Identifying Electronic Health Record Contributions to Diagnostic Error in Ambulatory Settings Through Legal Claims Analysis

JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Apr 3;6(4):e238399. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.8399.
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Plain language summary

This qualitative study analyzes closed legal claims data to determine whether problems with electronic health records are associated with diagnostic errors, in which part of the diagnostic process errors occur, and the specific types of errors that occur.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Ambulatory Care
  • Diagnostic Errors / prevention & control
  • Electronic Health Records*
  • Humans
  • Insurance Claim Review*