Research Finds Only Modest Improvement In EHR Patient Safety
Electronic health records have become a mainstay of health care, but simply implementing an EHR isn’t enough to move the needle on patient safety. Dawn Allbee, executive director of customer engagement at the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare, shared her perspective on the importance of combining EHRs with strong quality and safety improvement processes to ensure the best results. In addition, effective implementation requires training and change management with staff to optimize and standardize use. Read the full story here.