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Electronic Medical Records: A Practical Guide

This article offers physicians a practical guide for making better decisions and avoiding risk exposures when using an EMR.

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Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • list potential advantages and disadvantages of using an electronic medical record (EMR);
  • identify the federal laws in place to protect patient privacy and personal health information;
  • discuss how to select an EMR for use in their practice; and
  • apply risk management strategies when using an EMR.

CME Discount

TMLT policyholders who complete this program may earn a 3% discount that will be applied to their next eligible policy period. 

CME Credit

The Texas Medical Liability Trust designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM and 1 credit in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. 

Release Date: June 1, 2022
Expiration Date: June 1, 2025