With 2016 coming to an end, there’s no better time than now to look toward the future.
What changes can you make in 2017 to improve the efficiency of your practice? Are you ready to use technology to your advantage?
If you answered yes to these questions, it’s time to consider the process of implementing EHR software.
With each passing year, the use of electronic health records continues to grow. If you put this off any longer, don’t be surprised if you find your practice stuck behind the competition and playing catch up.
Here are three reasons why 2017 is the right time to get involved:
- Improved Patient Care
There is nothing more important than the health and well being of your patients. For this reason, you need to do whatever it takes to provide a higher level of care.
With EHR software in place, you’ll find this easier than ever before.
- Elimination of Errors
When you look back at the past 12 months, what do you see in regards to errors and mistakes?
If you’re relying on a paper-based recordkeeping system, it’s safe to assume that errors come into play from time to time.
EHR software can help you forget about this once and for all. With the right technology guiding you, errors will be kept to a minimum.
- Enhanced Security
Security is a big deal in every industry. This is particularly true in the medical field, where patient records need to be kept 100 percent secure and private at all times.
This is something we’ve discussed in great detail in the past, making note of why cloud security is so important.
There are only a few weeks left in 2016. After that, the calendar will turn and you’ll be faced with a new year.
If your practice has yet to implement EHR software, 2017 could be the right time to make your move.