As EHR use grows, so do EHR-related malpractice claims

Poor integration of clinical data, accessibility issues, and user design problems among systems-related claims catalysts,...
Chris Nerney Oct 18, 2017 send mail

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Oct 18, 2017
Poor integration of clinical data, accessibility issues, and user design problems among systems-related claims catalysts, study shows.
Oct 17, 2017
Chris Nerney
The goal is for IHMI to offer healthcare providers a common data model to “collect, organize, exchange and analyze critical data elements.”
Oct 15, 2017
Chris Nerney
Pilot program targeting "the current system inefficiencies of recreating patient health history, faxing copies, and carrying those printed...