New “OurNotes” technology allows patients to be more involved with their healthcare

A study at UCLA is examining the use of a new technology called “OurNotes” which would allow patients to help in their own medical documentations.  Rather than being a passive participants, patients are given electronic copies of their medical records which they can then edit and add to.  This new system has the potential for patients to be more engaged in their healthcare, leading to better knowledge and healthier habits.

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