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The State of EHR Adoption: On The Road to Improving Patient Safety
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Despite being identified as an essential tool to support quality care initiatives, improve patient safety and reduce healthcare costs, electronic medical and health record (EMR/EHR) systems have been stuck in a slow growth cycle. Financial costs, changes to traditional workflow, and anticipated productivity losses have restricted investments and adoption by many care providers. However, now the pressure on caregivers to make those changes needed is continuing to mount.