Death By 1,000 Clicks: Where Electronic Health Records Went Wrong
The U.S. government claimed that turning American medical charts into electronic records would make health care better, safer and cheaper. Ten years and $36 billion later, the system is an unholy mess. Inside a digital revolution that took a bad turn.
868彩票地址 No Safety Switch: How Lax Oversight Of Electronic Health Records Puts Patients At Risk
868彩票地址 Special interests and congressional inaction blocked efforts to track the safety of electronic medical records, leaving patients at risk.
Over the past decade, government efforts to create a national system to track and analyze deaths, injuries and other adverse incidents linked to electronic health records repeatedly have failed amid opposition from the technology industry and its supporters in Congress.
868彩票地址KHN’s Fred Schulte talks on C-SPAN with viewers about errors and other problems with computerized health records.
868彩票地址Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), head of the influential 868彩票地址 committee, wants to make it easier to share and store detailed medical histories.
868彩票地址In an interview, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb reacts to a KHN/Fortune investigation of the drawbacks and risks of electronic health records.
868彩票地址KHN senior correspondent Fred Schulte describes a KHN-Fortune investigation into the massive push to track and share patient health care records.
868彩票地址The U.S. government claimed that ditching paper medical charts for electronic records would make health care better, safer and cheaper. Ten years and $36 billion later, the digital revolution has gone awry.