“All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.” – Arthur Schopenhauer German philosopher (1788 – 1860)
The transition from “Open Notes” being a fringe concept to being self-evident is rapidly taking place catalyzed by a recently released study on Open Notes. That is, the idea that patients would be able to see their doctor’s notes. Like most people, I simply assumed that the doctor’s notes were “theirs”. Not only did I not fully appreciate the potential value, I thought it would be something that doctors would strongly resist.
Read David Chase’s article here.