Nearly half of patient medical information is still transmitted by paper-based fax, according to an IDG QuickPulse report on paperless fax software and technology. But there are disadvantages to paper-based patient record management including clinical inefficiencies, labor-intensive processes, limited access to medical information about patients at the point of care and slow care coordination between providers. The future is a paperless healthcare system.
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The Future of Fax in Healthcare Is Paperless
This report highlights research from a survey that reveals fax is at a crossroad where more than two-thirds of respondents say they believe paper fax technology should be phased out, but only 4 percent say all faxing should be eliminated. Learn why digital fax plays a vital role in the secure exchange of patient medical information and what is the future of fax in healthcare.