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NURSING 2 Pros and cons for the case study situation The case study has the pro of giving a new experience to the patients. Compared to the traditional method of keeping medical records on the reports of patients, the new personal health records (PHRs) create a chance for individuals to access the information that they need without having to go to the doctors or physicians (Hebda & Czar, 2013). The strategy helps in reducing costs and improving quality of care and satisfaction of patients since they can access their individualized information. Therefore, the patient can access the information online and discuss it with family members and make informed decisions. However, the practice has the cons of data quality, which is questionable since the standards are rarely followed. Further, privacy and security rules may not be followed on patient information. There is also the issue of technology
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  • Summer '17
  • Health care provider, Electronic health record, Personal health record

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