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The Pitfalls of Electronic Medical Records
Patient-doctor relationships move toward more record keeping, less patient care. I had reason to look online at my electronic medical records recently. The errors were shocking and misleading. Getting them corrected isn’t so simple either. Is your doctor …
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HMO RIGS PATIENTS’ ELECTRONIC “MEDICAL” RECORDS, ABNORMAL TEST RESULTS WARNING ARE DELETED
Robert Finney, Ph.D., was Hewlett-Packard’s Health Care Cost Containment Manager. Jacquelyn Finney was a federal Medicare fraud investigator. Dr. Finney is the author of “HOW TO PLAY HMO HARDBALL: The Patient’s Self-Protection Manual.” HMO Profit …
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After OPM hack, dump idea of centralized electronic medical records
Send the idea to the death panel. Electronic medical records were supposed to save doctors’ time and improve results by putting your entire medical history in one place. Two major problems. First, it doesn’t work. What takes a physician a couple of …
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Ebola, Electronic Medical Records and Epic Systems
A Dallas hospital’s bizarre bungle of the first U.S. case of Ebola leaves me wondering: Is someone covering up for a crony billionaire Obama donor and her controversy-plagued, taxpayer-subsidized electronic medical records company? Last week, Texas Health …
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