Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model

HIMSS Analytics EMRAM

EMRAM: A strategic roadmap for effective EMR adoption and maturity

The HIMSS Analytics Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) incorporates methodology and algorithms to automatically score hospitals around the world relative to their Electronic Medical Records (EMR) capabilities. This eight-stage (0-7) model measures the adoption and utilization of electronic medical record (EMR) functions. Move your organization closer to achieving a near paperless environment that harnesses technology to support optimized patient care by completing each stage below. Our expert advisors are available with helpful tools to move your organization along its journey.

 

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United States EMR Adoption ModelSM

STAGE 2017 Q1 2017 Q2
  N:5,479 N:5,478
7 5.0% 5.3%
6 31.9% 32.4%
5 34.3% 34.1%
4 10.0% 9.8%
3 13.3% 13.1%
2 1.9% 1.9%
1 1.6% 1.6%
0 1.9% 1.8%

Canada EMR Adoption ModelSM

STAGE 2017 Q1 2017 Q2
  N:643 N:644
7 0.2% 0.3%
6 1.2% 1.1%
5 3.9% 3.9%
4 1.4% 1.6%
3 30.6% 30.6%
2 29.6% 29.5%
1 15.6% 15.5%
0 17.6% 17.5%

United States Outpatient EMR Adoption ModelSM

STAGE 2017 Q2
  N:42,694
7 10.4%
6 20.4%
5 7.5%
4 0.8%
3 10.0%
2 18.2%
1 30.8%
0 1.9%