Fierce Health Payer January 17, 2020
Cristin Gardner, Life Image

Healthcare organizations should consider adopting digital platforms and cloud-based applications to replace CD workflows to make data sharing with patients seamless and timely.

Medical records are not just a clinical necessity: Owning them is a patient’s right.

However, patients often face challenges and encounter burdensome processes when trying to obtain this critical information. As healthcare modernizes, patients expect a more connected health experience, with medical information available in a timely manner and delivered through relevant technology like digital electronic health record platforms and mobile applications.

These expectations, along with support from the federal government through updated guidance and rule enforcement that align with today’s technology, are creating a wave of change in healthcare, forcing organizations to revamp outdated policies to...