Change is Hard

There are many ways to describe the challenge of change. Some have likened the conversion of paper charts to EHRs as one of the most difficult cultural adjustments for individuals — and their practices.

Dr. Richard Baron — in his keynote address for the American College of Physician’s Internal Medicine 2011 meeting on April 7  — highlighted the video below to put our 21st century concerns into context. Enjoy.

This post is the personal opinion of the author and does not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the American College of Physicians (ACP). ACP does not endorse a specific EHR brand or product and ACP makes no representations, warranties, or assurances as to the accuracy or completeness of the information provided herein.


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