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The Economics of the Patient Workflow: Cracking the code of Successful EHR Design

White Paper Published By: athenahealth
athenahealth
Published:  Apr 30, 2013
Type:  White Paper
Length:  16 pages

Traditional EMRs consistently fail to help physicians make more money, do less work, and deliver better care. High up-front fees with traditional EMRs are one factor, but the greatest problem with traditional EMRs is that they are designed without an understanding of the fundamental economics of a patient encounter.



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patient workflow, ehr, physician, meaningful use, analytics, data, electronic health records, health analytics, business intelligence, data warehousing, network infrastructure, privacy and security, quality and safety, enterprise resource planning, healthcare reform, care coordination, financial / revenue cycle management