In EHR age, physicians long to restore medicine’s personal t
The qualitative study provides context to a recent time-motion study conducted by experts at the AMA, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Sharp End Advisory and the Australian Institute of Health Innovation at Macquarie University in Sydney. That study, published in Annals of Internal Medicine this summer, found that physicians spend nearly two hours on electronic health record (EHR) and other clinical desk work for every hour of direct face-to-face time with patients....