Five ways to maximize EHR use

Electronic health records promised to save time but instead, findings show that primary care physicians spend almost 6 hours a day on them.“EHRs are zapping into our soul, zapping into our personal time with family,” Richard M. Wardrop III, MD, PhD, professor and vice chair of education and faculty development at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, said during a presentation at the 2019 ACP Internal Medicine Meeting.In a recent poll, 870 physicians were asked to give EHRs a score from 0 to 100 based on usability. The mean score was 45.9, giving EHRs an F grade, or “notRead More

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