Electronic Medical Records at Sky Ridge

While you are a patient at Sky Ridge Medical Center, you receive your medications through an Electronic Medication Administration Record known as eMAR. Hospitals that use eMAR have successfully reduced medication errors by 88%.

Your nurse scans each of your medications — similar to the scanning process at the grocery store — as well as your identification band. This ensures that we have the:

  • Right Patient
  • Right Medication
  • Right Dose
  • Right Route
  • Right Time
  • Right Allergy Identification