Electronic health records (EHRs) are also referred to as electronic medical records (EMRs), digital medical records or computerized medical records. It is an electronic patient-centered records created, stored at a single location and can be accessed in real-time. It contains information about a patient’s medical history, diagnoses, medications, immunization dates, allergies, radiology images, and lab and test results. EHRs are designed to contain and share information from all providers involved in a patient’s care. EHR systems have proven to be effective in improving patient care, increasing patient safety, streamlining work processes at healthcare facilities and reducing treatment time. In the past two decades, the healthcare industry has witnessed a rapid adoption of EHR systems across healthcare facilities from medium to large-sized hospitals to small-sized medical practices. EHR data can be created, managed, and consulted by authorized providers and staff from across more than one health care organization.
The global electronic health records market report estimates the market size (Revenue US$ million – 2014 to 2021) and composition of this market in terms of software types (client server based, software-as-a-service, web based) and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% – 2017 to 2021).
The global electronic health records market report also provides the detailed market landscape, market drivers, restraints, opportunities), market attractiveness analysis and profiles of major competitors in the global market including company overview, financial snapshot, key products, technologies and services offered, and recent developments. The global electronic health records market research report is divided by geography (regional and country based) into North America (U.S., Canada), Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, Rest of LA), Europe (U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Rest of EU), Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, Rest of APAC), and Rest of the World.
Major players operating in the global electronic health records market and included in this report are Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc., Cerner Corporation, Epic Systems, Medical Information Technology, Inc. (MEDITECH), McKesson Corporation, NextGen Healthcare (Quality Systems, Inc.), Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. (CPSI), GE Healthcare and eClinicalWorks.