Use of EMR functionalities among Canadian specialist physicians 2018

Percentage of Canadian specialist physicians that use select functionalities of electronic medical records as of 2018

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 22, 2019
Use of EMR functionalities among Canadian specialist physicians 2018 This statistic shows the percentage of specialist physicians that utilized select functionalities of electronic medical records (EMR) in Canada as of 2018. According to the data, 74 percent of physicians electronically entered/retrieved patient notes at that time.
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Percentage of Canadian specialist physicians that use select functionalities of electronic medical records as of 2018

Percentage of physicians
Electronically enter/retrieve patient notes74%
Generate a prescription with your EMR35%
Send patient referrals to specialists or other care providers32%
Electronic warnings for drug/dose interactions26%
Can you electronically exchange patient clinical summaries with any doctors outside your practice19%
Receive electronic confirmation of scheduled appointments for patients I have referred18%
Generate reports for quality improvement/aduit purposes other than billing15%
Receive electronic messages/clinical notes from a community pharmacy to request a prescription refill or clarification13%
Seek advice (e-consultation) with specialists across your region/province/territory to inform clinical decision making/or determine referral appropriateness10%
Generate lists of patients who are due or overdue for tests or preventive care (e.g., flu, vaccine due)6%
Percentage of physicians
Electronically enter/retrieve patient notes74%
Generate a prescription with your EMR35%
Send patient referrals to specialists or other care providers32%
Electronic warnings for drug/dose interactions26%
Can you electronically exchange patient clinical summaries with any doctors outside your practice19%
Receive electronic confirmation of scheduled appointments for patients I have referred18%
Generate reports for quality improvement/aduit purposes other than billing15%
Receive electronic messages/clinical notes from a community pharmacy to request a prescription refill or clarification13%
Seek advice (e-consultation) with specialists across your region/province/territory to inform clinical decision making/or determine referral appropriateness10%
Generate lists of patients who are due or overdue for tests or preventive care (e.g., flu, vaccine due)6%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 22, 2019
This statistic shows the percentage of specialist physicians that utilized select functionalities of electronic medical records (EMR) in Canada as of 2018. According to the data, 74 percent of physicians electronically entered/retrieved patient notes at that time.
Show more
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