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Software Engineering / Health Care / Safety / Security

Prof. Jens H. Weber

Department of Computer Science
University of Victoria

The EHR is not the sharp end of the stick, but…

Electronic Health Records (EHR) are not the first things that come to mind when thinking about technology-caused medical accidents and safety hazards. There is a common believe that EHR software is much less safety critical than software that controls medical devices that are “closer to the heart” of the patient, like infusion pumps, radiology devices, …