What revolution?: The electronic medical record: Part 1

Berliner, Neil
September 2006
Pharmaceutical Representative;Sep2006, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p44
The article analyses the introduction of electronic medical records in the U.S. There are various difficulties in the entry of such records in American medical system. Physicians don't like changes, they like to do things the way they have been doing. The installation of electronic records requires huge investment. Besides the difficulties, medical professionals will be able to access and share critical health and treatment information electronically.


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