Doctor, 84, is denied her medical license because she can't use a computer



An 84-year-old doctor has been denied her request to regain her medical licence because she can't use a computer. 
Dr Anna Konopka keeps her 300 patients' handwritten medical records in filing cabinets in a 160-year-old New Hampshire office where she has practiced for the last 30 years.
But the state challenged her record keeping, prescribing practices and medical decisions citing her limited computer skills prevent her from using the state's new mandatory electronic drug monitoring program. 
The program established in 2016, requires physicians who prescribe opiates to register in an effort... read more

 
28 November 2017 in Health, Views: 43
Source: Daily Mail
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