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HIMSS formulates its Public Policy Principles to serve as guidance for proposed health IT related legislation by the U.S. Congress and state legislatures.
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Using a quantitative descriptive study design, the present operational status of Japanese electronic medical record (EMR) systems and the extent of computerized nursing record adoption in nursing departments are identified. [Yuko Kuroda, Mitsumi Masuda, Kazuaki Fukuda, Hiroaki Yamase, Ryoma Seto,...
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