Entries by Wayne Crandall

JAMIA study asks: What is the most accurate & efficient way to input data into an EHR?

A recent study conducted by the Journal of American Medical Informatics Association, referenced in the 2018 ONC report, “Strategy on Reducing Regulatory and Administrative Burden Relating to the Use of Health IT and EHRs,” asked a simple but important question: which is a more accurate and efficient way to input data into an EHR—speech recognition software, or manual […]

Don’t Just Complain – Do Something About It!

An article by John Russell in the December 12, 2015 edition of the Chicago Tribune, entitled “Beleaguered by Electronic Record Mandates, Some Doctors Burning Out,” tells an all too familiar story.  Russell says, “More and more, doctors are grumbling that federal mandates are clogging up their days with busy work, turning them into data-entry clerks […]