Dec 13, 2013
Medical Records Reach the Age of the Computer
Posted on Sep 24, 2013
At last, patient documents are becoming paperless; the European Union and Israel are in the middle of a dispute over soldiers sent to stop diplomats from giving aid to Palestinians; meanwhile, Canada could give the U.S. a few tips on how to recover from the worst recession since the Great Depression. These discoveries and more below.
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