16 Oct Epic’s Rival EHR Vendors Say They Too Are Making the ‘CHR’ Switch
We can expect a much broader, expanded type of Comprehensive Health Record with variations between the vendors in the future. We just don’t know when.
Blain Newton, Executive Vice President of HIMSS Analytics says, “There is absolutely a need to ensure that a patient’s electronic health record is comprehensive. The challenge has been, and will continue to be, the integration of data not only from within the various EHRs, but the disparate sources that are coming on-line that contain different types of PHI.”