Latest Electronic Patient Record News

Medical students track former patients’ electronic health records, study says
CHICAGO, July 26 (UPI) –Although it is suspected to be largely for educational purposes, researchers in a recent study say the following of patient electronic health records as part of training poses ethical questions for the handling of those records.
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Electronic medical records after Google Health’s failure
The opinions expressed are their own. It may seem that the viability of electronic health records looks dismal after the failure of Google Health, yet in integrated health systems around the country they have been implemented and utilized by patients.
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What is an Electronic Patient Record?
Astronomers have discovered the hottest known exoplanet; its surface temperature is hotter than that of most stars. more… An electronic patient record is a file kept on a computer that keeps vital information about the patient’s current health and history.