Eyeing Electronic Medical Record Adoption: Best Practices for Implementing an EMR in an Ophthalmology Practice
"The prospect of onboarding a new electronic medical record (EMR) can spark concern in even the most tech-savvy healthcare practices due to the size and scope of these projects. However, there is a way to take some of the worry out of an EMR initiative. Whether an ophthalmology practice is adopting the technology for the first time or upgrading to a new system, having a defined implementation strategy is key to success. Without one, a practice can see a drop in productivity, increased staff and physician frustration and patchy adoption—factors that can prevent an organization from reaping the full benefits of the system."
Read what SVP of Professional Services at Nextech, Haley Nuckols, says you can do to form a multidisciplinary team, set exceptions with staff, create a comprehensive training program and more.