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ECRI’s top health tech hazards for 2020 include EHR errors, alert fatigue, missing MRI data

For its new annual assessment of healthcare technology dangers, the nonprofit safety group ECRI Institute points to misuse of surgical staplers as the top hazard. But a few major health IT risks also round out the list. WHY IT MATTERSECRI’s Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2020 is meant to keep healthcare leaders informed about… Read More »

More Americans likely to oppose Trump in 2020 because of his handling of health care, poll says

More Americans say they are likely to oppose rather than support President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential elections because of his handling of health care, according to a new ABC/Washington Post poll. While 23% of those polled said Trump’s stance on health care would compel them to vote for his reelection, 40% said they… Read More »