Meaning : Electronic health record
Category : Medical
Sub Category : Documentation
What does EHR mean or stand for ?
These health records are stored online for public access by the patients by hospitals and nursing homes.It is stored in electronic format and contains the patients medical records including past prognosis,diet charts,test results and other relevant information.
This is advantageous because these records can be seen anytime either by the physician as well as the patient and can never get lost,misplaced or damaged.