Attention CIOs: It's Time to Fix EHRs
Healthcare Tech Outlook
There's a long history of physician dissatisfaction with clinical information systems. Many hospitals are mired in the muck of physician resistance to inpatient EHRs -- systems that have left doctors less productive, less efficient and more frustrated. The impediments to physician workflow created by typical EHRs demand attention now from those on the front lines of IT, in particular hospital CIOs.
Here are three common issues with current EHR systems that hospital IT executives should be sensitive to.