A perk of Medicare for all: More time for doctors and patients Print
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Monday, 09 December 2019 18:01

Rani Marx, MD and James G. Kahn, PhD offer an interesting commentary in KevinMD on Dec. 6:
...discussions of health care financing miss one critical issue that patients and providers desperately care about: sufficient time to communicate with each other. Presidential candidates focus on cost, policies, and logistics of implementation. But no one talks about how proposed plans will fix a big problem in the doctor's office: the amount of time doctors must spend attending to the computer - the electronic health record (EHR) - rather than the patient.
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