For example, in his clinical work he observed that electronic health record (EHR) systems, while convenient and powerful, are not always as relevant as they could be to clinical care. ... When the hospital implemented electronic health records, for
Tiered formulary copayment systems, education of physicians and patients, prior authorization and step therapy requirements, physician performance measures, and use of electronic health records to notify physicians about formulary status and
Q: On the topic of digitization, you accurately predicted that electronic health records would be a “must-have” for hospitals, but it seems like interoperability moved a little bit more slowly ... A year or two later, Google Health had collapsed and
The analysis does confirm the large role that opioids play in pharmaceutical overdose deaths, as well as the “frequent involvement of drugs typically prescribed for mental health conditions such as benzodiazepines, ... It's important for clinicians to
The October ACP Hospitalist is now available, with a cover story about ransomware attacks on electronic health records.
However, they stressed that the move to electronic health records may lead to increased disposal of paper charts, which in turn may increase the risk of inappropriate handling of personal information. ... Minimizing the printing of documents containing
The issue: Enhancing regional inpatient access to nearby Michigan Medicine, the health arm of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. ... Another challenge is that the hospitals currently use different electronic health records (EHRs), which means that
Researchers performed a retrospective review of patients' electronic health records at two tertiary care hospitals to determine acetaminophen use during hospitalization and potential risk factors for supratherapeutic dosing. ... risk. The author of an
The need for primary care coverage and referrals in hospital- and IDS-owned practices may contribute to the overall difference in compensation,” said Jeffrey Milburn of the MGMA Health Care Consulting ... Specifically, hospital and IDS practices using
The blueprint portrays non-linear advances, with ongoing clinical advances coming to health care. ... Electronic health records will need to become genome-enabled to effectively store, analyze and help clinicians make use of genomic data.