Physician--patient consensus on health information technology priorities

Vogel, Lauren
March 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/8/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 4, pE231
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the results of Markle Survey on Health in a Networked Life 2010 by not-for-profit organization Markle Foundation. The survey indicates that both patients and physicians preferred computerized methods for sharing health information and agreed on accessibility, portability, and privacy requirements for information technology in increasing the health care quality in the U.S. Majority of physicians and patients agreed that sharing of information would reduce medical errors.


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