Book review: 'Big Brother in the Exam Room' exposes how health information technology is being weaponized
Dr. Jeffrey Singer · Nov 26, 2018
Have doctors become data entry clerks for the government health surveillance system?
As a practicing physician I have long been frustrated with the Electronic Health Record (EHR) system the federal government required health care practitioners to adopt by 2014 or face economic sanctions. This manifestation of central planning compelled many doctors to scrap electronic record systems already in place because the planners determined they were not used “meaningfully.” They were forced to buy a government-approved electronic health system and conform their decision-making and practice techniques to algorithms the central planners deem “meaningful.”
Read more of Dr. Jeffrey Singer’s review of Big Brother in the Exam Room by Samaritan Ministries member Twila Brase here.