Patient medical records are vital to providing comprehensive care. To properly support physicians, EMR software must be accessible, accurate, and interoperable at all costs. So why are preventable medical errors the third most common cause of death in the United States?
Patient engagement is identified as a major priority over the next 5 years for healthcare practices. However, an industry snapshot reveals that this fails to be the case. This article summarizes the importance of patient accessibility along with potential solutions such as teledermoscopy services.