Selecting an EMR

Congratulations on making the decision to implement an electronic medical records (EMR) system in your practice.

The first step in your EMR journey involves selecting an EMR. This begins with understanding your business requirements, assessing the state of your current patient records, knowing your medical-legal obligations, selecting your clinic team and finally, reviewing the EMR products available.

In this section you will find planning resources to assist you in preparing your path to implementation and comparing your clinic needs with EMR products. 

Reviewing your business process requirements

Business process requirements review template

EMR demonstrations

Evaluation tools

Demonstration checklist

The ASP environment: Security features

EMR responsibility matrix

Managing resistance to change

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