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Electronic Health Records Improve VA Hospitals

An article claims Veterans Health Administration System is better than the private sector hospital systems which may be from electronic health records. The article claims the VA hospitals are “safer, more efficient and more technologically advanced than their counterparts in the private sector.” This in turn would reduce medication errors, the article suggests. The article credits Dr. Kenneth Kizer for transforming the VA system through decentralization and introducing the electronic health records.

Read more about Kizer’s hospital transformation here.