Specifically for bariatric surgeons, an EMR system ideally should offer seamless electronic submissions to Bariatric Outcomes Longitudinal Database (BOLD) and facilitate Center of Excellence (COE) compliance. Mickey Seger, and I founded Bariatric Medical Institute (BMI) of Texas, we wanted to invest in new technologies, including a stronger EMR system.This article reviews the experience of a bariatric center in implementing an EMR system into practice. We already had some experience with an EMR system at our old practice, but we found that that system lacked the flexibility to accomodate our new and growing practice.It is also important to record your opinion at the time regarding, for example, diagnosis. Most evaluations of EHR implementations in the literature apply to large practice settings. ambulatory practices has been slow despite the perceived benefits of their use.While there are similarities relating to EHR implementation in large and small practice settings, the authors argue that scale is an important differentiator.MEI, the world's leading manufacturer of electronic note acceptors, coin mechanisms and other unattended transaction systems.
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