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Health IT Tip of the Day: Fixing physician dissatisfaction with EHRs

August 2015
Becker's Health IT & CIO Review

There's a long history of physician dissatisfaction with clinical information systems, which currently is being voiced through the AMA's #FixEHR campaign.

Paul Brient, CEO of PatientKeeper in Waltham, Mass.: Physician frustration stems from the fact that, compared to the paper records that most doctors "grew up" using, EHRs are productivity and efficiency inhibitors — the exact opposite of what computerization is supposed to do. Here are five common issues that hospital CIOs should be sensitive to.

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