There is considerable variation in the quality of free-text patient directions in electronic prescriptions.
Case study demonstrates effectiveness of collaborative care model for dementia care.
Institute of Safe Medication Practices indicates risks such as abbreviations and autocorrection.
While ICD-10-CM may be an improvement on an old process, big data is the revolution that has the potential to change health care forever.
Ninety-two percent of doctors state that PA process delays access to care; burden up over past five years.
No significant change in individual or overall annual antibiotic prescribing rates during study period.
Overpayments affect 23 percent of all prescriptionsand are more common with generic drugs.
The US has much higher health care spending rates than other high-income counties.
The three-pronged approach successfully improved physician engagement at one practice.
Medication adherence may be imrpoved by understanding nonadherence in patients and encouraging a change in attitude toward medication.
Uber has a new system that allows physician offices to book rides for patients up to 30 days in advance.
Artificial intelligence may be able to reduce physicians' burdens by saving them time and energy.
Malpractice liability reform would best be analyzed on a specialty-by-specialty basis.
Burnout rates and career satisfaction are both high among neurosurgery residents.
These are the 4 best practices to help prevent health care cyberattacks.
EHRs do not necessarily capture information needed, as interoperability is poor and analytics are often incomplete.
Most people do not believe that professionals including health care providers should be able to refuse service based on their beliefs.
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology is trying to address some issues relating to physician EHR burden.
Feedback and education for pharmacists is effective at reducing prescription writing errors by junior doctors.
Conflict-of-interest statements should be included in medical journals in order to enhance transparency.
Health care spending is rapidly increasing.
New tools have been developed in order to help address physician burnout.
Decreasing physicians' salaries may discourage individuals from entering the healthcare field.
Researchers came up with 7 online tools and apps to help health care professionals reduce stress, burnout, depression, and suicidal thoughts.
This clinician discusses the application of conscious vs unconscious thinking in a medical practice.
EHRs can improve health care, however they also can compromise patient encounters.
There is a growing emphasis on provider responsibility with the increasing focus of the overprescribing of opioids.
Cyberattacks in healthcare are serious, and more cybersecurity is needed.
The automated diagnosis suggestion at the top of the EKG strip is the output of what is known as a decision support system.
The scourge of defensive medicine — the practice of recommending tests or treatments for the purpose of avoiding or mitigating litigation — is discussed in this opinion piece.
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