Health and Wellness

Getting Better Health Care

Dr. Steve Feldman MD

Getting Better Health Care – Certifying electronic health record systems

The government is pouring money into encouraging doctors and hospitals to switch to electronic health record systems. A bevy of companies are taking advantage of it. But will these systems work? Will the be secure? Will they be able to communicate with each other? We speak with Dr. Karen Bell, Chair of the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT®).