Tag: University of Pennsylvania


Physicians face psychological factors in admitting errors

May 23, 2017

Via: FierceHealthcare

The healthcare industry has made strides to encourage physicians to report medical errors, but there’s still a failure to deal with the social psychology that goes along with making a mistake. Physicians and other healthcare workers can feel fear, shame […]


An EHR wish list for putting genetic data to work

November 16, 2016

Via: FierceHealthcare

As genetic testing becomes more common, clinicians are trying to determine how best to use the information at the point of care. “Repeated genetic test results generated over many months or years are impossible to synthesize into a coherent representation […]