A new study shows that only about 44% of doctors use EHRs and not even 10% meet meaningful use requirements. How long will it take for patients to have even that crappy level of access?
Although most docs are clearly only at the beginning of the meaningful use journey, most patients haven’t even left the gate. How long will it take for 43.5 percent of patients to have even the most basic access to this kind of health data in an electronic format? There’s a clue in the chart. To make progress with getting access for patients, we need to move “sharing health data with patients” from last place to first.
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