To look for the right EHR for your Behavioral Health practice look for software that is specifically designed for Behavioral Health. It will be very useful as it is customized to the practice needs and workflows offering unique characteristics to treat Behavioral Health issues.

When buying an EHR software specific to Behavioral Health make sure it has the capability to e-Prescribe as it simplifies the prescription process. The right integrated Behavioral Health EHR must be able to provide an alert system that can notify the physician of drug interactions. Furthermore the Behavioral Health EHR software should be able to facilitate the note taking process either through dictation or by handwriting recognition.

Behavioral Health specific EHR features

  • ICD/CPT codes specific to Behavioral Health
  • Handwriting recognition
  • Speech recognition
  • Medication management and alerts
  • GAF chart
  • Mental health intake
  • Physical exam

 Templates specific to Behavioral Health EHR

  • A D H D Med
  • Antipsychotics Med
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Delirium
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dysthymia
  • Emotional Disorder
  • OCD
  • Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Social/Dev Hx
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicide
  • Vertigo