Robert Pearl, M.D. who wears many hats at Kaiser Permanente-affiliated medical groups and is current chairman of the Council of Accountable Physician Practices, highlights a signficant problem with new health care technology: designers are afraid to offer advice. But the often-derided electronic health record presents great opportunity, says Pearl, who is executive director and CEO, the Permanente Medical Group; president and CEO, Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group; co-CEO, the Permanente Federation, LLC.
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Permanente leader Robert Pearl, M.D., says electronic health records offer great opportunities — but their designers are often afraid to offer advice.
December 15, 2016