The Future of Health IT Could be Bright, but More Work is Needed – Health IT Exchange

Ed Burns provides his predictions regarding future focus areas for the health IT industry. These include making EHRs more usable for physicians, increased efforts around security and risk assessments, and an emphasis on improving the patient experience:

We often hear criticism from doctors who say their systems are difficult to use…If we’re going to ask doctors to make technology a central part of delivering care, the technology has to be intuitive, easy to use and lead to clear benefits for the doctor and patient.

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