New York Times Interviews Ashish Jha on the Transition to Digital Patient Records

A government-led effort to digitize patient health records has been criticized at times for being everything from a handout to greedy tech companies to the advance guard of socialism.Credit Gary Kazanjian/Associated Press
A government-led effort to digitize patient health records has been criticized at times for being everything from a handout to greedy tech companies to the advance guard of socialism. Credit Gary Kazanjian/Associated Press

In recent years, the push for digitizing medical records has become a priority. However, will transitioning completely from paper to electronic data keeping make way for better quality and care? Visit the New York Times article to learn more about Dr. Jha’s findings and speculations.