Today, physical therapy clinics that concentrated on providing superior care to their clients while at the same time managing the daily practice efficiently with the help of the EMR system has a better stand in gaining monetary incentives in the long run.
Denville, NJ (PRWEB) May 08, 2013
The decision to integrate an EMR for physical therapy services is the best choice due to the remarkable shift in the management of the patient files and the workflow. The EMR system was specifically created in order to improve the accuracy for better patient care and management. The implementation of the EMR system is important as well as the type of EMR system that was selected. Certain aspects that range from the government standards up to the training of personnel must be carefully planned out during the implementation of the EMR so that the best results can be achieved.
“With the main objective of the EMR systems to reform the health care system as well as improve quality of health care, patient safety and efficiency, it can serve as the main idea within the use of the EMR to achieve a better workflow and even provide the best patient care. Today, physical therapy clinics that concentrated on providing superior care to their clients while at the same time managing the daily practice efficiently with the help of the EMR system has a better stand in gaining monetary incentives in the long run,” Nitin Chhoda, an international private practice marketing expert said.
The involvement of the personnel in the implementation process will result in a highly efficient and effective EMR system that can greatly improve the workflow. During the implementation of the new EMR for physical therapy services, important personnel can voice out their own perspectives, which can help improve the patient care. The personnel should also receive training on operating the EMR system in order to make the implementation successful and highly effective.
According to Chhoda, implementing the EMR for physical therapy service should also require a plan B just to be prepared for unexpected surprises during the implementation process. In doing so, it can help save a lot of hassle in the future. Even opting for a secondary EMR system can help maintain the functionality while certain issues are dealt with as well as the recovery of the main system.
With the proper implementation of the EMR for physical therapy service, it can greatly help out physical therapy services in achieving better management, workflow and even the patient care provided. There should be adequate planning as well as working along with the personnel involved to achieve a successful implementation.
Chhoda’s office can be reached by phone at 201-535-4475. For more information, visit the website at http://www.emrnews.com.
ABOUT NITIN CHHODA
Nitin Chhoda PT, DPT is a licensed physical therapist, a certified strength and conditioning specialist and an entrepreneur. He is the author of "Physical Therapy Marketing For The New Economy" and “Marketing for Physical Therapy Clinics” and is a prolific speaker, writer and creator of products and systems to streamline medical billing and coding, electronic medical records, health care practice management and marketing to increase referrals. He has been featured in numerous industry magazines, major radio and broadcast media, and is the founder of Referral Ignition training systems and the annual Private Practice Summit. Chhoda speaks extensively throughout the U.S., Canada and Asia. He is also the creator of the Therapy Newsletter and Clinical Contact, both web-based services to help private practices improve communication with patients, delivery better quality of care and boost patient retention.