Physicians and EHRs: A Bibliography

In the August issue we published a selected bibliography of research and writing on EHRs in physician practices. This is the extended version, as promised in the print issue. “Physicians View Use of EMRs as Part of New Business Model.” Capitation Management Report 12, no. 4 (Apr. 2005): 46–8, 37. Adler, Kenneth G. “How to Select an Electronic Health Record System.” Family Practice Management 12, no. 2 (Feb. 2005): 55–62. Adler,...

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Survey Seeks Definitive Look at EHR Adoption

As EHRs take center stage in the healthcare movement, numerous surveys have attempted to determine their rate of use, affect on quality, and the barriers to their implementation. The results usually agree in general, but the exact numbers they produce can differ greatly. One reason is that even objective studies can be unscientific. The Institute for Health Policy (IHP) wanted a definitive answer on how many physicians were using...

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