Georgia residents who work in the field of medicine may know about the problems that arise with electronic health records. These problems can prove a detriment to provider satisfaction and clinical effectiveness. According to new research from Pew Charitable Trusts, pediatric safety is often impacted as well.
Hospital-acquired infections can cause big problems for patients. Given this, the numbers from a CDC survey are encouraging. These numbers suggest that recent years have seen a decrease in the likelihood of patients at American hospitals developing infections.