NIST Electronic Health Record (EHR) Usability Draft

Today, Carl from EHR Selector sent me over the draft NIST guidelines for EHR Usability. I’ll embed the document below. I’ve written a bunch of times about EMR Usability on EMR & HIPAA. I think the topic is incredibly important. Although, I can’t help but wonder if a document like this might be more usable in another format other than 108 page PDF file. I haven’t had a chance to read much of it yet, but here it is:

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of the, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference,, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.