TITLE

An Israeli Prescription for American Health Care

AUTHOR(S)
Gillick, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Moment Magazine;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a number of lessons can be learnt by the U.S. from Israel regarding electronic medical records (EMR) inplementation. According to a research by Dr. Steven Simon, a professor at Harvard Medical School, EMRs are used by every single physician in Israel. It discusses the obstacles that are being faced by the U.S. health care system in its transition to EMRs.
ACCESSION #
37552405

 

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