Electronic Medical Records

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Electronic medical records = emerging medical requirement. Southern California Physician 2005 Oct:16-18.   Full-text access.

Hillestad, R. et al.  Can Electronic Medical Record Systems Transform Health Care? Potential Health Benefits, Savings, And Costs.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1103-1117.  Request full-text article .

Himmelstein, D . et al.   Hope and Hype: Predicting the Impact of Electronic Medical Records.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1122-1123.  Request full-text article .

Walker, J.  Electronic Medical Records and Health Care Transformation.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1118-1120.  Request full-text article .

Goodman, C.  Savings in Electronic Medical Record Systems?  Do It For the Quality.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1124-1126.  Request full-text article .

Miller, R. et al.  The Value of Electronic Health Records In Solo or Small Group Practices.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1127-1137.  Request full-text article .

Bates, D.  Physicians and Ambulatory Electronic Health Records.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1180-1189.  Request full-text article .

Gan, D. et al.  Medical Groups' Adoption of Electronic Health Records and Information Systems.   Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1323-1333.  Request full-text article .

Burt, C.  Which Physicians and Practices are Using Electronic Medical Records? Health Affairs 2005 Sept/Oct; 24 (5):1334-1343.  Request full-text article .

Lowes, Robert.  50 Reasons to get an EHR.  Medical Economics. 2005 Oct; 82(18).   Full-text access .

Terry, Ken.  EHRs: Where are they now?   Medical Economics 2004 May 20.   Full-text access .

Cottrell, CM.  Document management: One paving stone in the path to EHR.   Healthcare Finanical Management.  2005 May; 59(5):84-92.   Request full-text article .

Amatayakul, M.   EHR? Assess readiness first.   Healthcare Finanical Management.  2005 May; 59(5):112-113.   Request full-text article .

Burt, CW et al.  Use of Computerized Clinical Support Systems in Medical Settings: United States, 2001-03.  Advance Data from Vital and Health Statistics.  2005 Mar; 353:1-5. 

Spikol, L. Purchasing An Affordable Electronic Health Record. Family Practice Management. 2005 Feb; 12(2):31. Full-text access .

Rowley, R. Practicing Without Paper Charts: One Clinic's Experience. Family Practice Management. 2005 Feb; 12(2):37. Full-text access.

Adler, K. et al. Electronic Health Records -- A User Satisfaction Survey. Family Practice Management. 2005 Feb; 12(2):47. Full-text access.

Adler, K. How to Select An Electronic Health Record System. Family Practice Management. 2005 Feb; 12(2):55. Full-text access .

Terry, Ken.  Exclusive survery: Doctors and EHRs.   Medical Economics.  2005 Jan; 82(2): 72-4, 77-8, 80-4.    Full-text access .

Likourezos A. et al. Physician and Nurse Satisfaction with an Electronic Medical Record System. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2004 Nov; 27(4):419-24.

Baldwin, Fred D. Shopping for Potential: The Search for Practice Management Software Should Begin with EMR Evaluation. Healthcare Informatics. 2004 Oct; 21(10):33-38. Full-text access .

Brewin, Bob. Doctors Wanted For E-Records. FWC.com. Oct 22, 2004. Full-text access .

Markle Foundation. Connecting For Health Report Analyzes Business Case for Adoption of Health IT Systems. Oct 22, 2004. Full-text access .

Rogoski, Richard R. Caring and Sharing. As the Community Care Model of Treating Patients Takes Hold, Physicians Gain Big From Using a PM/EMR Systems Network and From Sharing Patient Information Electronically. Health Management Technology. 2004 Oct;25(10):16-18. Full-text access .

Noffsinger, Richard. Making the EMR User-Friendly Enough to Use. Health Management Technology. 2004 Sept;25(9):80-81. Full-text access .

Koo, Charles C. Getting Ready for an EMR. Health Management Technology. 2004 Aug; 25(8):26-27.
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Lowes R. The Quest for an Easy EMR. Medical Economics. 2004 Jul; 81(13):26,28. Full-text access .

Beckley, E. Technology. A Healthy Debate: Electronic Medical Records. Hospitals & Health Networks. 2004 Jun; 78(6):14, 16.

Blau, Richard H. One Physician's Journey Into Automation. Health Management Technology. 2004 Jun: 25(6):16-17. Full-text access .

Rogoski, Richard R. Enhancing the enterprise. EMRs Offer Big Gains for Healthcare Organizations of All Sizes. Health Management Technology. 2004 May; 25(5):2-3,16,21. Full-text access .

Lowes R. EMR success: Training is the Key . Medical Economics. 2004 May; 81(9):TCP11-4.  Request full-text article .

