This educational systems describes how the Military Health System Electronic Record Center combines development, systems engineering and clinical informatics capabilities in a centralized organization to transform the military EHR systems for the future.
George Peach Taylor, MD, MPH, performing the duties of the assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, acting director for Tricare Management Activity.
- Describe the scope of the Military Health System Electronic Record Center;
- Discuss what the Department of Defense is doing to lead transformation of the military EHR System;and
- Explain how establishment of the Military Health System Electronic Record Center will improve systems in the areas of availability, speed and usability while maintaining a focus on modernizing the EHR family of applications and improving clinical decision support