Drug and disease reference content software vendor Epocrates Inc. has announced availability of a first-phase mobile- and Web-based electronic health records system it is developing to target solo and small physician practices.
The San Mateo, Calif.-based vendor's foray into EHRs is significant because it already has 320,000 physicians accessing its reference content via mobile computing devices.
The Web-hosted version of the EHR includes patient encounter notes, integration with laboratory systems, e-prescribing and Epocrates' drug content. The system initially is available via an iPhone for remote patient record look-up and schedule access, and e-prescribing. The company continues to develop the system to meet EHR meaningful use requirements, and will add such features as a patient portal and speech recognition software, and expand mobile connectivity to additional devices.
More information is available at epocratesehr.com.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access