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Integrated vs. Interfaced: Considerations for Emergency Department Systems

Healthcare organizations have a vested interest in creating an infrastructure that delivers integrated patient information. Not only is the outcome of care improved when clinicians have complete, usable data, but additional benefits are immediately realized. These benefits include: improved operational efficiency, compliance with regulatory requirements, capabilities for measuring and managing quality of care and participating in research, reduced number of IT systems requiring implementation and support, and much more.