Cost benefit calculation of EHR systems

It’s discouraging to read that more than half of physicians say the costs of electronic health records systems outweigh the financial benefits. But it’s also heartening to see that, in the survey of 1,200 employed and independent physicians, most agree the benefits to patient care do justify the investment. Reminds me of the much-spoofed MasterCard commercial: […]

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UK hospital goes paperless

East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust will use Harris Healthcare’s Clinical Integration Platform to create a paperless and mobile clinical environment. The trust has signed a pilot agreement for 500 licenses, and plans to use the clinical portal to gather patient information from different clinical systems that currently work in isolation. These systems include […]

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