Department of Health & Human Services. (2018, November 20). Electronic health records infographic. The infographic defines electronic health records. It describes their capabilities and benefits, as well as a model for implementation.
Evans R. S. (2016). Electronic health records: Then, now, and in the future. Yearbook of medical informatics, Suppl 1, S48–S61. doi:10.15265/IYS-2016-s006 This online resource from the DHHS provides a graphical explanation of the benefits of electronic health records.
Glandon, G. L., Smaltz, D. H., & Slovensky, D. J. (2013). Information systems for healthcare management (8th ed.). Health Administration Press. Read Chapter 9: Applications: Electronic Health Records.
This chapter introduces Electronic Health Records (EHR)with a focus on the different components of an EHR system. Additional topics review the benefits of the system and a discussion on Meaningful Use.
Information Television Network (Producer). (2006). Electronic health records [Video]. Films on Demand. 27:21 minutes. The video describes electronic health records, highlighting the work of health information technicians, and demonstrating how electronic records improve safety and efficiency.
Ljubicic, V., Ketidiis, P., & Lazuras, L. (2020). Drivers of intentions to use healthcare information systems among health and care professionals. Health Informatics Journal, 26(1), 56-71. To incorporate health care information systems, administrators with the decision to do so must evaluate variables that impact their intention to do so as well as what system to implement. This article investigates two models on intention and the variables they incorporate.
Magruder, J., Adams, B., Pohto, P., & Smith, T. (2017). Clinicians’ experiences of transition to electronic health records. Journal of College Counseling, 21, 210-223. EHR systems are only as effective as their utilization. This article presents the experiences of a group of clinicians who had undergone the transition from paper-based to electronic systems.
Walker, L., Nestler, D., Laack, T., Clements, C., Erwin, P., Scanlan-Hanson, L., & Bellolio, M. (2018). Clinical care review systems in healthcare: A systematic review. International Journal of Emergency Medicine, 11(6). A retrospective review of medical care as a process for practice improvement. This article presents a literature review of systems of care.