Record Connection

Walter, Jonathan
April 2011
Governing;Apr2011, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p50
The article focuses on the plan of medical facilities in the U.S. to adopt the electronic health records (EHRs). It states that the plan is part of all-out attempt to both improve interactions between all players on the health-care front, from pharmacies and laboratories and to enhance health results while decreasing costs. According to doctor Mark Braunstein, studies show that doctors do not enforce the systems due to sensible reasons including cost and confusion about the system to choose.


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