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EHR trade group issues code of conduct to improve patient safety
Modern Healthcare

Getting out front of possible federal regulation of their industry and its products, a trade group representing more than 40 developers of electronic health-record systems

issued an EHR Developer Code of Conduct. By signing on, vendors would commit to dropping “gag clauses” that hinder patient-safety reporting and promise the smooth transfer of data from their products to another vendor’s.

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