Brian Yeaman, M.D., CMIO of the 500-bed Norman Regional Health System in Norman, Oklahoma, has important thoughts on where physician documentation needs to go, and on the role of speech recognition in optimizing the documentation process. He also shares lessons learned from the Moore tornado disaster of this spring.

In early June, HCI Editor-in-Chief Mark Hagland interviewed Brian Yeaman, M.D., of the Norman Regional Health System in Norman, Oklahoma. Yeaman has been with the health system since 2008, and has been CMIO there since 2009 (while he continues to practice part-time as a family physician and as a hospitalist).

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Source: Of Physician Documentation—And Disaster Recovery