Google Health Accused of Inaccuracy in Electronic Medical Records

Nicholas Kolakowski reports:

Google Health, Google’s healthcare IT solution, has been called to task by physicians who say the billing information it uses for some patients’ electronic medical records can give an inaccurate picture of their health condition. Since rolling out in Feb. 2008, Google Health has been aligned to compete against Microsoft’s healthcare IT offerings, as well as sites such as WebMD.

Read the full story in eWeek.

Update: I just found another good overview article on the general issue of inaccuracies in PHRs on iHealthBeat.

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