Are you still filing patient records in a drawer, cabinet or in a storage facility? If yes, your hospital should give medical document scanning a shot. With the ever-rising volume of records that your physicians have to handle on a daily basis, there are several reasons why your hospital should start scanning medical records into an electronic form.
Here are 7 benefits of document imaging for your hospital:
- Centralized record keeping
When you use document imaging to convert paper documents into digital files, you can very easily store all your paperwork in a searchable and centralized data repository. With centralized record keeping, your records will no longer be lost or misplaced. All your patient information will be stored securely in one digital archive. This makes it easy for everyone.