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When Forms Committees Fail, Anarchy Ensues

By Clayton Homme on Dec 18, 2018

Every patient form used for every patient interaction is maintained by a hospital’s Forms Committee, which is usually “lorded” over by the director of health information management.

Topics: eForms Patient Electronic Signature paperless hospital forms committee
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Strengthening your EMR: When built-in forms are the weak link

By Cody Strate on Aug 7, 2018

There is no doubt about the safety and efficiency impact EMRs have made possible for hospitals worldwide, effectively ushering in the age of modern healthcare. Systems like Epic, Cerner, MEDITECH, and Allscripts advance enterprise-wide automation across clinical and administrative processes. And though these efficiencies are tremendous, EMR design tends to orient primarily around a clinical workflow. Meaning that despite all of their immense technological capacity and utility, when it comes to patient-facing forms workflows, they do have an Achilles heel. 

Topics: eForms EMR Patient Electronic Signature forms committee