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EMR

Abbreviation for:
educable mentally retarded
emergency medical response
electronic medical record (UK—electronic health record, see there)
emergency mechanical restraint
emergency medicine resident
emergency room
endoscopic mucosal resection
erythromycin resistance
essential metabolism ratio
evoked motor response
eye movement record

EMR

Electronic medical record, see there.

EMR

Abbreviation for electronic medical record; emergency medical responder.

record

(rek'ord)
1. A written account of something. See: problem-oriented medical record
2. In dentistry, a registration of jaw relations in a malleable material or on a device.

anecdotal records

Notes used in nursing education to document observed incidents of a student's clinical behavior related to attainment of clinical learning objectives. Such anecdotal notes have not been treated as hearsay evidence in a court but have been upheld as documented evidence for failing a student.

electronic health record

Abbreviation: EHR
Electronic medical record.

electronic medical record

Abbreviation: EMR
A computerized database that typically includes demographic, past medical and surgical, preventive, laboratory and radiographic, and drug information about a patient. It is the repository for active notations about a patient's health. Most EMRs also contain billing and insurance information and other accounting tools.
Synonym: electronic health record

functional chew-in record

A record of the natural chewing action of the mandible made on an occlusion rim by the teeth or scribing studs.

interocclusal record

Bite plate.

medical record

A written transcript of information obtained from a patient, guardian, or medical professionals concerning a patient's health history, diagnostic tests, diagnoses, treatment, and prognosis.

medication administration record

Abbreviation: MAR
A file maintained on hospital units that documents the schedule and dosing of medications given to patients.

open medical record

A medical record accessible by the patient for his or her personal review.

personal health record

A summary of a patient's health care status (allergies, drugs taken, past hospitalizations, lab tests, radiology results, and surgeries) that is kept by the patient privately rather than stored in a hospital or third-party database.

electronic medical record

Abbreviation: EMR
A computerized database that typically includes demographic, past medical and surgical, preventive, laboratory and radiographic, and drug information about a patient. It is the repository for active notations about a patient's health. Most EMRs also contain billing and insurance information and other accounting tools.
Synonym: electronic health record
See also: record
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Based on the limited amount of change in prescribing patterns during the transition period, it appears that the EMR intervention may be driving the change, "but we weren't powered to make that determination," she added.
For example, EMR entries can be misattributed or falsely attributed as a result of "cloning." Another effect on a record's reliability is copy/paste misuse, resulting in "plagiarized" entries actually authored in prior visits, possibly even by different providers.
Although human error and missed entries always play a role, a reference lab might have changed part of a test, disallowing automatic transmission of results to the EMR. Nevertheless, institutions increasingly realize that quality issues resulting from outside laboratory test results being posted to an EMR drive a need for better policies.
The need to integrate clinically significant patient information from all sources, clinical information systems, non-clinical information systems, and external sources with EMRs to create this comprehensive data warehouse is growing significantly,said Shalani Andria, Industry Analyst Transformational Health.
eMR will remove this by allowing clinicians and nurses access to notes thereby saving transport and handling costs.
The committee is responsible for the development of the operational plans for the EMR Project and for monitoring its implementation.
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