A review of electronic health records for legal nurse consultants

Academic Article


  • Use information management systems (IMS) is rapidly growing as hospitals transition to the electronic documentation. Information management systems have just recently been put into widespread clinical use in response to legislation promoting the use of health information technology. The purpose of this paper is to review the history and use of electronic health records with a focus on its significance to the practice of legal nurse consultants.
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  • information management system, electronic medical record, electronic health record, electronic documentation
  • Author List

  • Wilbanks BA
  • Start Page

  • 8
  • End Page

  • 12
  • Volume

  • 26
  • Issue

  • 2