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8 ways for doctors to improve computer use in care delivery

July 26, 2017

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Bad habits could jeopardize physician-patient relationships and cause safety concerns.

Computer manners matter

Physicians who get preoccupied with entering data into an electronic health record during a patient visit can hurt the doctor-patient relationship and potentially endanger patients, contends Richard Frankel, a medical sociologist at Regenstrief Institute who studies physician use of their computer during medical exams.

 

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