EHRs Key in Managing Medical Emergencies
Thew, J. (2012). EHRs Key in Managing Medical Emergencies.
Having an electronic health records (EHR) system in place allowed the St. John’s Medical Center (Joplin, MO) to continue providing care even after the tornado devastated the facility and surrounding areas. The author shares lessons learned and her thoughts on the need for a nationally integrated EHR system.