Government Studies How to Push Digital Health Records

A federal committee hearing drove home the point that patients want their doctors, and not employers, insurance companies or governments, to host and access patient health records.

At a hearing of a federal committee charged with improving health care through IT, experts laid out the promise and perils of establishing digital health records that patients could access electronically.

This article was originally published on 09-20-2006
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