CMA urges overhaul of electronic health records strategy

Kondro, Wayne
November 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 16, pE743
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the initiative to improve electronic medical records (EMRs) strategy in Canada. Canadian Medical Association (CMA) president Jeff Turnball stresses the significance to accelerate adoption of health information technology (HIT) in health care to improve patient care and better outcomes. It also notes that the CMA has recommended multimillion Canadian dollars to bring all Canadian physicians up to electronic speed.


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