The office manager of the physician practice office where you work has included you on a task team to assess the pros and cons of moving some of the medical record information from paper-based to computer-based systems. You have been assigned to research HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules and identify those that could impact this transition.
Compare the relative advantages and disadvantages of computer - versus paper-based medical records.
Identify techniques for storing and maintaining medical records.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 8:03 pm ad1c9bdddf
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Advantages of Computer-Based Medical Records 2
Disadvantages of Computer-Based Medical Records 2
Advantages of Paper-Based Medical Records 2
Disadvantages of Paper-Based Medical Records 2
Techniques for storing and maintaining medical records 3
Advantages of Computer-Based Medical Records
• Enhance readability.
• Availability - retrieval of the information is almost immediate.
• The records are continuously updated and are available concurrently for use everywhere.
• Information is immediately accessible at any unit workstation whenever it is needed.
• Data quality.
• Allows for customized views of information relevant to the needs of various specialties.
• Accessible ...
The relative advantages and disadvantages of computer - versus paper-based medical records are explored in 358 words. This solution is structured in the attached Word document.