E-mail Communication Between Pediatricians and Their Patients
- Robert S. Gerstle, MD,
- and Task Force on Medical Informatics
This report addresses specific e-mail patient communication issues relevant to pediatricians and their appropriate use of e-mail in the office setting. The report briefly reviews: 1) e-mail privacy and security concerns; 2) e-mail in the office environment; 3) the legal status of e-mail; and 4) available e-mail technologic solutions.
- Copyright © 2004 by the American Academy of Pediatrics