Terry K. Getting an EMR Up and Running. Medical Economics 2004 May; 81(9):TCP3-6, TCP8, TCP10.
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Sternberg, D.J. Trends Worth Watching. E-health Continues to Evolve at a Rapid Pace . Marketing Health Services. 2004 Summer; 24(2):44-5. Full-text access .

Edsall, Robert. Are Electronic Records Catching On? Family Practice Management. 2004 Mar; 11(3):13.
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Miller, R.H. et al. Physicians' Use of Electronic Medical Records: Barriers and Solutions. Health Affairs. 2004 Mar-Apr; 23(2):116-26. Full-text access .

Terry K. The AAFP Cuts an EMR deal. Medical Economics. 2004 Jan; 81(1):21. Full-text access .

Chismar W.G. et al. The Economics of Integrated Electronic Medical Record Systems. Medinfo. 2004; 592-6.

Li Q. et al. Get EMR to Work Smarter. Medinfo 2004; 1718.

Waldren S.E. et al. Electronic Medical Record Features Determination By Content Analysis. Medinfo 2004; 1898.

Yu A.C. et al. Detection of Adverse Events Using Conflicts in the Electronic Medical Record. Medinfo 2004; 1923.

Blair, Robin. EMRs, Quality of Care and Patient Perception. Health Management Technology. 2003 Nov; 24(11):38-40. Full-text access .

Lesnick B. What Works. Taking it to the Next Level. Georgia Specialty Practice Provides Greater Care by Improving Efficiency with EMR System. Health Management Technology. 2003 Oct; 24(10):46, 50. Full-text access .

Mendoza, Elaine. Security Considerations When Choosing an EMR System. Health Management Technology. 2003 Oct; 24(10):48. Full-text access .

Rucker, Donald W. Is the EMR Dead?  Trustee. 2003 Oct; 56(9):36. Full-text access .

Waldo, Billie. Telehealth and the Electronic Medical Record.  Nursing Economic$. 2003 Sep/Oct; 21(5):245-247. Full-text access .

Jacobs, I. What Works. Never Going Back. New Jersey Ophthalmology Practice Moves From Paper Charts to an EMR System.  Heath Management Technology. 2003 Aug; 24(8):40-1. Full-text access .

Solovy A. Picking Up the Pace. A Number of Initiatives Could Finally Provide Real Impetus Toward an Electronic Medical Record.  Hospitals & Health Networks. 2003 Aug; 77(8):34. Full-text access .

Hodges J. Medical records. Destination EMR.  Hospitals & Health Networks. 2003 Jun; 77(6):29-30. Full-text access .

Linney, Barbara. Cardiology Practice Proves That Electronic Medical Records Do Raise Revenue.  Physician Executive. 2003 May; 29(3):34-36. Full-text access .

Smith PD. Implementing an EMR System: One Clinic's Experience.  Family Practice Management. 2003 May; 10(5):37-42. Full-text access .

Rogoski RR. Having it Your Way. Three Physicians Who Were Early Adopters and Who Remain Vocal EMR Advocates Share Their Insights About the Utilization, Challenges and Benefits of EMRs.  Health Management Technology. 2003 May; 24(5):12-6. Full-text access .

Babbitt, Nancy. In Record Time: Diary of an EMR Installation.  Health Management Technology. 2003 Feb; 24(2):28-29. Full-text access .

Ammon D. What Works: Ready, Set, Grow. A Local Practice Implements Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Technology, Triples Patient Volume and Reduces Per Patient Costs By More Than 10 Percent.  Health Management Technology. 2002 Dec; 23(12):42-3. Full-text access .

Soper, William D. Why I Love My EMR.  Family Practice Management. 2002 Oct; 9(9):35-38. Full-text access .

Ruffin, Marshall. L.A. Physician Sees Electronic Medical Record as Key to Better Public Health . Physician Executive. 2002 Sep; 28(5):28-30.  Full-text access .

Loomis, Glenn A. et al. If Electronic Medical Records Are So Great, Why Aren't Family Physicians Using Them?  Journal of Family Practice. 2002 Jul; 51(7):636-641. Full-text access .

Garrett, Nedra et al. Disseminating Public Health Practice Guidelines in Electronic Medical Record Systems.  Journal of Public Health Management & Practice. 2002 May; 8(3):1-10. Full-text access .

Valancy, Jack. How Much Will That EMR System Really Cost?  Family Practice Management. 2002 Apr; 9(4):57-58.
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Carli, T. What Works: CPR/EMR. What a Difference an EMR Makes.  Health Management Technology. 2002 Jan; 23 (1):68, 70. Full-text access .

Schmitt, Karl et al. Financial Analysis Projects Clear Returns from Electronic Medical Records.  Healthcare Financial Management. 2002 Jan; 56(1):52-57. Full-text access .

Hodge, Robert. Myths and Realities of Electronic Medical Records.  Physician Executive. 2002 Jan/Feb; 28(1):14-20. Full-text access .


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