When your workers use healthcare e-forms, you'll see connected care in action. Information flows easily from admissions to care providers to HIM systems to HR to billing to communications with affiliated doctors and partners. Your workers can:
Paperwork is a security risk to you and your patients, whether it involves forms on a clipboard or entering data manually into IT systems. Because every time you scan, copy, print or fax paper, there's a chance you might compromise protected health information (PHI).
PHI may be at extra risk when new employees are learning how to find, use and route paper forms. You can lower that risk by using electronic forms and automated workflows, including patient and form barcodes, which have built-in checks to make sure the right information moves into the right IT systems.