This 3-min video explains how electronic health records (EHRs) and other health information technology (health IT) is upgrading our healthcare system--converting paper records to electronic files and making sure your health information is available when and where it's needed. Visit www.HealthIT.gov/... to watch the video.
Flujo de trabajo social: Del papel a la nube
Paper Records More Susceptible to Breach Than Any Other Medium - The focus seems to be on electronic records HIPAA violations; however the truth is paper violations happen more frequently. According to the HHS for the period of May 17 to June 17 there were a total of 45 breaches that involved paper; this is a stark contrast 3 breaches using Electronic Medical Records, 5 utilizing Email and 15 Network Server/Hacking incidents.