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MER-013: Electronic Health Records

Electronic Health Records: The Wisconsin Medical Society advocates that patients be allowed to opt out from having their records placed on Health Information Exchanges, regardless of how well-intentioned, and supports patient-centered health information technology such as smart cards, which provide clinical benefits of HIT without compromising confidentiality. (HOD, 0418)