PinnacleHealth Medical Group was ready to leave “the paper chase.” The medical group, home to 100 providers and 23 clinical locations, recognized it was time for an Electronic Health Record (EHR) to help improve patient care. Thanks to the power of speech, PinnacleHealth Medical Group caregivers can make even better use of the new EHR. A point-and-click environment gives some information, but it doesn’t tell the full story, according to Joseph Cincotta, MD and Medical Director for PinnacleHealth Medical Group. Physicians needed a better way to record their thoughts about what’s happening with the patient now, and plans for the future. The medical group also wanted to make it as easy as possible for physicians to adopt the new EHR. “We had an immediate need to facilitate EHR adoption with several of our older and less computer savvy physicians,” said […]
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