Electronic Medical Records
Today’s medical environment is becoming increasingly dependent on technology to access medical records. The majority of future practices and hospitals will utilize some form of electronic medical records (EMR). Fort Wayne is well prepared to give you the experience you will need to function in tomorrow’s medical environment.
The residency clinic relies exclusively on a paperless charting system. Physicians use wireless laptops to access patient records, prescribe medications, and sign charts electronically. This system allows access to patient records from any hospital or from home.
All three hospitals also rely extensively on electronic medical records, using them to access prior records, labs, vitals, and even view radiographs from any computer in the hospital.