This week, BJ-HC spoke to Richard Corbridge, Health Service Executive CIO) and CEO)of eHealth Ireland, about his new role as CIO of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, set to start later this autumn, and advances in the Irish digital health agenda
Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM)
The HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) was created to track healthcare organisations' progress towards achieving a paperfree environment.
The eight-stage (0 – 7) maturity model measures the adoption and utilisation of EMR functions required to achieve a paperless environment that harnesses technology to support optimised patient care.
How do I get my score?
EMRAM scores can be obtained through participation in our EMRAM survey. The survey collects information relating to software, products and clinician use of health IT.
Take the first step to gaining your score by contacting us.
What are the benefits?
Participants receive their EMRAM score as well as a report indicating current gaps towards higher EMRAM stages and metrics for benchmarking.
Insights into your current level of EMR adoption
Get an unbiased view and chart your progression and accomplishments. The EMRAM is as an international standard to measure EMR adoption and is used by over 9,000 hospitals across the globe.
Decision support for your IT strategy
For more information contact John Rayner, Regional Director, HIMSS Analytics, HIMSS Europe and HIMSS UK at John.Rayner@himss-uk.org