Giving inpatients access to their electronic health records (EHRs) during hospitalization appeared to improve empowerment and did not seem to affect clinician or nurse workload, according to a small new study. ... Patients used an electronic tablet
Monitoring near misses helps health care agencies to design safe systems for patients without waiting for patients to first suffer adverse events. ... Furthermore, evidence is mounting that more hospitals in New York State are using a variety of safety
Physician satisfaction with electronic health record (EHR) systems has dropped by 44% over the last 5 years, with more than half of respondents reporting dissatisfaction with their EHR systems in a ... technology and electronic health records.
There is no way EMS could have handled it all.”. Electronic health records are critical. ... We were able to quickly get the records over to other facilities where patients had been taken,” said Kim Day, central regional president of the Sisters of
In a fast-paced, interactive session, two speakers reviewed many popular software applications, as well as particularly useful features of electronic health records. ... During the fast-paced, interactive session, the speakers reviewed many other popular
Chan School of Public Health in Boston. Q: What led you to study this issue? ... electronic health records.
FDA panel divided on rosiglitazoneCoumadin samples recalled. Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued final rules defining meaningful use of electronic health records, which physician practices and hospitals ... The other rule,
These include UpToDate, Epocrates, DXplain, Isabel and ACP's Smart Medicine. The ideal would be for these kinds of evidence-based diagnostic aids to be tightly integrated into electronic health records ... Within 5 to 10 years, [electronic health records]
The cover story of our May issue looks at fixing electronic health records, while other articles focus on wayfinding apps, unbefriended patients, and poststroke epilepsy. ... The cover story of our May issue looks at why electronic health records
direct supervision, or is not physically present but is able to be reached immediately by phone or other electronic methods. ... Farnan. For example, electronic health records (EHRs) may be useful to assess how much supervision a trainee needs.