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How Metadata Works and How it Can Help Your Organization – Part 1

Monday, September 17, 2012

Most RM professionals have probably heard about metadata—but what exactly does it mean and how can it help your organization? There’s a lot of differing information out there, so we’ve put this blog together to help you demystify and apply metadata in a way that will improve your records management. Continue reading


What’s Hot So Far In 2012 – Top 3 Records Management Resources

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

TAB offers all kinds of resources for records management professionals, including On Record, our monthly newsletter – and those subscribers have been busy reading and studying our tools. The most popular downloads of 2012 give valuable strategies for determining the right electronic folders, managing your files in a hybrid environment, and executing a corporate file move. See what your colleagues have been reading! Continue reading


How to Get Ready for an Imaging Project: Part Two

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Starting an imaging project is more than scanning documents. In Part 1 of this series, we looked at your records management requirements for your imaging program and answered 8 questions to determine your organization’s readiness. In Part 2 we’ll help you determine your Imaging Process Requirements before launching your conversion project. Continue reading


How to Get Ready for an Imaging Project: Part One

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Your organization has decided to move forward with converting your documents into an electronic format via an imaging process. But is your RM program ready? Do you know which documents you will be able to discard? Would your converted documents stand up in court Continue reading


Electronic Medical Records vs Paper: Surprising Results

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

In a recent primary care “Practice Challenge” researchers from St. Mary’s Research Centre, MedbASE Research and McGill University challenged participating clinics to review their patients’ records to identify those who would benefit from six different types of evidence-based interventions. Continue reading


4 Tips for Managing Your Electronic Records

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Most organizations now generate large volumes of electronic records, but this doesn’t mean that paper records collections are shrinking. Add storage and technological restraints to the mix and you are faced with a complex RM challenge. To help you successfully manage your electronic records, we’ve put together these 4 tips. Continue reading