Compass Medical, P.C. has utilized Centricity electronic medical record system for three years, well ahead of the majority of other South Shore healthcare providers. Electronic medical records improve the quality of patient care, as recognized by healthcare providers and insurance companies. This is an incentive for providers to automate their patient information system, making patient records immediately available only to providers involved in the care plan. Electronic record-keeping minimizes costly duplicative testing and posts medication changes, lab and other testing results immediately to the electronic patient record. This eliminates the need to wait for outside reports to be issued and manually added to paper charts.
The Boston Sunday Globe printed an article on January 22, 2006, about how to choose a Primary Care Provider. – less–ZoomInfo