Question and answer
What are the factors which influence the quality of the health record? What impact can the health record administrator have in improving the quality?
Factors which influence the quality of the health record: 1. Spatial Factors These factors related to how the physical presence and location of the EHR influenced the interaction between physician and patient. [ The position of the computer monitor in the examination was clearly the most obvious. 2. Relational Factors Relational factors involved how physicians and patients perceived and used
the EHR, given the dynamic interplay that occurs between them in the medical encounters. The benefits of charting using the EHR were highly context dependent. 3. Educational Factors Educational factors dealt with developing physicians’ proficiency in using EHRs and improving patients’ understandings about how the EHR is used in medical encounters. The simple ability to type was noted overwhelmingly as crucial to using the EHR effectively with patients. The electronic health record (EHR) has the potential to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of patient care when fully implemented (1). Use of the EHR can improve communication among health care providers and increase team effort among providers. Its use can assist with medication safety, tracking, and reporting and eliminate concerns about the legibility of paper medical records. Most importantly, its use has been shown to have an effect on quality of care through optimized compliance with guidelines (2). The use of preassembled ordering and documenting tools within an EHR may simplify the documentation process, although care must be taken when using templates to avoid importing previous notes without updating data, assessment, and plans. When using templates, the record must be reviewed and edited to ensure that it accurately documents the patient encounter. ]
Expert answered|emdjay23|Points 2192|
Question
Asked 8/29/2013 3:57:58 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
17,933,481 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Manhattan Island is __________. A. the largest island in Canada B. ...
Weegy: the manhattan island is the most highly populated island in north america. letter D would be the best answer. ...
10/22/2014 8:51:05 AM| 9 Answers
Arabian glass, which authorities believe appeared in the second half ...
Weegy: Obsidian, which was used by early man to make arrowheads, is a naturally occurring glass. 'which was used by ...
10/22/2014 10:45:16 AM| 3 Answers
Perform the indicated operation. (8c 2 - 2c - 15) ÷ (4c + 5) = ...
Weegy: 3-3 = 0 User: Cool Scoops ice cream shop offers 60 different one-topping sundaes. If there are 12 flavors of ...
10/22/2014 11:16:59 AM| 3 Answers
Which kingdom contains only ...
Weegy: Which kingdom contains only producers? - D. Plantae
10/22/2014 7:29:36 AM| 2 Answers
Which words in the sentence make up the adjective phrase? Which word ...
Weegy: Which words in the sentence make up the adjective phrase? Which word does the adjective phrase modify? Bees ...
10/22/2014 9:30:59 AM| 2 Answers
What is the center of the circle that has a diameter whose endpoints ...
Weegy: The center of the circle that has a diameter whose endpoints are (2, 7) and (-6, -1) is (-2, 3) User: ...
10/22/2014 10:50:52 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 2349 [Total 14724]| Ratings 0| Comments 2349| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 1508 [Total 10989]| Ratings 4| Comments 1468| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 823 [Total 13052]| Ratings 0| Comments 823| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 517 [Total 1916]| Ratings 0| Comments 517| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 483 [Total 6277]| Ratings 3| Comments 453| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 482 [Total 482]| Ratings 0| Comments 452| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 413 [Total 414]| Ratings 6| Comments 353| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 243 [Total 243]| Ratings 1| Comments 233| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 48 [Total 6282]| Ratings 0| Comments 48| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 27 [Total 27]| Ratings 0| Comments 27| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.