Can Electronic Health Records Lower Health Disparities?

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog.

A newly-released study indicates that switching to electronic health records might help close health gaps between black and white Americans. The  study is based on a survey of doctors across the U.S. It includes more than 17,000 primary care visits, during which doctors recorded patients’ blood pressure.

Read more at: http://ow.ly/8r1iz . [Reuters Health News, Jan. 9, 2012 via MedlinePlus.gov]

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