Navigation Links
Electronic Medical Record Technology Uptake Faces Challenges
Date:6/23/2009

High Rate of "Deinstallation" Seen Among Physician Groups in Phoenix, According to New Report from HealthLeaders-InterStudy

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a leading provider of managed care market intelligence, reports that while health systems and physician groups in the Phoenix market seem to be ahead of the curve in adopting electronic medical records (EMR), there is a high rate of "deinstallation" wherein physician groups cancel their EMR contracts as a result of training, functionality or affordability issues. According to the recent Phoenix Market Overview, this trend is especially prevalent among smaller physician groups and points to the need for a simplified, affordable solution.

The uptake of EMR technology in the Phoenix area and throughout Arizona is a result of a 2005 executive order by then-Gov. Janet Napolitano that all healthcare providers install EMR by 2010. The market's top hospital systems, Banner Health and Catholic Healthcare West, have installed EMR, as have several other hospitals in Phoenix. Long-term benefits of EMR include reduced transcription costs, lower chart and file storage expenses and the potential for reduced premiums on malpractice insurance.

"Because the Phoenix area has been a real leader in EMR uptake, this is the first market in which we are seeing this deinstallation issue arise, but it likely will not be the last," said Chris Clancy, market analyst with HealthLeaders-InterStudy. "There's a physician shortage in Phoenix, so with overcrowded waiting rooms, it's difficult for doctors and their staffs to carve out ample time for training on EMR technology."

Financial issues are another factor in physicians opting out of EMR deals, as the system requires a significant financial inves
'/>"/>

SOURCE HealthLeaders-InterStudy
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting (NASPER) Act Receives Senate Support
2. Heritage Valley Health System Selects Allscripts Electronic Health Record
3. Connectyx Technologies Signs Distributor to Serve the Vast South East Asia Market with its MedFlash Electronic Personal Health Record
4. ORNL finding could help electronics industry enter new phase
5. InstaMed Achieves CAQH CORE Rules Certification, Streamlines Provider Access to Consistent Electronic Eligibility, Benefits and Patient Financial Liability Data
6. HITSP Begins Harmonization Process for Use of Electronic Health Records in Clinical Research
7. Herley Receives a $1.2 Million Contract Award for Complex Integrated Microwave Assemblies for U.S. Electronic Attack Aircraft
8. Frost & Sullivan Presents LG Electronics IRIS With the 2009 Global Iris Recognition Biometrics Market Customer Value Leadership of the Year Award
9. Spains Regional Extremadura Government Launches Electronic Prescription System With IBM
10. Best Practices for Hospitals Moving to Electronic Medical Records
11. Allscripts and SYNNEX Corporation Form Distribution Partnership to Accelerate Adoption of Electronic Health Records
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/20/2014)... Little Green Pouch today announced the ... Pouch —to meet growing demand for eco-friendly products that ... foods. , “The Real Food movement is really ... She continues, “Parents want to choose exactly what ... like pesticides and hidden ingredients in commercially prepared foods. ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... 2014 One Call Alert expands its line ... ResCube, a fully-mobile wearable device that connects customers to the ... 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. , ResCube ... country. It operates on the T-Mobile nationwide network like a ... to work. , Like with the other One Call Alert ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... "I decided that there needed to be a ... without the hassles associated with using conventional oral devices," ... DR. GATES ORAL-HYGIENE TOOL provides an easy way to ... oral hygiene and fresh breath, and it eliminates the ... eco-friendly and easy to use, the device is producible ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... car at home and getting to work by walking, cycling ... study indicates. Researchers looked at thousands of people in ... and 72 percent of women drove to work, 10 percent ... and 14 percent of men and 17 percent of women ... more and had higher levels of body fat than those ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... has been chosen by Plymouth University to be an ... April 2009 to raise awareness of, and funding for, ... brain tumour patients. , A range of events and ... the charity, and members of staff and students, as ... donate, fundraise and volunteer. The involvement of the wider ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Little Green Pouch Launches New Product to Help Health-conscious Parents Reduce Babies’ Eco-footprint 2Health News:One Call Alert Introduces ResCube™, Smallest Mobile Medical Alert System on Market 2Health News:One Call Alert Introduces ResCube™, Smallest Mobile Medical Alert System on Market 3Health News:Want to Stay Slim? Leave the Car at Home 2Health News:Plymouth University chooses Brain Tumour Research as official charity 2
... Preventative Services Task Force,s (USPSTF) recommendation to no longer ... has begun to negatively affect the number of yearly ... the benefits of early detection. After the USPSTF delivered ... of Colorado saw a significant drop in mammograms in ...
... Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered two mutations responsible for ... ago. The researchers say their study -- appearing in ... neural pathway that may help understand a variety of ... now because of Next Generation genomic sequencing technology," says ...
... bursts of sleep in infants are linked with growth spurts, new ... daily sleep records for their infants (14 girls, nine boys), who ... researchers analyzed the total of 5,798 daily sleep records and also ... sleep, with the amount of sleep over a 24-hour period increasing ...
... can be quite jarring for a parent or caregiver to ... child roaming around the backseat free of their safety restraints. ... researchers reveals that most children who first unbuckle were age ... vehicle is in motionputting them at a 3.5-fold increased risk ...
... -- A drug commonly used to treat kidney cancer may ... study published in the May issue of the Journal ... the action of mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR), a protein ... used to treat advanced renal cell carcinoma. But researchers ...
... Medical costs for children and teens with diabetes are six ... States, a new study finds. Researchers from the U.S. ... made in 2007 for nearly 50,000 youth aged 19 and ... youth with diabetes were $9,061, compared with $1,468 for those ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New studies show negative effects from revised mammography recommendation for women, ages 40-49 2Health News:Mayo Clinic finds new genetic cause of neurodegeneration 2Health News:Extra Sleep in Infants Seems to Signal Growth Spurts 2Health News:Little fingers, big trouble: Yale study sheds light on child self-unbuckling 2Health News:Renal cancer drug temsirolimus shows promise against mesothelioma 2
(Date:8/20/2014)...   Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.  (Ventana), a ... its VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis 1 ... for routine pathology, including primary diagnosis with human ... software coupled with either the VENTANA iScan Coreo ... automated digital slide creation, case management and computer ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... LYNDHURST, N.J. , Aug. 20, 2014  Amerigen ... Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd., has received Chinese FDA ... Mecobalamin 0.5 mg Tablets into the ... of a marketing and distribution agreement with Sinochem ... product at its US FDA approved and China ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... , Aug. 20, 2014 Reportlinker.com ... available in its catalogue: The Market ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p02051938/The-Market-for-Medical-Devices-in-EMEA .html The European, Middle Eastern and ... medical devices. As part of its coverage, this ... concentrates on the EMEA medical device markets and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Full digitization of the anatomic pathology lab is here with the VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis 2Full digitization of the anatomic pathology lab is here with the VENTANA System for Primary Diagnosis 3Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announces that its Chinese subsidiary, Suzhou Amerigen Pharmaceuticals Co. Ltd., has received Chinese FDA (CFDA) approval and has subsequently launched its generic Mecobalamin 0.5 mg Tablets into the China domestic mark 2The Market for Medical Devices in EMEA 2The Market for Medical Devices in EMEA 3The Market for Medical Devices in EMEA 4The Market for Medical Devices in EMEA 5
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: