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Preventing Stress, Avoiding Burnout
Coders may find it hard to believe, but it is possible for coding departments to be tension-free.

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Next-Generation Patient Recruitment for Clinical Trials
Is It Possible to Curtail Copy and Paste?
Prioritize Documentation Backup Plans

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• Are EHRs Harming Patients?

• AMA to Launch Integrated Health Model Initiative

• Officer Who Arrested Utah Nurse Fired

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Interoperability Standards Are Essential, and Someone Has to Create Them

Usability Is Key to Unlocking HIT's Full Potential

ICD-10 Back-to-School Showdown: Rhinovirus vs Enterovirus

Spotlight on Data Analytics

Gain Insight With Predictive Analytics

Discovery Mission

The Evolution of Personalized Cancer Care

By the Numbers


EHR downtime events pose patient safety hazards, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. From a database of 80,381 event reports, researchers identified this number of reports as explicitly describing a safety event associated with an EHR downtime period. Incidents commonly involved patient identification and communication of clinical information. 

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