What Are the Advantages of Electronic Medical Records?

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The advantage is we can't possibly as clinician keep track of everything about diseases and new medications, the drug allergy, drug duplications that occur with repetitive care and so we need information systems to help us as clinicians manage those patients better. If we try to do that on our own, we would still make many, many mistakes.

We would duplicate medications and cause harm to patients and I'm not suggesting that the computer does all the work as I mentioned it's a support mechanism is one that we need to help us be smarter. And the other advantage is anytime you work with paper it's a very slow process, we want to use computers to actually enhance our workflow so that we're.