The purchase of an EMR/EHR system is a large investment for a podiatric practice. APMA has provided the Electronic Medical Record Decision Guide For Podiatric Physicians to help you make the best choice for your practice.
In addition, here are some useful links:
Certification Commission for Healthcare Information Technology (CCHIT): CCHIT is a recognized certification body (RCB) for electronic health records and their networks, and an independent, voluntary, private-sector initiative. CCHIT's mission is: To accelerate the adoption of health information technology by creating an efficient, credible and sustainable product certification program.
EHR Scope: EHR Scope is an online database/quarterly publication dedicated to helping physicians/medical professionals find an electronic medical record. EMR Software is becoming essential in the modern world and without proper guidance selecting an EMR/EHR (Electronic Health Record) can be an extremely tedious and time-consuming process. Its goal is to properly match you with an EMR that is most appropriate for your needs.
American Academy of Family Physician (AAFP) Center for Health Information Technology: AAFP is dedicated to increasing the availability and use of low-cost, standards-based information technology among family physicians, nationally, and internationally, through consultative, educational, and outreach activities.