The development of electronic medical records has the potential to revolutionize patients' access to their records, making it possible for patients to review their records securely whenever they want from any ... These physicians were already working in
Health System in Newark, Del., the largest provider for prisons in the state. ... The dearth of electronic health records also impedes clinicians' ability to access and share medical information.
I just don't think that can be overemphasized. I have colleagues that really want to be great immunizers, but very often our electronic health record is not working perfectly. ... So given that over 90% of the physicians who were surveyed are using
Instead, he said that societal and health care system-based changes are needed to motivate physicians to align their behavior with public health concerns. ... Other strategies for change include greater promotion of continuing medical education programs,
The way health care is paid for and delivered in the U.S. ... activities. Dysfunctional electronic health records (EHRs). Internists see the obstacles created by EHRs that do not give them the information they need to support better patient care while
The federal government's substantial incentive program for electronic health records is no reason to rush out and buy one. ... Doctors have asked staff at the Center for Practice Improvement and Innovation whether they have to buy an electronic health
It reflects the magical thinking of the ACP Board of Regents, that through the medical home, accountable care organizations (ACOs), e-prescribing, electronic health records and best practices research, medicine can ... E-prescribing is not universally
An admittedly technophobic internist recounts her first day using an electronic health records. ... practices. Other ACP leaders who have recently transitioned to electronic health records (EHRs) and patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs) shared their
My struggles with our EHR. My group purchased our electronic health records system (EHR) about 5 years ago. ... Topol discusses the benefits and challenges of electronic health Records and health information technology in detail.
Telemedicine encompasses medical technology ranging from electronic health records to e-mails between patients and doctors. ... Medical Branch's (UTMB) electronic health network.