1) Security is one of the most important benefits of web-based EMR software. This software meets the requirements of the HIPAA while also offering more security than many small clinics can provide themselves.Data protection is vital in today’s society and the vendor of the software system is responsible for ensuring data is protected at all levels from hardware malfunctions to software issues. All data is backed-up by a sophisticated software program as well.
2) Hassle-free: Provided server maintenance is also a huge benefit to web-based software. The provider of the software program takes care of server maintenance so that you can focus on what you do best, take care of your patients.You also do not have to worry about installing the program or upgrading your system yourself. This and their associated tasks are handled by the vendor of the web-based EMR software program.
3) The initial investment for web-based EMR software is much lower compared to other systems. This is because you do not have to purchase hardware, servers, or software that can be very expensive. The initial investment is very low and the monthly fee incurred to utilize the system can be written off as a monthly operating cost.