TITLE

GETTING PERSONAL

AUTHOR(S)
Robeznieks, Andis
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;5/21/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 21, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article explains that legal liability are patient-data overload are among issues making physicians uneasy over emergence of personal health records. Michael Zaroukian, chief medical information officer at Michigan State University, explains that the reasons for physicians' concerns include the volume, usefulness, accuracy and completeness of the records physicians receive from patients. Physicians in the U.S. are starting to discuss the creation of standards for personal health records.
ACCESSION #
25299744

 

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