Gartner Research

Engage Your Physicians to Prepare for the New Electronic Health Record

Published: 28 July 2016

ID: G00303207

Analyst(s): Richard Gibson, M.D.


Whether replacing paper records or a previous EHR, new EHR projects require substantial physician involvement to ensure success. HDO CIOs must take key actions to engage physicians in preparing clinical documentation, computer-based physician order entry and clinical decision support in the new EHR.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Project Physicians Should Review Planned Documentation for Information Capture and Workflow Acceptability
  • Computer-Based Physician Order Entry Needs Substantial Physician Input for EHR Preparation
  • Project Physicians Need to Review Clinical Decision Support


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