The Future of Electronic Medical Records
This is an unprecedented time of change in healthcare. Models for healthcare delivery are changing; the institutions that deliver it are transforming themselves — or being transformed by the marketplace — and of course information technology is helping to enable that transformation.
We are at a rare point in history where IT and the way we build and use it can and has been making a remarkable difference for institutions, for professionals and for patients. It is exciting to watch the progress being made by those embracing electronic medical records, cloud technology, storage and security advancements.
As we anxiously await the end state of this transformation process, we thought we would share this light-hearted perspective on the future of electronic medical records: