The forecast for electronic health record access: Partly cloudy

  title={The forecast for electronic health record access: Partly cloudy},
  author={Brian Coats and Subrata Acharya},
  journal={2013 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining (ASONAM 2013)},
The mounting pressure to enable widespread access to electronic health record systems is being felt by healthcare providers. The federal government's Meaningful Use incentives are reason alone for providers to address this significant usability issue. As the healthcare industry considers solutions, attention should be given to the Cloud and the considerable investment that has been made related to the establishment of digital identities and making them interoperable across heterogeneous systems… CONTINUE READING