Executive Summary

Table 3-4. Implementation Status of Electronic Tools

Electronic Tools Implementation Status
Not Implemented Implementation in Process Fully Implemented
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Electronic appointment scheduling 38 4% 75 8% 818 88%
Electronic ordering of medications 280 30% 170 18% 483 52%
Electronic ordering of tests, imaging, or procedures 314 34% 166 18% 450 48%
Electronic access to your patients' test or imaging results 150 16% 141 15% 641 69%
Electronic medical/health records (EMR/EHR) 235 25% 118 13% 579  62%

Note: Percentages may not add to exactly 100 percent due to rounding. Results are at the medical office level.

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Internet Citation: Table 3-4. Implementation Status of Electronic Tools. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosurv12tab3-4.html