Medical Records

Language Used in Medical Record Can Affect Patient Care

Language Used in Medical Record Can Affect Patient Care

Stigmatizing language used in medical records to describe patients can influence medical students and residents in terms of their attitudes towards the patient and their clinical decision-making.

Sharing Passwords for Medical Records Common Among Medical Staff

Sharing Passwords for Medical Records Common Among Medical Staff

The researchers found that nearly three-quarters of respondents reported that they had obtained the password of another medical staff member.

AMA President Wants Doctor Input On Electronic Health Records

AMA President Wants Doctor Input On Electronic Health Records

Doctors encouraged to share stories, e-mail Congress members.

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