How to overcome 10 top EHR implementation challenges
Recently, Mobisoft Infotech— a global digital product development company—detailed 10 significant EHR implementation challenges and potential strategies for overcoming the difficulties. First the problems…then, how to overcome them.
Technical resource limitations
Proper training shortcomings
Lack of vendor-provider communication
7 steps to improving the EHR implementation process
Have a strategic plan
A detailed strategic plan is a key requirement for an effective implementation plan. Assign duties and responsibilities for team members, identify the physician champions, and create a space for mutual support and dependence. Make sure the team has contingency plans, too. Workforce productivity may decrease; workflow may go haywire, and patients may get annoyed during the implementation phase.
Treat consultants as partners
Provide strong leadership
Follow a timeline
Ensure ample training
Work with EHR implementation experts