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Bay Area nurses complain about Sutter’s electronic medical records
Sacramento Business Journal

Nurses are complaining about a new EPIC medical records system at Sutter Health’s East Bay hospitals has caused problems with safe care and put patients at risk, according to the California Nurses Association. Nurses cited a variety of serious problems with the new system in more than 100 reports filed by registered nurses at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center campuses in Berkeley and Oakland. This is not just happening at Sutter, the union acknowledges.