Jan 6th, 2017
Houston, Texas’ MD Anderson Cancer Center will lay off 800-900 employees—5 percent of its workforce—because, hospital officials said, of falling physician productivity thanks to electronic medical records (EMRs). Those to be cut work in administrative and supportive roles, such as billers and clinical employees who don’t work with patients, the hospital said. The Wall Street Journal ...
Apr 30th, 2009
The Mayo Clinic recently joined the growing number of providers, facilities, payers, and internet providers keeping and managing personal medical records on the internet. Advocates for Web-based personal health records (PHR) say the technology is more cost-effective and reduces medical errors. Mayo Joins Growing Online PHR Movement was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin ...