Why do we digitize records?

There are a number of reasons why paper-based records are not fully sufficient in the digital age. Short of being inaccessible, incomplete and time consuming to manage, paper health records do not meet the guidelines to protect a patient’s personal information.

What is a medical records scanner?

A medical records scanner is an individual or organization that converts patient records into electronic files and indexes the information into an accessible, user friendly system.

What documents should I scan?

Paper charts, lab results, prescriptions, billing records, insurance correspondence, explanation of benefits and physician notes are just a few of the documents that you should scan as a medical professional.