The electronic medical record in multi-site family practice. Part II: The implementation phase.J Med Pract Manage. 2003 Nov-Dec; 19(3):131-6.JM
Electronic medical records are being successfully implemented on a regular basis. They provide real benefits. This is a detailed explanation of how this medical group implemented and created a paperless medical practice environment and an electronic medical record (EMR). This includes an explanation of hardware and software components, the method of creating the EMR, the benefits, pitfalls, and the impact on the practices.