Benefits of a Capital Item.
Your boss has asked you to put your skills to work in support of a local community health center. As the Assistant to the CFO you have been tasked with preparing a public statement on the justification of purchasing the electronic medical record. After explaining the benefits of the EMR and making suggestions for ways the benefits can be determined, write a memo to the community health center’s Board of Directors that uses your determinations to justify the purchase of the EMR. Refer to the mini-case on page 340 of the textbook. Create a journal assignment that: ● Explains the benefits of the electronic medical records system (EMR) ● Explains the ways the benefits can be estimated ● Includes a written memo to the community health center’s board of directors that justifies the purchase of the EMR Mini Case Study A federally qualified community health center is implementing an electronic medical record (EMR) costing $35,000 per physician provider. Identify benefits of the EMR and ways the benefits can be estimated to calculate a benefit-cost ratio.