Every screen’s got 50 different things, you know, that are changing. It slows me down.
We have Dragon, which you have to be careful of, because I just [dictated] a “Patient’s prostate is bothering him” and it turned out
“Patient’s prostitute is bothering him.”
I can end up going to court with that stuff.
— Primary care physician
Rand Corporation, 2013: Factors Affecting Physician Professional Satisfaction and Their Implications for Patient Care, Health Systems, and Health Policy.
Average, five-year total cost of ownership for an in-house EHR system
($58,000 for web-based EHR system).
-Office of the Chief Medical Officer of the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health Information Technology in Washington, June, 2013
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