Not so fast

Daly, Rich
November 2011
Modern Healthcare;11/14/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 46, p6
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The article focuses on a report issued by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) about the intersection of information technology (IT) and patient safety. According to the IOM report, there is a need to create a new agency to probe deaths, injuries and unsafe conditions associated with health IT. It pointed out the lack of information for assessing dangers accurately. Examples were also included in the report highlighting the significance of health IT implementation.


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