202014 Oct
How EMPIs Overcome the Limits of Enterprise EHRs
Type
General News
Companies
Source
Imt
Summary

Organizations have been tasked with creating and integrating new sources, launching new services, and working on fast-evolving population health needs. Seeking to resume routine appointments, many systems launched telehealth services outside their enterprise EHRs. Stories of patient identification issues like this one occur daily, despite the successful adoption of enterprise EHR platforms nationwide. As COVID descended, organizations used their EMPIs to add sources and begin using that data right away, working with existing processes. In our next blog post in this series, we’ll explore four COVID-specific use cases that illustrate how an EMPI can overcome the limitations of a single EHR strategy.

Classifications
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Healthcare
  • Data Management
  • General Data Management
  • General Healthcare