As part of our continuing series of TweetChats, Physician’s Weekly, along with co-host Dr. Nicholas DiNubile, hosted the latest #PWChat on May 24 to discuss “EHRs: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly.”

Dr. DiNubile is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. He is also a clinical assistant professor of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. DiNubile has been chosen in “Best Doctors in America” as well as “Guide to America’s Top Surgeons.”

Joined by other physicians and interested patients, we debated topics such as whether or not EHRs are a good investment, potential benefits of EHRs, how to achieve the potential benefits of EHRs, what has kept these benefits from being widely achieved, and much more; so much more that we didn’t get to all the questions, so:

Read the second part of this #PWChat here.



Below is a recap of the discussion. Follow the full transcript on Twitter.

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