Frontline Account: Physician Partners: An Antidote to the Electronic Health Record

Abstract

The modern medical record was originally developed in the 1920s as a way for physicians to briefly document patients’ medical conditions and plans for treating them. It was a means of jogging the memory so that solo practitioners could care for thousands of patients and quickly get up to speed on the major issues affecting each. Records were handwritten… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11606-016-3727-x

1 Figure or Table

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics