Nurses work with electronic health records and electronic medication records on a continual basis. Understanding the dynamics of workflow using these systems is essential to positive outcomes of patient care.
How has your workflow been impacted by the introduction of electronic health records (EHR) and electronic medication records (EMR)? Has the impact been positive or negative? Answer these questions and support your decisions.
In a minimum of 200 words, post your response to the following:
- Describe the workflow in your environment.
- Explain if your area uses the electronic health records and electronic medication records.
- Analyze the positive and negative effects of these technology tools on your workflow.
Consider sharing your own experiences and interpretation of the research. Support your findings with examples and scholarly references. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.