Hospital doctors in South Australia got tired of waiting for the rollout of the state’s $422 million electronic medical record (EMR) system so they created their own using Microsoft Word at almost no cost. SA Health’s much-vaunted Enterprise Patient Administration System (EPAS) was first announced in late 2011 but has been delayed by a myriad ...
Doctors use Microsoft Word to build a $49 hospital electronic record system
By David Rowley
14 May 2019