Is your healthcare organization in the midst of EHR replacement? A merger or acquisition? Or, maybe it’s focused on consolidating outdated legacy EHR systems?If you’re creating a system decommissioning plan, the data management vendors you choose to work with are as important as the archiving product being offered. It’s necessary to evaluate both.Here’s a list of absolute essentials to help assess a potential data archiving partner before making a final selection.10 QUALITIES TO LOOK FOR IN A LEGACY DATA ARCHIVING VENDORFocused primarily on healthcareA strong reputation and breadth of experience migrating data from a variety of systemsAble to provide references from like-sized hospitals or health systemsDoes not have a history of litigation or data breachResponsive and easy to do business withRoutinely updates product to ensure high level security of records for the duration of the retention periodDoes minimal to no outsourcing for its extract/transform/load (ETL) workOffers an in-depth legacy system discovery and proposal process that limits future change ordersOffers a systematic on-boarding process and project management methodologyConducts frequent quality checkpoints from extraction through validation to archive deploymentReady to get your legacy data management plan on track with a partner who meets all these criteria? We’re ready to chat.