Here’s a note from a hospital EHR. The nurse has typed into the record so it’s legible, but you can’t use the data for anything because there’s no place to put or retrieve measurements or wound products and no place to put photos. This is what is happening in most hospital EHRs right now, so, uh—this is really not that much progress.
by Caroline Fife, M.D. | Aug 20, 2015 | Cassandra Chronicles: Regulatory and Coverage Policy, Health Information Technology and Wound Care, Miscellaneous Musings, Pressure Cooker: Rethinking Pressure Ulcers, US Wound Registry | 0 comments