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Sharing Psychiatry EHR Data Cuts Readmission Rates
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1/15/2013 | 5:57:14 AM
re: Sharing Psychiatry EHR Data Cuts Readmission Rates
This article makes a good case for no longer hiding psychiatric information on medical records. I understand the extra sensitivity around the subject, but at the end of the day if you're able to provide better care by having the full-view and all information about a particular patient, then I believe the records should be shared. At the end of the day you need to be able to trust your physicians with your conditions, regardless of what they may be.

Jay Simmons
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