Physicians spend roughly as many hours on computer work as they do meeting with patients, researchers find

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Physicians spend roughly as many hours on computer work as they do meeting with patients, researchers find

HealthDay (4/11, Dotinga) reports, “Physicians spend roughly as many hours on computer work as they do meeting with patients,” investigators found after researching “the daily habits of nearly 500 US” physicians. According to HealthDay, “the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians and other organizations have complained about the administrative burden physicians face.” The findings were published in Health Affairs.