August 2015 | Oncology Business News®

Electronic Health Records Can Increase Malpractice Liability

August 06, 2015

It may be too early to say whether EHRs have increased or decreased liability for physicians as a whole, but some say the technology generally reduces total medical errors and has no effect on insurance rates.

No Consistency in Value Ascribed to Medical Scribes

July 20, 2015

The rise of electronic medical reporting and value-based standards and measures for improved medical care is supported by the best of intentions, but the implication is that physicians now spend more time behind the computer terminal and less time with patients.