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Physician liability in the age of data reliance and errors.

Montesantos L. Ann Health Law Life Sci. 2022;31(Spring):179-215.

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March 16, 2022

Montesantos L. Ann Health Law Life Sci. 2022;31(Spring):179-215.

Health information technologies (HIT) and advanced learning systems, if poorly designed, used, maintained, integrated, or accessed, harbor the potential for failure across the systems they support. This legal discussion argues for federal standards to establish levels of accountability for physicians who use HIT systems and assign liability, should use result in patient harm.