EHR designed specifically for Sleep Medicine will have medical content that is specific to Sleep Medicine. Sleep Medicine specialists that are engaged in treating sleep disorders will need to have detailed Pulmonology and Neurological data. For example EHR Software designed specifically for Sleep Medicine will require having data included from pulmonary tests such as EEGs. This will help the Sleep Medicine specialist to treat patients with sleep disorders with all the relevant information present at hand. Portability which is a key factor in EHR systems allow specialists to access the medical records from sleep clinics, office exam rooms and home care sites.

Sleep Medicine specific EHRs have the ability to include consultation, referrals, appointment and billing modules. Features of Sleep Medicine specific EHR allows specialists and practice staff to spend more time on the patients rather than focusing on time consuming details.

Features of Sleep Medicine specific EHR

  • Consultation reports
  • Diagnostic integration
  • Disease care review
  • Epworth sleepiness scale
  • Sleep lab electronic data
  • Polysomnography diagnostic

Templates used in Sleep Medicine specific EHR

  • Bedwetting
  • Bruxism
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Hypoxia
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Parasomnia
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Septoplasty
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Medicine Patient Education
  • Sleep Paralysis
  • Sleep Talking
  • Sleep Terror
  • Sleep Walking
  • Snoring
  • Somnolence

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