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Can a Doctor's Smartphone App Thwart Lawsuits?

Defensive medicine is a major headache for physicians and costly for the healthcare system. After being embroiled in a lawsuit, a New Jersey physician launched a smartphone app to help improve communication between doctor and patient and derail potential litigation.

1 comments on "Can a Doctor's Smartphone App Thwart Lawsuits?"
Richard Berdelle (6/24/2012 at 6:07 PM)

This has nothing to do with defensive medicine unless placing a note in the chart about phone call in which patient told to go to ER is defensive medicine