Medical Permissions Management needs a steroid boost

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A typical patient portal login, with five OAuth2 authentication options

I am a primary care physician. Like most medical doctors in the U.S., I am disappointed by the the failure of the Healthcare IT industry to provide timely access to critically important patient health data, across platforms, when it is most needed: for example, in emergency rooms, urgent care centers, hospitals, nursing homes, and in primary care and specialists’ offices during transitions of care. We have thrown ungodly amounts of money at the problem, and have issued several rounds of federal mandates to fix it, all to no avail.

Healthcare IT is a…

Charles Kaplan MD

Internal Medicine, Arizona Community Physicians - EMR Interoperability is a Public Health Problem and can be solved

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