Indian Academy of Medical Informatics

Indian Academy of Medical Informatics

Implementation of Electronic Health Record Management system is the imminent revolution in India.

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Implementation of Electronic Health Record Management system is the imminent revolution in India. India’s Healthcare industry is one of the largest in the world. Allopath, Ayurveda the world’s first healthcare practice, Homeopathy, Unani and many more different streams exists in India. Health care sector serves almost 1/5 th of the worlds population. More than 10, 00,000 secondary care Hospitals and More than 1, 00,000 Tertiary care hospitals make a strong framework to provide quality healthcare services. Almost in every state more than 1000 doctors pass out to make a talented pool of specialized doctors every year. India has been providing quality healthcare services for more than 50 years. International Patients have started considering India as one of the choice for the treatment of various diseases.

What is Electronic Health Record System ?

It is the collection, validation and storage of health related Information in electronic format. Paper based Medical information of Individuals can be digitized by using Electronic health record management system. Information can be accessed, exchanged and used for building a robust health care industry.

Stages in the Implementation of Electronic Health Record Management System

1. Training
To create awarness among Health care professionals by imparting knowledge about Electronic Health Record Management System.
2. Equipments
To provide all the necessary equipments for running electronic health record management system. It includes hardware, software, networking equipments, Internet, servers etc.
3. Legislation
To enforce strong laws to settle legal disputes, to protect privacy and to secure information.

Beneficiary of Electronic Health Record

1. Government.
2. Clinical Research Organization.
3. Doctors.
4. Patients.
5. Pharmaceutical Companies.
6. Health Insurance Companies.