Representative Michael Burgess Outlines Benefits of EHR Revolution, Privacy Concerns

Representative Michael Burgess Outlines Benefits of EHR Revolution, Privacy Concerns

The Congressman and practicing physician discusses the challenges around reconciling privacy legislation with nationwide EHR systems, and the benefits of AI for healthcare.

Rep. Michael Burgess discusses the complexities of implementing electronic health records systems while contending with differential state-level privacy laws. Burgess also details the promise of artificial intelligence to streamline patient care for conditions requiring frequent testing and modulation like type 1 diabetes, as well as the importance of technical literacy among legislators.

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