Ask HRC: Navigating the RMIS Market
March 13, 2006 | Healthcare Risk, Quality, & Safety Guidance
Electronic event reporting systems—commonly known as risk management information systems (RMIS)—offer many benefits. An effective electronic RMIS can assist healthcare risk managers in prioritizing areas that should be targeted for improvement, reduce under-reporting, and allow for comparison of internal historical performance with external performance information (e.g., comparison with other organizations or with identified "best practices"), when available.
With a variety of options on the market, how is a risk manager to choose? Many HRC members have contacted us with this question, seeking advice on evaluating...