Health Information Technology

Electronic Health Record Benefits

Health Information Technology (HIT) is used to improve patient care, prevent medical errors, reduce unnecessary cost and paperwork, and increase administrative efficiency.

Benefits of an Electronic Health Records (EHR) system include:

  • Quality of Care Improvement
  • Improved Efficiency of Workflow
  • Prescription Management
  • Access to Test Results
  • Rapid and Remote Access to Patient Information
  • Improved Billing