Is Your EHR a Problem?

If you are like many physician practices, the electronic health record (EHR) can be a source of dissatisfaction and increase resignations.

We can help you stay on top of the latest news that affects your everyday life. Subscribe to stay up to date.  (To subscribe to our blog ).

A recent study found that EHR dissatisfaction and burnout are leading factors indicating a physician’s likelihood to leave their healthcare facility.

Physicians who dislike their EHR are three times as likely to leave.

Also, physicians who strongly disagree that their EHR training is sufficient are twice as likely to leave their current practice.

Is your EHR causing issues with your practice? 

If so, it’s essential that you take action or risk losing your physicians.

How can you make your EHR experience better for the physicians?

First, make sure your template is set up correctly. When templates are wrong, it leads to frustration and incorrect billing.

Next, make sure your physicians are trained adequately and provided resources for additional questions or follow-up training.

Routinely audit your physicians’ charts to look for any issues. Then offer additional training and help them correct any ongoing errors. If you can personalize their template to help them, do so.

We help our clients audit their charts, train their employees, and ensure that their billing is accurate.

Not only is this important for physician retention, but it is essential to maintain compliance and avoid hefty government fines.

Make sure your physicians are able to get the feedback and training they need.

At the end of the day, if the EHR is still problematic for all of your physicians, it may be time to make a change.

If your office is struggling with billing and needs to perform audits, contact Rickard & Associates today! 

We know you’re busy. Subscribe to our blog to get updates and news sent directly to your inbox!

We publish vital information on health law topics and news every Wednesday and Friday. To get this important information delivered directly to your mail box, subscribe today!

Do you need help with updating your Business Associate Agreement or negotiating contracts with third-party vendors?  We can help. To contact us about your Business Associate Agreement, your vendor contracts or your other legal needs, call us today.

Related Posts


Recent Posts

Ransomware: To Pay or Not To Pay?
September 19, 2023
What is Estate Planning?
September 14, 2023
Fake Healthcare Bill Collection?
September 5, 2023
Do I Need an Estate Plan if I Have POD Beneficiaries?
August 31, 2023
Is Michigan a Community Property State?
August 24, 2023


Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Subscribe and get your FREE copy of Easy Guide to HIPAA Risk Assessments

An essential tool for all healthcare providers, Easy Guide to HIPAA Risk Assessments breaks down the requirements of HIPAA so you can successfully complete your required risk assessment. (an $8.99 value)

Thank you for subscribing to the Rickard & Associates healthcare blog. You'll receive a confirmation email shortly. After verifying your subscription request, you'll be sent to the "Easy Guide to HIPAA Risk Assessments" download page.