Healthcare Providers Report EHR Benefits

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“The benefits of implementing electronic health records is that it enables a physician and his practice to make more informed decisions on patient care,” Christine Sakuda, Hawaii Health Exchange told a news source.


“They’re able to assess the patient in a condition and able to connect labs and pharmacy and ultimately through a health information exchange healthcare providers across the islands,” Sakuda added.


Dr. Lance Kurata of Internal Medicine told the source that it was helpful, especially when traveling to another island, to be able to pull up a patient’s health data. Kurata said this access was, in fact, allowing him to provide better care to his clients.

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