SPOTLIGHT: The upside of EMRs

Dr. Rahul Parikh, a Kaiser Permanente physician and columnist for, contradicts some of the naysayers in the mainstream media with an EMR success story for a wide audience. Writing in the Los Angeles Times, Parikh discusses how Kaiser's Epic Systems EMR has made him more efficient, eliminated the endless phone tag that plagues so many other practices and, most importantly, helps him provide safer and more thorough care. Op-ed