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ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORD
The Voorhes for Fortune
Death By 1,000 Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong
Kaiser Health News
, Editorial Partner
An investigation reveals alarming reports of patient deaths and serious injuries tied to software glitches and user errors in record-keeping systems across the country.
Courtesy Abby Norman
‘Minor’ Errors In Medical Records Can Have Major Consequences
, Guest Writer
We have a long way to go in assessing -- and addressing -- the safety and efficacy of electronic medical records.
Let Doctors Be Doctors
Adam Wolfberg, M.D.
Physician, author, entrepreneur
It's 3 a.m. My patient just delivered a healthy baby boy. She's exhausted but thrilled. Her husband is just thrilled. I'm
9 Reasons Doctors Hate Their EMR
Dike Drummond MD
CEO & Founder TheHappyMD.com
The results of the Physician Satisfaction Study, sponsored by the RAND corporation and the AMA, became available last week. One of the biggest items found to interfere with physician satisfaction is the current state of electronic medical records documentation.
GOP senators call for overhaul of electronic health records program
Center for Public Integrity
One of the country's oldest nonpartisan, nonprofit investigati...
But the report asserts that the Obama administration's push to use billions of dollars in stimulus money helping doctors
Personal Health Records -- The New Game of Telephone
I know there are many tools developed and being developed out there to create my master personal health record. Whether my record is on a disc, on a card, in the cloud or on some yet-undefined system, the goal is to get our records online.
To Build a Bridge
Linda P. Fried
Dean and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Columbia Universi...
We need to create the infrastructure for a new kind of health system: one that brings clinic and community together.
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