SPOTLIGHT: iPhone EHR trial

We'd heard the rumors that Apple was working to take advantage of the fact that so many physicians have spent their own money on iPhones, and we knew that Apple had convened a meeting in Chicago not too long ago among a number of healthcare software companies. Now, courtesy of The Medical Quack blog, we learn that the company has turned to its Silicon Valley base--Stanford Hospital and Clinics--to test a mobile version of the Epic Systems EHR. If only we could get some confirmation on the reports that Apple is working on a tablet computer that would incorporate many of the features that has made the iPhone so popular. FierceMobileHealthcare

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