Electronic health records (EHRs) can be an effective tool, even the most important one, for health organizations seeking to provide whole-person care (WPC) to clients.
In whole-person care, medical professionals and behavioral counselors consider not only all of the client's physical health problems, but also their mental and behavioral conditions, social setting and economic status.
What are the Benefits of EHRs to Whole - Person Care?
The following are some benefits of EHR platforms and data that enable a provider partner to offer whole-person care to its clients:
A Harris poll conducted in 2018 asked 521 primary care physicians (PCP) licensed to practice medicine in the United States about the use of EHR systems and profiles.
Of this group:
This study's findings demonstrate that to promote whole-person care, EHRs need to be robust and designed with the end-user in mind. Despite this, two-thirds of the PCPs polled were satisfied with their current EHR system.
A robust EHR platform that can easily help in providing whole-person care should:
If you would like to learn more about how Core Solutions' Cx360 program allows behavioral health and human services organizations to fully implement EHRs as well as gather and analyze the necessary data, all in one platform, request a demo of Core EHR solutions today.