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Whitepaper
Why accept tradeoffs?
Healthcare providers across the globe are contending with multiple, unprecedented challenges. The incentives to deploy an enterprise electronic medical record (EMR) system are enticing, while impending penalties represent the proverbial stick. Patient safety, provider efficiency and cost-effectiveness also have taken on a new sense of urgency. Finally, evolving reimbursement and practice models, such as value-based purchasing and accountable care organizations, pose another previously unfamiliar variable.