Facts & Figures
For the record
Percentage of U.S. hospitals that, as of 2009, had implemented an electronic medical record (EMR) system of any sort
Year the current Dartmouth-Hitchcock (DH) EMR was implemented
Number of patients now in the DH EMR system
Number of EMRs per patient, regardless of how many DH physicians and locations the patient visits
Number of new EMRs created in 2009, just at DH's Lebanon campus
Requests received each year by DH to release EMRs for legal, employment, medical, or other purposes (DH maintains the record and ensures its integrity, but the patient owns it)
Lines of dictation transcribed and entered into DH EMRs each year
Staff members in the DH Health Information Services department
Date when a new, improved DH EMR system goes live
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