Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Demonstration • Presented For: Public Health Nurses ITV, October 18, 2012 • Presented By: Annie Metcalf and Marcus Brothwell –EMR Management Team
Introduction • Background • CDP implemented ezEMRx in seven counties five years ago • An EMR workgroup was formed and ezEMRx limitations were identified • The limitations led to the decision to expand requirements • The EMR workgroup redefined the scope of LDH EMR functionality • CDP designed and is developing an EMR that is based on these needs
Key EMR Features • Designed for Local Public Health users • Based on requirements, PHPR, forms used by clinics, and other information provided by the work group • Integrated with CDP Portal • Extensive security and access control • Certified to meet Office of National Coordinator (ONC) criteria for Electronic Health Records
Additional Features • Provides an encounter list to manage patients that are in the clinic for services • Users have access to patients in the list based upon user credentials and controls on the user account • Provides users with the ability to customize standard notes • A service assistant guides the user step by step through a service based on service type, patient age, and gender
EMR Status • Testing Version 3.5 • Developing next version to be used for pilot • Planning for pilot • Integrating with CDP portal • Coordinating with DPH • Preparing for ONC certification
Demonstration – EMR Preview • Provided by Marcus Brothwell • Using test data and console • Current version is 3.5 • Version 4 will be the pilot version
Contact Information • Justin Wilson – Project Manager- firstname.lastname@example.org • Annie Metcalf – Deputy Project Manager - email@example.com • Telephone (866) 237-4814
Thank You For your interest in EMR and your participation in today’s session.