Physicians on issues causing EHR outage at their practice or hospital 2017

If you have experienced an EHR outage at your practice or hospital, which of these common issues caused it?

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Apr 24, 2018
Physicians on issues causing EHR outage at their practice or hospital 2017 This statistic shows physicians' views on the common issues resulting into an EHR outage in a practice or a hospital based on their experience, according to a survey conducted on May 29, 2017, among physicians worldwide. Some 43 percent of the survey respondents stated that internet connectivity problems was the main cause for an EHR outage.
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If you have experienced an EHR outage at your practice or hospital, which of these common issues caused it?

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Percentage of respondents
Breach/third party hack6%
Hardware malfunction22%
Internet connectivity problems43%
Other/unknown8%
Power failure22%
Software malfunction49%
I have not experienced an EHR outage12%
Percentage of respondents
Breach/third party hack6%
Hardware malfunction22%
Internet connectivity problems43%
Other/unknown8%
Power failure22%
Software malfunction49%
I have not experienced an EHR outage12%
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Apr 24, 2018
This statistic shows physicians' views on the common issues resulting into an EHR outage in a practice or a hospital based on their experience, according to a survey conducted on May 29, 2017, among physicians worldwide. Some 43 percent of the survey respondents stated that internet connectivity problems was the main cause for an EHR outage.
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