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An EHR is Not Like a Box of Chocolates…You Should Know What You’re Gonna Get!

Published on September 1, 2011 By EHRblogger

“My momma always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.‘” – Forrest Gump Forrest Gump’s mother was right when she compared life’s unpredictability to a box of chocolates. In the grand scheme of things, life can be unpredictable at times. But when it comes to selecting an [...]

EHR: The Profitability Gap

Published on May 26, 2011 By EHRblogger

Last week we discussed the loss in productivity that many medical practices face upon implementing an electronic health record (EHR) system. According to a recent MGMA survey, among practices that have “allowed enough time after implementation for physicians and staff to become familiar with the EHR”, over 73% experienced decreased or stagnant productivity levels. What [...]