Asia Pacific Primary Care Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (PC-EMRAM)SM
Designed for the unique needs of the primary care setting.
The PC-EMRAM is the next generation tool in monitoring EMR adoption in primary care settings. This new evaluation model creates a framework for dialogues among your key stakeholders. It helps you focus on key IT systems that need to be implemented for achieving higher levels of access, quality, efficiency and safety.
|Primary Care EMR Adoption ModelSM|
|Stage 7||Robust Clinical & Business Intelligence (C&BI), robust Health Information Exchange (HIE) with community based EHR|
|Stage 6||Advanced CDS, proactive care management, population health management|
|Stage 5||Patient Engagement|
|Stage 4||CPOE, physician documentation with CDS, some discrete data exchange|
|Stage 3||Nursing documentation with CDS, e-prescribing|
|Stage 2||CDR, order entry, access to results from outside facilities|
|Stage 1||Access to clinical information, unstructured data, multiple data sources|
|Stage 0||Paper chart based|
How to get started
PC-EMRAM scores may be obtained through your participation in the HIMSS Analytics Annual Study. Once you have your PC-EMRAM score, you can:
- Start meeting application requirements and become operational stage by stage, working toward the final level, Stage 7
- Align IT initiatives with your overall business strategy and shape strategy for future IT investments
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