Efficiency, Organizational

Secretaries' role in EHR Documentation and the Implications of Establishing a Structured EHR System.

Publication Date: 
Aug 12, 2015

Secretaries play an important quality assurance role in today's medical record production. This study aimed to identify quality assurance tasks that a future system cannot easily compensate for when developing a new structured EHR in which the physicians do the writing themselves.

Development of ClickClinica: a novel smartphone application to generate real-time global disease surveillance and clinical practice data.

Publication Date: 
Jul 30, 2013

BACKGROUND: Identification and tracking of important communicable diseases is pivotal to our understanding of the geographical distribution of disease, the emergence and spread of novel and resistant infections, and are of particular importance for public health policy planning.

Tomorrow's transcription tools: what new technology means for healthcare.

Publication Date: 
Aug 13, 2003

The year is 2006, and there are just a few hundred medical transcriptionists (MTs) still transcribing reports, serving only those older physicians who haven't changed with the times--and the times have definitely changed.