As use of EHRs increases, so too does the potential for fraud. The use of electronic health records (EHRs) is expanding at a rapid pace, and so is the opportunity for fraud involving these systems. An EHR is a digital version, or database, of a patient’s paper charts. The systems…
In my job, I wear many hats. I am an auditor, a physician educator, a consultant, an author, and an auditing instructor. In these roles, I hear a common concern regarding the use of electronic health records (EHRs): that of cloning, or copying and pasting, records.  It is important first…